Little Gems In Richmond City; Canal Walk

February 5, 2015

Richmond, Virginia


THIS CITY….WOW. I love Richmond. When I first moved here my family was skeptical. Lets be real- it use to be the murder capital of our nation at one point but I’m gonna tell you something- IT’S AWESOME!!! Like any place you have to watch your back and be cautious, but I think that Richmond has a bad rep and guess what?? I ABSOLUTELY LOVE LIVING HERE!!  There is so much to do, so much to see and a KAZILLION FESTIVALS! Who has the Bacon Festival in their city!?? Come on!?

We have something in Richmond called the Canal Walk which is down in the heart of the city called Shockoe Bottom. There is so much history here! Makes me very proud! Not to mention the James River is stunning!! So the other day some friends, Dre and myself walked the Canal Walk. Being here 3 years I haven’t really done it fully. It was freezing cold, but such a fun experience. It was so awesome to see the old bridges, the art work, and read the little blurbs of history on the old brick walls. Being an artist I especially loved the murals!!! We have some talented people here in Richmond!! So many people overlook the little, hidden gems in their city, but if you take the time to check things out you might be surprised at what you find out and have a greater appreciation for where you live!



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I see the beauty in imperfect things. As a Christ-follower, faith is central to my life, work, and connections. I am fueled by joy, known for my bubbly and sunny disposition, and always with a warm hug. Imperfect beauty inspires my love for all things vintage, abstract art, and real love stories. I love moments full of grit and emotion; life off the beaten path; stunning views along the shore; and the juxtaposition of New York grunge and laid back Cali-vibe. 

As a mother of two, I am very familiar with how quickly life’s most important moments fly by too quickly. I will calmly and seamlessly guide you through frames that will endure. I strive to capture your memories with one-of-a-kind images full of meaning. I cannot wait to connect with you! 

I bring all of these elements to my time with my couples. With over a decade of experience in the industry, I know how to gently guide you through poses that are natural and beautiful. The transition into this sentence doesn’t make sense. Throughout your day, you will feel the love from those there to celebrate
 you two. 
When I’m not photographing weddings, I enjoy long walks in the neighborhood with my husband, my kiddos Tuxie and Sunny, and my labradoodle Hokie.. Also, I am a huge dog-lover! I’m pretty sure heaven is full of dogs. I can’t wait to connect with you, and yes, your pup is always welcome here! 


Richmond, Virginia
Richmond, Virginia
Richmond, Virginia
Richmond, Virginia

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Little Gems In Richmond City; Canal Walk

Little Gems In Richmond City; Canal Walk

Little Gems In Richmond City; Canal Walk

Little Gems In Richmond City; Canal Walk

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