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Downtown Mall Couples Photo Shoot Charlottesville Va Photographer
By Jada Parrish
Charlottesville will always have a special place in my heart. As a UVA grad, I am always grateful for any excuse to drive up 64 and soak in those gorgeous mountain views. Sarah + Simon wanted some fun photos taken to celebrate their third wedding anniversary. These photos are meant to celebrate where they are in their marri...0
Date Night Couples Photo Shoot at Brasserie Saison
By Jada Parrish
Ever considered having photos taken at your favorite date night spot? It's such a fun idea for a photo shoot! We can head to your favorite restaurant, grab some drinks, nibble on some apps and snap photos of the two of you looking happy and in love! That is exactly what we did with Sarah + Simon! These two are celebrating ...0
Baby Bristol's Lifestyle Newborn Shoot
By Jada Parrish
How cute is little Bristol?! We first met Taylor + Daniel a few months ago when we took their newborn photos. They are so easy-going, and they have the sweetest golden retreiver, named Banner, so we are were so excited to meet Bristol and take her newborn photos.  Little Bristol is so tiny and makes the most adorable ...0
What is DUO by J&D Photo?
By David Parrish
Duo by J&D Photo is tailored to meet our customers needs. We were tired of turning down potential clients because we were already booked, and we believe that everyone deserves quality photographs.   We noticed in hair salons the skill level ranges from master stylists to junior stylists and the price varies accor...0
How to prepare for your boudoir shoot
By Jada Parrish
I get nervous going to the dentist, so believe me when I say I understand that you are nervous and having boudoir photos taken is most likely totally out of your comfort zone. But don't worry! I will be there to guide you through the entire shoot and give you constant direction.  Because boudoir shoots are simultaneou...0
Liz + Alex's Forest Hill Park Maternity Shoot
By Jada Parrish
Maternity shoots are filled with so much excitement and anticipation! Liz + Alex are expecting their first little one, and they could not be happier. They wanted to take their photos somewhere that was significant to them, so we settled on Forest Hill Park. They live walking distance to the park and have spent many Saturday...22
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Nicole + Zach's Sunrise Maternity Photo Shoot
By Jada Parrish
Nicole + Zach are having a baby boy! On their first wedding anniversary we headed back to their wedding venue, The Mill at Fine Creek, to do a sunrise maternity session with these two. I cannot think of a sweeter way to spend a first anniversary.  Nicole styled the shoot beautifully to create a maternit...47
Emily + Matt's Dover Hall Wedding
By Jada Parrish
We love Emily + Matt...or should I say Mr. + Mrs. Snyder?! We have gotten to know them pretty well over the last year, and they are so fun-loving and laidback. We always have a great time when we are with them, and it was such a joy to document their wedding day. They got married at the gorgeous Dover Hall Estate ...102
The most common mistake brides make on their timeline and how to avoid it
By Jada Parrish
Following your wedding timeline is key to having the best wedding experience possible! Weddings are jam packed with events, so a good wedding timeline is necessary to ensure photos are finished on time, the caterer is prepared to serve guests, the band starts playing at the appropriate time, etc. If the timeline v...0
Best Locations in Richmond Va for Fall Photo Shoots
By Jada Parrish
Fall is without a doubt the most popular time for photos! Everyone wants those crisp temperatures and gorgeous fall leaves. So I put together a list of some of our favorite RVA locations for capturing fabulous fall photos!    Belle Isle So much trees, so much nature! With river views and so many colorful leaves...0