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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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Podgayskiy & Shumeyko | Family Session | Myrtle Beach, SC

October 24, 2017 - One of favorite places is the beach. Seriously, what can be better than the sound of ocean waves, the warm sun on your 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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Michael + Angelina | Charlotte, NC Wedding

September 01, 2017 - Knowing Angelina from church, I was so thrilled to hear she was engaged. What was also exciting, was that this would be...
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Michael + Angelina | Wedding Sneak Peek | Charlotte, NC

August 07, 2017 - Enjoy Michael and Angelina'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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Podgayskiy & Shumeyko | Family Beach Session

July 24, 2017 - A tradition that started in 2014, our annual family Myrtle Beach vacation always includes a session a the ocean. Now, we...
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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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Yev Studios | Session Ideas

June 01, 2017 - Picture Perfect Ideas ​{Time} The BEST lighting is 1-2 hours before sunset. We suggest scheduling shoots later in th...
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Yev Studios | Wedding Planning Tips

June 01, 2017 - Wedding Planning Tips Been there, done that. It was a few years back, but I remember how it was being a bride. And sh...
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Yev Studios | Wedding Photography Timeline

May 31, 2017 - Wedding Timeline Download Wedding Photography Timeline Here! As you're nearing your wedding day, one really importan...
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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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Yev Studios | Skyline Drive | Virginia Photographer

February 08, 2017 - It was such a warm Saturday in January. And even though winter is usually not considered as beautiful as the other seaso...
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Yev Studios | Behind the Lens | Virginia Photographer

January 26, 2017 - Sometimes the "behind the scenes" shots are fun to look at. So here are some shots of us at work, doing what we love to...
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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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Yev Studios | Wedding Wire Couples' Choice Award 2017

January 17, 2017 - We are so excited to receive the Wedding Wire Couples' Choice Award! It's such a blessing to photograph so many wonderfu...
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Hope + Justin | Wedding | On Sunny Slope Farm

January 05, 2017 - When we met Hope & Justin, I knew they were going to be so much fun to photograph on their wedding day. They were so eas...
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Jonathan and Elisabeth | Children's Session | Cross Keys Barn

January 03, 2017 - I just love coming back to Cross Keys Barn. The scenery is absolutely stunning. Wherever you look there is God's beauty...
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Nick + Joni | Wedding | On Sunny Slope Farm

December 29, 2016 - Nick and Joni's wedding was absolutely perfect. The details were gorgeous! And the weather was exactly right for an outd...
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Boggs + Allred | Christmas Session | Evergreen Tree Farm

December 26, 2016 - Nestled in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, Evergreen Tree Farm is the perfect location for a Christmas session! There w...
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Shank Family | Christmas Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

December 20, 2016 - A cold, winter day calls for a cozy, inside session with the Christmas tree. The Shank family is always so much fun. Meg...
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Christina | Maternity Session | Cross Keys Barn

December 08, 2016 - Christina and her precious little girl are our regulars now. It's so nice to see familiar faces again and again and to s...
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Metlenko | Family Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

December 06, 2016 - At the end of November, Ira was hoping to catch some glimpses of fall. Yet, she wanted to pull off some wintery photos f...
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Breeden | Family Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

December 06, 2016 - Remember that nice, sunny day that suddenly turned cold and windy? Well, this is the same day. We had a few minutes of...
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Breeden | Family Session | Bridgewater College

December 05, 2016 - What started out as a nice, sunny fall day turned into a crazy, windy wintery day. Therefore, our outside session turne...
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Matthew Milana Eddie | Children's Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

November 17, 2016 - Here are three of my favorite kiddos in the world. Cousins sure make the best kind of friends. Enjoy these fun shots!...
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Podgayskiy Family | Fall Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

November 14, 2016 - This is the world God gave me. My amazing husband, and two healthy (and can I say, adorable?) kiddos. Thank you Dmitriy...
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Elya + Dima | Maternity Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

November 09, 2016 - I am in love with this session. Partly because the lighting was simply gorgeous, and the Bridgwater College Campus is be...
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Horst Family | Fall Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

October 24, 2016 - I love it when familiar folks call or email me and ask to do a session. The beautiful Horst family has been taking photo...
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Jessica + Shawn | Fall Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

