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. 

MEET
NICKI

HEADSHOTS

stunning

ENGAGEMENTS

beautiful

WEDDINGS

gorgeous

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For all of you creatives out there who are a) just starting out or b) have had your business for years, I have a key word that is going to change your life : “UNFOLLOW“. Okay, don’t get me wrong, it sounds harsh but really it’s a life saver. Let me give you a back story. Three years ago when […]

Today I would like to take the time to introduce a very special person, my husband and second shooter for weddings, Dre Pliodzinskas. I’m sure you are wondering, “How did he get the name Dre?” The quick version is this – His name is Andrius, which is Lithuanian. He worked at a restaurant that asked […]

When I was in college I went to school for a good seven years. Yup, I said it. Two at a community college and five at James Madison University. The first year at JMU I thought I wanted to get into a program called “SMAD” – Students of Media and Design. I believed that I […]

Katie Nesbitt’s Workshop & styled shoot was fabulous! She shared a lot of amazing information she has learned from running her own photography business. I took away a lot of valuable advice to improve my business but I must say– my favorite part was the styled shoot. Who doesn’t like to stare at pretty things!? Maroon’s, golds, blushes, […]

Stephanie and Randy’s Adam’s International School wedding was beautiful and rustic. Barn weddings always have so much character! The day was absolutely perfect without a cloud in the sky. The sun was shining brightly and there was a slight breeze. Stephanie arrived joyful and was ready to marry her man!  The first look was adorable. Stephanie took Randy’s […]