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Baby Guild's Lifestyle Newborn Shoot
By Jada Parrish
Real moments. The biggest smiles. And the cutest baby! Little Guilds newborn shoot is filled with so much sweetness! We spent our labor day photographing this new family of three. Newborn photos don't always have to happen within the first few days of birth. Sometimes you need a minute to regroup and find your new nor...0
Josh + Rose's Dover Hall Engagement Shoot
By Jada Parrish
The countdown is on for Josh + Rose's wedding at Dover Hall! These two are tying the knot in less than two weeks. I am so glad we were able to squeeze in a last minute engagement session at their favorite spot before we head back to document all of the wedding magic. It's no secret that Dover Hall is one of our very favori...102
How to prepare for your lifestyle newborn shoot
By Jada Parrish
Lifestyle newborn shoots are filled with so many sweet moments. We take the photos in your home and include the entire famiy. They are filled with candid moments and capture your new family dynamic. Here's a few tips for making the most of your lifestyle newborn shoot!   Schedule the shoot for a week or two afte...0
Time Lapse of a J&D Boudoir Shoot
By David Parrish
You may have heard Jada talk about this before, but we absolutely love our new studio. In years past, we spent our time in older spaces that were very "Richmond". They were full of exposed bricks and wooden beams. While that was a cool look, it wasn't a perfect fit for our style. We are now in a brand new space, t...0
Kathryn + Charlie's Engagement Shoot at the Jefferson Memorial
By Jada Parrish
A few severe thunderstorms couldn't stop these two from celebrating their engagement! The whole way to DC it rained and stormed, and I wasn't sure if we would even be able to photograph the session due to the weather. Kathryn had faith though, and it paid off.  When we arrived at the Jefferson Memorial, the storm...0
7 Boudoir Poses That Flatter Everyone
By Jada Parrish
We have been taking boudoir photos for over 6 years now and have photographed women of all ages, shapes, and sizes. Part of my job is finding the most flattering poses to highlight each woman's figure and body type. Every boudoir shoot is a little different depending on the mood, style, and wadrobe choices, but t...0
Nala Parrish
11 Creative Ideas for Fall Family Photos
By Jada Parrish
Fall is hands down the most popular time for family photos! With the leaves changing and crisp air, it makes it the perfect time to bring the whole family together and snap some photos. With little ones, having an activity incorporated into the photos always makes the shoot fun, engaging, and guarantees some big smiles. I...0
India + Ben's Engagement Shoot at Libby Hill
By Jada Parrish
India is one of my best friend's little sister. I've known her since she was about 8 years old, so seeing her all grown up and engaged is especially exciting! India + Ben went on a whirlwind European vacation and midway through the trip Ben proposed. How romantic is that?! They were in Richmond a few weeks ago, and I am so...11
Danielle + Adam's Wedding at The Half Moone
By Jada Parrish
Danielle + Adam had an amazing summer wedding in Norfolk, Va that was filled with style and thoughtful touches. There was a mod chicness to the entire day starting with a black and white invitation suite from minted and a sleek wedding gown by Enzoani. Danielle had a strong vision for the day and with some strategic planni...0
Chloe + Michael's Wedding Video
By Jada Parrish
Ok, grab the tissues. Chloe + Mikey's wedding video is live, and trust me once you hear their heartfelt vows the tears are going to start flowing. This day was everything a weddding should be - a giant celebration for two people who are insanely in love filled with lots of laughter, happy tears, and dancing.  There we...31