October 20, 2016 - This little cutie, Kaden, who just turned 3 months, had me ooh-ing and aah-ing the entire session. He is simply adorable...
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Lopez + Hilliard | Family Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

September 30, 2016 - I met these two wonderful ladies, Carol and Chrissy, in 2013 when I started substitute teaching at Blue Ridge Christian...
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Jon + Sereda | Wedding | Blackberry Lane

August 26, 2016 - Jon and Sereda were such a sweet couple to capture. From their fall engagement session to their wedding day, they were a...
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Micah | Bridal Session | Melrose Caverns

August 15, 2016 - A California bride, with parents living in Germany, and relatives all over Virginia (and the world), Melrose Caverns was...
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Podgayskiy + Shumeyko | Family Beach Session

July 16, 2016 - This is the week we look forward to all year long. No joke. We have a countdown on our phones, and once in awhile we upd...
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Tommy + Valerie | Wedding | The Barn at Walnut Grove

July 13, 2016 - Tommy and Valerie started dating on June 5, 2010. This sweet couple decided to tie the knot on June 4, 2016. That's exac...
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Jessica | Maternity Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

June 07, 2016 - There is just something so beautiful about maternity sessions. Jessica was no exception. Waiting on Kaden Michael Gentr...
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Alaiyah | Children Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

June 07, 2016 - Children are always best to photograph in their natural habitat. They could care less about getting the perfect shot. Al...
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Podgayskiy Family | Spring Lifestyle Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

May 29, 2016 - The smell of freshly-cut grass. Kids squealing and running around outside. Perfect 70s temperatures, not requiring hea...
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Yev Studios | Spring 2016 Special

April 20, 2016 - Did you know our past clients receive a $10 off automatically? New clients can receive a $10 off as well. Book by May 3...
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Yev Studios | Virginia Photo Shoot Location Ideas

April 06, 2016 - The most asked question I receive is, "Where is a good place for our photo shoot?" My answer? "Here's a list! Take your...
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Yev Studios | Fun Wedding Dessert Ideas

March 19, 2016 - Every couple wants their wedding to stand out somehow to their guests. Having a food truck/fun dessert at your wedding w...
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Yev Studios | 5 Spring Outfit Ideas

March 09, 2016 - I absolutely love spring. It's such a perfect time for pictures. It's not too cold. It's not too hot. It's simply perf...
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Yev Studios | Bring on Spring!

February 25, 2016 - I don't know about you, but I'm ready for spring. I really do love every season, and Virginia's climate usually spaces o...
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Nick + Joni | Winter Engagement | On Sunny Slope Farm

February 08, 2016 - The Shenandoah Valley is truly a beautiful place to be. With gorgeous mountain views almost everywhere you go, it's a pe...
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Yev Studios | 20 Photo Shoot Prop Ideas

January 26, 2016 - I love adding props to sessions to spice things up, especially when they mean something to you. Need some inspiration?...
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Yev Studios | 10 Wedding Photography Tips for Brides

January 19, 2016 - 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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The Vlasenko Family | Christmas Session | Harrisonburg, VA

January 15, 2016 - Children are definitely one of the biggest blessing God gives us here on earth. Or so I personally think. This fun famil...
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Yev Studios | Favorites of 2015

January 13, 2016 - I'm really bad with decisions. Something like choosing favorite photos are almost impossible for me. So I spent a reeeea...
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The Braggs | Christmas Session | McGaheysville, VA

January 04, 2016 - This session was a double celebration. Actually, more like a triple celebration. First of all, it was Christmas. Second,...
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Yev Studios | Happy New Year 2016!

January 02, 2016 - Weddings can cost an arm and a leg, so discounts can be nice, right? Blessings to you all in 2016!
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Alena & Phillip | Christmas Session | Harrisonburg Photographer

January 02, 2016 - Not going to lie, the record 75 degree day on December 12th was awesome! I know this is crazy to admit, but I'm not a hu...
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Christina | Christmas Session | Harrisonburg, VA

December 31, 2015 - This sweet mother & daughter duo came from the Charlottesville area all the way to our neck of the woods (Port Republic...
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Yev Studios | Meet Our Team

December 29, 2015 - I am so excited to announce that we will now feature a blog post for each wedding and session! No worries, we will still...
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