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Jenn + Ben | Wedding Sneak Peek | Barn at Kline's Mill

September 28, 2021 - Enjoy Jenn & Ben's wedding sneak peek!
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Horst Family | Bridgewater, VA

September 20, 2021 - After a-many rainless weeks, we finally got a few downpours, creating these lush backgrounds. Just in time for the Horst...
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Podgayskiy & Shumeyko | Family | North Myrtle Beach

July 14, 2021 - Every year I say these are my favorite pictures ever, but really - these ARE my favorite pictures thus far. Then again,...
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Brooke + Shawn | Maternity | JMU Arboretum

June 10, 2021 - Brooke's vision for her maternity session was lush gardens with beautiful flowers. Since she wasn't a local, I suggested...
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Krystal + Eric | Wedding Sneak Peek | Barren Ridge Vineyards

May 26, 2021 - Enjoy a sneak peek of Krystal and Eric's gorgeous wedding ceremony!
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Angela + Ben | Wedding Sneak Peek | On Sunny Slope Farm

April 19, 2021 - Enjoy Ben & Angela's wedding sneak peek! Check out Ben + Angela's intimate ceremony from 2020! Catering: Irene K...
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Podgayskiy Family | Easter

April 14, 2021 - What a day - my 30th birthday and Resurrection Day all in one. So thankful that this year we had the opportunity to cele...
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Virginia Wedding Venue Highlights | Shenandoah Valley

March 15, 2021 - Not to brag or anything like that, but we live in a truly gorgeous place called the Shenandoah Valley. Many of our coupl...
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Favorites of 2020

February 18, 2021 - Even though 2020 did not bring us as many wonderful weddings and families as usual, I am still thankful to have captured...
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Caroline + Will | Wedding | Joshua Wilton House

January 31, 2021 - As for all the other 2020 wedding couples, Caroline and Will also had to change their wedding plans. However, having a s...
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Shank Family | Bridgewater, VA

December 30, 2020 - Oh, December in Virginia - we may end up with a snowstorm or it can also be a beautiful, warm 65 degree day, like it was...
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Horst Family | Harrisonburg, VA

November 23, 2020 - It's certainly a treat to hang out with the Horst family again. They are always so much fun. If you need to know what I...
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Pekun Family | Bridgewater College

October 28, 2020 - Fall in Virginia is absolutely stunning! Pair it with a beautiful, fun family and you have yourself the perfect photo s...
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Krivosheyev Family | Harrisonburg, VA

October 17, 2020 - It was an eventful weekend coming up for this family. The youngest sister was getting married AND it was their mom's bir...
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Podgayskiy & Shumeyko | Family Sunflower Session

October 06, 2020 - Right down the road from our house, we have a beautiful sunflower field. Every year we'd pass by and every year we'd nev...
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Caroline + Will | Wedding Sneak Peek | Joshua Wilton House

September 22, 2020 - Enjoy Caroline and Will's wedding sneak peek! View their engagement session here! Bridal gown | The One Bridal...
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Morford Family | Harrisonburg, Va

September 15, 2020 - What an honor it is to capture family sessions for our past brides & grooms! It was such a perfect summer evening for ph...
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Podgayskiy & Shumeyko | Family | Beach 2020

August 31, 2020 - One of the most common questions I receive as a photographer is, "What should we wear?!" I always tell folks to check ou...
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Yev + Marta | 10 Year Anniversary

July 31, 2020 - And in the blink of an eye, 10 years has flown by. I'm so thankful to have someone like Yev by my side. Life sure isn't...
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Kristina & David | Wedding

June 30, 2020 - My little brother is MARRIED! We got to be guests and enjoy the wedding to the fullest, but here are some snapshots we c...
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Angela + Ben | Wedding | Bridgewater, VA

May 02, 2020 - Not only is an Angela an amazing colleague, but also happened to be our daughter's kindergarten teacher this year. We we...
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Kelly & Casey | Wedding | Crosskeys Vineyards

April 30, 2020 - Kelly and Casey's wedding was absolutely stunning with perfect weather! Living near the coast, they come to visit the va...
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Yev Studios | Message of Hope during Covid-19

March 31, 2020 - In the midst of the chaos, we are praying for God's peace to fill our hearts. It is a very stressful time, but knowing G...
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Podgayskiy & Shumeyko | North Myrtle Beach

February 28, 2020 - Another amazing vacation in the books. Enjoy!
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Favorites of 2019 | Engagements & Couples

February 26, 2020 - Engagements and couples are so fun to photograph! I started with 3 photos from each session, but quickly realized that i...
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Favorites of 2019 | Family & Portraits

