I'm a wife, an artist, and a lover of dogs, rock music, and abstract art. I'm a Virginia girl with equal love for California sun and New York grunge. 
I see the most beauty in imperfect things. Ripped jeans. Asymmetrical art. Vintage everything. And a photo with a little girt and grain. I love things that are rugged and little bit off the beaten path. 









Chrysler Museum of Art Norfolk’s Chrysler Museum of Art provided a captivating background for Barb and Dan’s engagement photos. And the perfect venue to capture the couple’s love of knowledge and adventure. When Barb comes home from a draining 28 hour shift at the hospital, Dan lifts her spirits. Her heart grows lighter. Her soul […]


  Simple Elegance at Amber Grove Amber Grove offered  simple elegance to compliment the gown of Kim’s dreams. That simple elegance was on full display for her Amber Grove, bridal portraits as she donned a stunning Maggie Soterro design. It was “love at first sight” when Kim first spied “her” dress on another bride-to-be at Caryn’s […]

Jefferson Memorial Engagement Session Chris & Grace’s engagement session at the Jefferson Memorial was romantic but this story didn’t start with love at first sight. Grace pursued Chris in high school when he “truly wanted nothing to do with me at first.” Grace’s persuasiveness prevailed and she “eventually made him realize we were a perfect […]