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Hi! I'm Vanessa, a wedding + portrait photographer based in the Washington, D.C. area. Here on the blog, you can view my recent weddings + couple's sessions, get tips and tricks for your wedding day + behind the camera, and catch up on my recent life adventures! Feel free to say hello!

I can’t say enough great things about these two! The way they constantly smiled, the way held hands, and the way they talked about each other, I just knew instantly that they had something special. Their Angel Springs Event Center engagement session was a photographer’s dream, full of glowy light, gorgeous scenery, and lots of […]

Sunrise is my absolute favorite time to photograph my couples. So, when I met Taylor + David for their Barrel Oak Winery anniversary session at the crack of dawn, it was everything my photographer heart dreamed of! Golden light, had the winery all to ourselves, and one gorgeous couple 🙂 It was my very last […]

Adam + Justine had reached out to me back in December for their Spring Cherry Blossom sweetheart session, and after a few re-schedules, we were finally able to meet! We ended up meeting on the most PERFECT Spring day at the Jefferson Memorial. The cherry blossoms were in bloom, the tulip magnolia trees were bright […]