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Sage and Molly.The Best Abs Ever. | Virginia Family Photographer

My favorite thing about being a photographer is getting to know people and hearing their stories. I love experiencing the varied and unique ways people are made. I’m intrigued by the array of talents, propensities, and interests people have and how those things fit together to make each of us who we are. I love being inspired by acts of love and selflessness, and I know … Continue reading Sage and Molly.The Best Abs Ever. | Virginia Family Photographer

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A Nine-Mile Hike. Virginia Photographer

Sometimes the thing you think you shouldn’t be doing with your day is exactly what you should be doing. That’s how Saturday was for me. My youngest daughter, Madison, organized a nine-mile hike, four hours away from our home with several Irish dancers from different parts of Virginia. Originally she had three adult drivers for the group leaving Virginia Beach, but two had to cancel leaving … Continue reading A Nine-Mile Hike. Virginia Photographer

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Justin and Sydney are Married. 04.09.16 | Norfolk Wedding Photographer

Saturday’s weather was unpredictable in Norfolk, VA, but the beauty and love found at Justin and Sydney’s wedding was not. Justin and Sydney were married in the gorgeous Woman’s Club of Norfolk, a 100-year-old mansion nestled in the heart of Ghent’s historic Hague district. I met Justin and Sydney from my oldest daughter and her boyfriend who are in a Bible study the newlyweds lead. I knew I … Continue reading Justin and Sydney are Married. 04.09.16 | Norfolk Wedding Photographer

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Scotland and the World Irish Dance Championships

After we celebrated Brian’s grandmother’s 100th birthday, Stef, Madison, Kody, and I drove to JFK and then flew to Glasgow, Scotland for the World Irish Dance Championships. I want to begin by thanking God for this amazing trip and also thanking everyone who generously contributed to our fundraising efforts. Because of family finances, this trip would have been impossible without us raising 100% of the funds needed. Stef … Continue reading Scotland and the World Irish Dance Championships

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Grandma is 100!

On March 19, family and friends gathered at The Church of Saint Anastasia in Teaneck, NJ to celebrate the 100th birthday of Catherine Regan. Catherine, or Grandma, is my husband’s grandmother, and for nearly the past three decades she has been mine, too. Catherine’s grandchildren collaborated to create a beautiful, memorable afternoon complete with balloons, party favors, flowers, a kids craft table, picture collages, and … Continue reading Grandma is 100!

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Joanna and Derek. Virginia Beach Wedding Photographer.

Joanna and Derek’s wedding was held at Sandbridge in Virginia Beach. Joanna was a picturesque bride with her beautiful blonde hair, blue eyes, and genuine smile. Derek, in dress whites, was handsome and happy, and his smile and laughter are contagious. Theirs was a day rich in meaning and memory. Joanna’s mother lost her fight with cancer exactly ten years before the day Joanna and Derek were wed. … Continue reading Joanna and Derek. Virginia Beach Wedding Photographer.

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Elise. Class of 2016| Virginia Senior Photographer.

“The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mode but the true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she shows. The beauty of a woman grows with the passing years.”  Audrey Hepburn Meet Elise. I’ve known Elise her entire life, and she has always been beautiful. But the older … Continue reading Elise. Class of 2016| Virginia Senior Photographer.