February 11, 2020 - In 2019 we got the chance to meet awesome new people, as well as see many familiar faces and catch up with the amazing f...
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Favorites of 2019 | Weddings

February 04, 2020 - Every year I'm amazed with all the beautiful couples, gorgeous wedding details, and fun bridal parties we have the honor...
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Kolman | Family | Bridgewater, VA

February 03, 2020 - August 2015, we had the honor of being part of Danny & Michele's wedding. Fast forward to fall 2019, and they now have a...
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Davis | Family Reunion | Harrisonburg, VA

January 30, 2020 - Exactly a year ago, we met the extended Davis family at the Carter Coffman Christmas tree farm. For this reunion, we had...
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Shank Family | Bridgewater, VA

January 27, 2020 - I love seeing the Shank family! They have the sweetest boys and the cutest twin girls. Also, Grandma joins for some prec...
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Mast | Family | Harrisonburg, VA

January 17, 2020 - The Mast family was so much fun! I don't want to give away the ending, but I loved all the candid moments we were able t...
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Bates | Family | Harrisonburg, VA

January 14, 2020 - We have known the Bates family since 2014, and it's so awesome watching their kiddos grow. It's extra special since they...
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Joey | Senior | Wildwood Park

December 23, 2019 - What an honor to photograph Joey, a senior at Blue Ridge Christian School. He's a very intelligent young man with SAT sc...
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Zudilin Family | JMU Arboretum

December 11, 2019 - It was so precious to photograph this family! Ben and I go way back (well, we're cousins), so it was so sweet to be able...
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Evans Family | Bridgewater Arboretum

November 12, 2019 - Prepare for cuteness overload! With three little girls, there might have been some mention of princesses and other girly...
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Mirinda + Wesley | Wedding | Melrose Caverns

November 06, 2019 - Enjoy Mirinda's & Wesley's beautiful fall wedding sneak peek! ​​​​​​ Bridal Gown | Amanda's Touch Bridal & Formal B...
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Caroline & Will | Engagement | JMU Arboretum

October 28, 2019 - Caroline & Will were such a sweet couple to photograph! The proposal happened at the beach, but they are planning a beau...
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Horst Family | Harrisonburg, VA

October 25, 2019 - This is the 3rd family session we have at the Horst's beautiful home, and the views never disappoint! After the session,...
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Shumeyko Family | Fall Session

October 17, 2019 - An hour or so before this photo shoot, we get a text, "Hey, can we do a quick session right now with mountain and corn b...
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Pekun Family | Harrisonburg, VA

October 04, 2019 - This sweet family was the winner of the Auction for Dmitriy for his cancer treatment. They also happen to be great frien...
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Sammy + Jacob | Wedding | Fairfax Hall

September 26, 2019 - Enjoy Sammy & Jacob's wedding sneak peek! Bridal gown | David's Bridal Bridal shoes | Nina Vera Bridesmaids' dr...
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Ballew Family | Wildwood Park

September 24, 2019 - Loved seeing the Ballew family again! This was their 3rd photo shoot and it was so much fun. Who knew we'd have a stick...
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Anna + Bradley | Wedding | Elkton, VA

August 27, 2019 - Enjoy Anna & Bradley's wedding sneak peek!
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Elin | 2nd Birthday | Shen Lake

August 01, 2019 - Over the years, the Horst family has become a dear family to us. They're always so much fun to hang around with. As I'm...
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Nancy + Brian | Wedding | Joshua Wilton House

July 29, 2019 - Enjoy Nancy & Brian's wedding sneak peek at the Joshua Wilton House!
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Podgayskiy & Shumeyko | North Myrtle Beach, SC

July 18, 2019 - This June, we didn't even plan on having a photo shoot at the beach, but one day we all happened to be matching and deci...
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Caitlyn + Josh | Wedding | Dayton, VA

July 16, 2019 - Enjoy Caitlyn & Josh's wedding sneak peek! Bridal gown | Mother of the Bride Ceremony coordinator | Elizabeth...
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Tatiana | Senior | White Oak Lavender Farm

June 27, 2019 - The Posada family was one of our winners for the Dmitriy Kalinchuk Cancer Fundraiser. They decided to do their daughter'...
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Sarah & Eli | Wedding | The American Hotel

June 26, 2019 - Enjoy Sarah and Eli's wedding sneak peek! Bridal gown | Bridal Impressions Designer of gown | Maggie Sottero...
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Kozlov Family | Wildwood Park

