This was SUCH a special session! The beautiful Turner family booked a portrait session to celebrate the adoption of their daughter, Victoria. They were so full of love and joy... watching them interact …
Spending time with this family was such a delight! Even the abnormally hot temperatures and 20+ teenagers posing for Prom photos (with alllllll their relatives) nearby didn't diminish our session! …
This was such a special session for me personally! One of my very favorite people, Brittany, just moved back to Virginia after being away for a few years and I was tickled pink to get to photograph Brit and her beautiful family!
What a perfect Spring afternoon to photograph the lovely Bowers family! Every time I have the opportunity to do portraits of families, I am reminded why I love this job! Seeing the way moms and dads love and interact with their little ones brings such joy to my heart!
I had been looking forward to photographing Sara, Chazz, and baby Rose (along with their extended family) ever since I met them at Every Soul Acres before Christmas! This family was so laid back and really fun to be around!! Their antics to make Rose smile were well worth it! What a cutie!! Enjoy!
Over the first 3 weekends of the Christmas season, I enjoyed the privilege and honor of being the preferred photographer at Every Soul Acres and providing portrait sessions to so many new and old families! And as if the scenery out there wasn't beautiful enough, God gave us the most amazing...
I loved every second of photographing the Lohr family! It is such a privilege watching siblings joke and play with each other and their parents! The Lohrs are a special family and I hope that you are blessed enough to know them! Enjoy their beautiful Christmas portraits!
It's Christmas time at the Eller household! Taking a picture of these 7 precious kiddos (in their matching jammies!!) in front of a freshly cut and decorated tree was definitely my favorite part of the morning! Merry Christmas!!
"I will praise You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; marvelous are Your works!" Psalm 139:14
I had the greatest time meeting the Coulling family! These kiddos were such a delight to photograph and they rocked their mini session despite the chilly air!! Enjoy!
This beautiful couple and their pup were a special treat to photograph!! Enjoy!
When they knew BOTH sides of the family would be in town on the same weekend, Erin and Matt jumped on the opportunity and booked a family session! And oh what fun it was!! I secretly wish I could somehow be a part of this hilarious family! Crying babies didn't stop the laughter and joy from these beautiful people! I especially loved watching both Erin's mom and Matt's parents love on their grandbabies! Enjoy!
Tis the season for Christmas Tree farm pictures!! The Smith family joined me for a festive mini session at Every Soul Acres. Though it was insanely windy up there on the hill, the farm looked gorgeous, we had beautiful lighting and this family rocked their portraits!!
My oh my! We could not have asked for a more colorful display to be our backdrop during the Somerville portrait session! This family was so much fun to photograph! Ive had the pleasure of
Would you just look at those colors!?! God's handiwork was certainly on display for this portrait session and the Dunaway family rocked their portraits, rain and all!
Oh, what a fun portrait session! I hope that you know the Bellamys because they are such a hilarious family to be around! Ashley is such a fire cracker and there is never a dull moment with them all! To be honest, sometimes I get a wee bit nervous working with teenagers simply because...
A gorgeous sunny evening and a beautiful family make for one fantastic portrait session! I just love photographing the Frost kids! They have the sweetest personalities and it's so much fun to watch them interact with their mom and dad! This family knows how to smile!! Enjoy!!
The beautiful Simpson family is back on the blog! I met this wonderful family back in the Fall of 2015 when I took their portraits. As always, Its a pleasure to see how children grow and change over the years! The Simpson kids are super sweet and I really enjoyed interacting with each one...
Today, I am happy to introduce David and Krystal and their adorable kiddos! Krystal made a deep impact on my life when she and I became friends 11+ years ago. She has a deep love for Jesus and a joy that is contagious! While she was a student at JMU, we would get together...
For the third year in a row, I had the pleasure of photographing the beautiful Rash family! It has been so much fun watching Logan grow and seeing his "being photographed skills" get better and better each year! He has the most adorable smile and was such a champ for these portraits!
I'm pleased to share another fantastic family from my October Mini Sessions - the Robinsons! Little Davis, who has an adorable "game face", was such a doll and allowed me to break out my Elmo voice in an attempt to make him smile! Enjoy!
The amazing Chico family is back on the blog! This family has the best smiles and are so much fun to be around! Little Bailey is just so adorable and her baby brother Conrad had the most precious smiles for his mom and dad!! It was such a pleasure photographing them!
One of my very favorite things about photographing families is getting to watch how the kids grow and change year after year! Little Leah and Ava were just as adorable and sweet as they were last year and it was a joy to photograph them!
A quick mini session of this beautiful family! They are always a joy!!
This family is just bursting with love and joy! Our family and the Heatwoles both go to the same homeschool co-op so I have gotten to spend some time with these kids over the years. Let me just say, they are hilarious and so much fun to be around!