Category Archives: engagement

Engagement Shoot Hike – Katie and Tommy

This was not the easiest engagement shoot, but it was one of the most scenic!  We hiked back to the spot of the proposal to capture a location and activity that Katie and Tommy enjoy as a couple, along with their dog, Oscar.   It was certainly an adventure and the pictures are so uniquely them. Props […]

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Old Town Alexandria Engagement Pictures – Sarah and Matt

Had so much fun capturing this great couple’s engagement pictures, along with their beloved dog, Troy.  He was a really good sport in traipsing around Old Town Alexandria.   It’s so heartwarming to be able to see so obviously a couple’s love and respect for each other, and how much they enjoy doing life together. […]

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What makes a finished picture? Behind the scenes look at the process.

Unless you’re a professional photographer, I’m sure it’s a bit of a mystery what happens to pictures – if anything – between the camera and a framed portrait on your wall. Today, a professional photographer is the lab, the retoucher and sometimes the printer too.  Digital photography certainly allows more creative control over each image, […]

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Washington DC Cherry Blossom Engagement Photos – Tiffany and Rod

Cherry blossoms and diamonds just go together.  So a cherry blossom engagement shoot is a perfect fit! We had the most beautiful day for Tiffany and Rod’s Washington, DC engagement session.  With a short engagement after many years of dating, I’m so glad this photogenic couple made time for engagement pictures.  Over time, they will treasure […]

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Washington DC Engagement Photographer – Angela and Josh

I always enjoy meeting couples who are getting married elsewhere but want to capture their dating relationship in Washington, DC.  I am both thrilled that they are making it a priority to document this amazing time as they plan to spend the rest of their lives together, and honored to be the one to create […]

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