June 20, 2019 - The Kozlov family was such a sweet family to photograph! They recently moved from Ukraine, but it felt like we knew each...
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Alex + Monica | Wedding | Bluestone Vineyard

May 30, 2019 - Enjoy Alex & Monica's wedding sneak peek! Bridal gown | Ashley Grace Bridesmaids dresses | Reflections Cake | S...
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Sammy + Jacob | Engagement | Harrisonburg, VA

May 28, 2019 - After waiting a whole winter and few rainy spring days, we finally got to do Sammy's and Jacob's engagement session. We'...
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Katykhin Family | Harrisonburg, VA

May 23, 2019 - It was a treat to photograph the Katykhin family! It has been five years since our last photo shoot, so it was a lot of...
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Kelly + Casey | Wedding Sneak Peek | Crosskeys Vineyards

May 03, 2019 - Enjoy Kelly & Casey's wedding sneak peak at the beautiful Crosskeys Vineyards! Bridal gown | Stella York from S...
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Kameron | Senior | Shen Lake

April 29, 2019 - Kameron's senior session at Shen Lake was just the perfect evening for photos. Congratulations to Kameron on (almost) g...
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Glover | Headshots | Harrisonburg, VA

April 26, 2019 - Need professional headshots? Contact us for a quote.
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Sarah + Eli | Engagement | Downtown Staunton

April 22, 2019 - When I met Sarah and Eli for their wedding consultation at Starbucks, it was still biting cold. Sarah and Eli are both a...
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Caitlyn + Joshua | Engagement | Dayton, VA

April 09, 2019 - Caitlyn and Joshua were such a fun couple to photograph! They are so madly in love, and every photo just shows that love...
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Favorites of 2018 | Family & Children

March 19, 2019 - I can't believe I'm finally getting around to choosing my family and children favorites of 2018. It's been an awesome fa...
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Favorites of 2018 | Wedding & Engagement

March 11, 2019 - One of my favorite blog posts of the year has been put on hold because of such a busy fall and winter. Finally, in the m...
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Nicole + David | Wedding | CrossKeys Vineyards

March 05, 2019 - Nicole and David's wedding day was a beautiful, warm December day a few days after Christmas! Even though there was rain...
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Adrienne + Brandon | Wedding | The Barn at Kline's Mill

February 25, 2019 - I was so excited to shoot a wedding at the beautiful, rustic Barn at Kline's Mill. Adrienne put together so many gorgeou...
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Emily + Nathan | Wedding | The American Hotel

February 13, 2019 - Emily and Nathan are such a sweet, sweet couple. Exactly a year before their wedding, we did their engagement photos. Th...
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Justin + Melissa | Wedding | Mill Creek Church of the Brethren

February 06, 2019 - What was planned to be an outdoor wedding originally, Justin and Melissa's wedding was held at their church. Reason? The...
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Davis Family | Carter Coffman Christmas Tree Farm

January 22, 2019 - The Davis family was so much fun! And we couldn't have even imagined it would be such a beautifully warm, December morni...
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Horst Family | Lifestyle Session

January 19, 2019 - If you love puppies and cute kiddos, you're in for a treat. This in home session was so much fun, I don't even know wher...
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Nicole + David | Wedding Sneak Peek | CrossKeys Vineyards

January 08, 2019 - Enjoy Nicole & David's wedding sneak peek! Bridal gown & bridesmaids dresses | David's Bridal Catering | Cross...
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Wenger Family | Willow Spring Farm at Mossy Creek

December 10, 2018 - We partnered up with Willow Spring Farm to have mini sessions at their venue. The Wengers were quick to sign up and they...
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Cline Family | Fall Session | Bridgewater, VA

November 26, 2018 - We have known Melissa and Ben for a very long time. However, we haven't seen them in a few years, so it was exciting to...
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Adrienne + Brandon | Wedding Sneak Peek | Barn at Kline's Mill

November 13, 2018 - Enjoy Adrienne and Brandon's wedding sneak! Bridal & Bridesmaids Dresses: David’s Bridal Cake & Dessert: Cupcake...
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Nikki + Aaron | Wedding | Hahn Horticulture Garden

November 09, 2018 - Nikki and Aaron's gorgeous garden wedding was truly a blessed day. Even though, the first part of the wedding, rain prev...
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Emily + Nathan | Wedding Sneak Peek | The American Hotel

October 23, 2018 - Enjoy Emily & Nathan's wedding sneak peek! Bridal gown: Amanda's Touch Bridesmaids dresses: Augusta Cleaners...
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Justin + Melissa | Wedding Sneak Peek | Port Republic, VA

