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. 









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 […]