Category Archives: portraits

Arlington Headshot Photographer – Beth

Beth is a realtor in North Arlington and needed new headshots for her growing business.  I was happy to work with her to create these beautiful portraits to tell her new clients that she is the perfect person to help them with their home search or sale. Makeup and hair styling by the wonderful Cameron Tull. […]

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Old Town Alexandria Maternity Photographer – Laura and Trevor

I photographed this sweet couple’s wedding, and what a joy to celebrate the next step with them as they begin their family.  I caught up with Laura and Trevor in Old Town Alexandria for maternity pictures.  They were anticipating a boy – or a girl – in four weeks.  However, baby Marie made an early […]

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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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Leesburg, VA Family Photographer at 48 Fields

This family of 5 ventured out to the country with me to 48 Fields near Leesburg for family pictures.  The country property is an old dairy farm that another photographer generously allowed us to use.  It was so nice to be able to shoot during those golden light hours in the evening and to set […]

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Meadowlark Gardens Family Pictures – Vienna, VA

I just love capturing families as they grow!  It all began with an engagement pictures, followed by a wedding day, then came newborn and family photos.  Such adorable kids!  You may remember Savannah from her baby pictures last fall.  Now, just before she’s crawling well, was the perfect time for family pictures.  Two active small children. […]

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