October 17, 2018 - Enjoy Justin & Melissa's Wedding Sneak Peek! Bridal gown: Amanda's Touch Bridesmaids dresses: David's Bridal...
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Nikki + Aaron | Wedding Sneak Peek | Blacksburg, VA

September 27, 2018 - Enjoy Nikki & Aaron's wedding sneak peek! Bridal gown: Impression Bridal, J'Adore Bridal Bridesmaids dresses:...
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Wedding First Look | Virginia Wedding Photographer

August 06, 2018 - One of the most common questions I get asked as a wedding photographer is, "Should we do a first look?!" From my own we...
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Podgayskiy & Shumeyko | Children's Lifestyle Session

August 02, 2018 - Here's another annual Myrtle Beach vacation in the books. As the parents are having kid-free time, grandparents are usin...
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Shumeyko & Podgayskiy | Family Beach Session

July 28, 2018 - It's the most wonderful time of the year! Summer vacation, that is. This time around our annual photo shoot happened on...
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Kortney + Cody | Wedding | Lydia's Barn at Evermore Farm

July 12, 2018 - What was an extremely rainy spring in Virginia, Kortney and Cody's wedding was still very beautiful. The rain held off l...
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Kortney + Cody | Wedding Sneak Peek | Lydia's Barn at Evermore Farm

June 01, 2018 - Enjoy Kortney & Cody's wedding sneak peak! Dresses: Hayley Paige Cake & Catering: Red Hub Food Company Flowers:...
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Davidson Family | Bridgewater Arboretum

May 18, 2018 - One of my favorite things about being a photographer is getting to see families again and again. Being a photographer is...
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Samantha + Drew | Engagement | Bridgewater Arboretum

May 14, 2018 - Samantha and Drew were our engagement session giveaway winners. They were such a cute couple, giggling and smiling the w...
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Glover Family | Harrisonburg, VA

April 12, 2018 - The Glover family was simply a joy to be with. We had so much fun capturing their personalities full of energy and excit...
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Ari Beth & Ella | Children's Winter Session | One Eleven South Main

March 31, 2018 - When Grandma gifts you new outfits, what do you do? You have a photo shoot of course! Presenting to you cuteness overloa...
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Lyuda | 30th Birthday | Harrisonburg, VA

February 20, 2018 - Growing up, my 3 best friends all happened to be my cousins. Sadly, all 3 of them moved away to various states: WA, MN,...
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Amanda + Richard | Engagement | JMU

February 09, 2018 - Amanda and Richard met at JMU, so as during their shoot, we learned all about the campus. We learned all about the kissi...
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Brianna + Nick | Wedding | Melrose Caverns

January 26, 2018 - One of our favorite local wedding venues is Melrose Caverns. We got to meet Brianna and Nick at their engagement session...
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Yev Studios | Favorites of 2017

January 17, 2018 - One of best blog posts of the year is getting to choose one favorite photo from each wedding and photo session. Even tho...
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Darlie + Forrest | Wedding | Fairfax Hall

January 16, 2018 - A big congrats once again to Darlie & Forrest. We had a blast shooting their beautiful fall wedding full of tears of joy...
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Shumeyko Family | Carter Coffman Christmas Tree Farm

December 29, 2017 - It's always so much fun with our adorable niece and nephew. They were such cute, little models. Luckily, the Christmas t...
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Parsons Family | Bridgewater, VA

December 26, 2017 - We met the Parsons for the first time, and they were such a kind, sweet family. Their children were full of energy and s...
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Shank Family | Christmas Session | Bridgewater, VA

December 21, 2017 - As we scheduled the Shank's Christmas family session, we had no idea we'd have a surprise awaiting us on the day of the...
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Gentry | Christmas Session | Blue Ridge Parkway, VA

December 08, 2017 - It's so wonderful to see Jessica and her sweet boy again! Jessica was hoping for one good Christmas card photo, but with...
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Emily + Nathan | Engagement | Humpback Rocks Visitor Center

December 06, 2017 - Emily & Nathan were so much fun! They were laughing and smiling the whole entire time. The weather was also a treat. For...
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Horst Family | Harrisonburg, VA

November 17, 2017 - One of the best parts of being a photographer is getting to grow with the families we meet. Last year, we had only boys...
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Nick + Brianna | Wedding Sneak Peek | Melrose Caverns

November 02, 2017 - Enjoy Nick + Brianna's Wedding Sneak Peek! ... Cake: Buttercream Dreams Catering: Sooner BBQ Dresses: David'...
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Forrest + Darlie | Wedding Sneak Peek | Fairfax Hall

October 31, 2017 - Enjoy Forrest & Darlie's wedding sneak peek! Cake: Country Confections Catering: Melinda Joyce Hair: Carmen's...
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Jake + Sarah | Wedding | Roseland, VA

October 16, 2017 - Jake and Sarah's big day was an intimate wedding that was filled with lots of laughter, tears of joy, singing, dancing,...
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Zudilin Family | Harrisonburg, VA

September 20, 2017 - Happy 60th birthday to my wonderful aunt, Nadya! It was truly a special time for the Zudilin family. With families of th...
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Jake + Sarah | Wedding Sneak Peek | The Tudor and Lawns

September 12, 2017 - Enjoy Jake & Sarah's wedding sneak peek!
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Jason + Alyssa | Wedding | Bear Trap Farm

August 03, 2017 - Nestled near the George Washington National Forest, Bear Trap Farms was a secluded and beautifully rustic wedding venue...
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Ballew Family | Wildwood Park | Bridgewater, VA

July 27, 2017 - I was so excited to see the Ballew family again. We first met them in fall 2013 when they were a family of 3. Now they h...
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Katie + Brian | Wedding | Spring Meadows Farm

July 11, 2017 - Three years earlier, we met Katie and Brian when we were photographing their good friends', Christy and Derek's wedding.
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Alyssa + Jason | Wedding Sneak Peek! | Bear Trap Farm

June 16, 2017 - Enjoy Alyssa + Jason's wedding sneak peek! More coming soon! Cake: Bittersweet Bakery Catering: Mama's Caboose...
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Katie + Brian | Wedding Sneak Peek! | Spring Meadows Farm

June 12, 2017 - Katie & Brian's Wedding sneak peek at Spring Meadows Farm!
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Yev Studios | Pros of a Husband & Wife Photography Team

June 06, 2017 - I enjoy photography in all aspects. I browse through so many photographers' websites for inspiration and ideas. I especi...
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Portrait Session Ideas

June 01, 2017 - ​{Time} The BEST lighting is 1-2 hours before sunset. We suggest scheduling shoots later in the evening, closer to when...
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Wedding Planning Tips

June 01, 2017 - Been there, done that. It was a few years back, but I remember how it was being a bride. And shooting a few weddings mad...
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Wedding Photography Timeline

May 31, 2017 - As you're nearing your wedding day, one really important thing to remember is to stay calm and relaxed. I know, it can b...
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Nick + Brianna | Engagement | Melrose Caverns

May 26, 2017 - As of today, Nick and Brianna hold the title for "Silliest Couple." They laughed and played through the whole shoot. I'm...
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Latisha | Maternity Session | VA Photographer

May 23, 2017 - So excited for Latisha's fifth baby on the way! She is such a glowing mama. Personally, being a mom is the hardest job,...
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Christina | Mommy & Me Session | VA Photographer

May 22, 2017 - I love spring sessions, because it's so beautiful outside, and the weather is nice (unless it randomly starts to rain)....
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Podgayskiy Family | Easter Session | VA Photographer

May 12, 2017 - Here is Part II of our family session. This time was after evening Easter service, so the lighting was much better. And...
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Podgayskiy Family | Spring Session | VA Photographer

May 11, 2017 - Easter - the celebration of the resurrection of our Lord, Jesus Christ is such a blessed time. This year, it was also th...
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Diogo + Kara | Engagement | Virginia Photographer

April 28, 2017 - As Yev and I arrived at the Civil War era barn, the rain was pouring buckets. We lost no time capturing a few shots insi...
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Kaden | Children's Spring Session | Virginia Photographer

April 24, 2017 - As the saying goes "April showers, brings May flowers", it was a day that the rain came and went and then came back agai...
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Ari Beth & Ella | Children's Spring Session | White Oak Lavender Farm

April 19, 2017 - Last Christmas time, we got to meet this adorable family. We were so excited to see them again for Ari Beth's birthday a...
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Megan + Brandon | Wedding | Silver Lake Bed and Breakfast

February 14, 2017 - The Silver Lake Bed & Breakfast + sunset make a perfect combo for some beautiful wedding portraits. Conveniently, the ce...
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Roman + Mira | Wedding | Cross Keys Vineyard

January 17, 2017 - We had the honor of being guests at Roma's and Mira's wedding, Dad filmed the video and Yev had the opportunity of catch...
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Yev Studios | Favorites of 2016

January 17, 2017 - I love doing this every year: reminiscing through all the collections and choosing a favorite photo. Even though I have...
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