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Kim + Jesse's Charlottesville Engagement Photos
By Jada Parrish
Kim + Jesse's wedding is right around the corner...in fact, they are getting married the same day we got married! September 28th is a special day! Kim put so much thought into their engagement shoot. She knew she wanted the photos taken in Charlottesville, where they will be getting married, but she was struggling to find l...0
How To Make Your Parents Feel Special on Your Wedding Day
By Jada Parrish
While yes, a wedding day is primarily about the bride + groom, and they should definitely be the stars of the day, let's not overlook just how much work our parents do to make the day possible.  From forking over the bulk of the cash to make your dream wedding possible, to the hours they have spent planning making sur...0
Our New Active Service Member Discounts
By David Parrish
Last week we held a Facebook boudoir contest. To enter, one of the steps was to fill out a form that told us more about each contestant. We had around 400 entries and a very large percentage of our contestants were military spouses. Not having ever had a direct connection to anyone in active service, we had never really put...0
The New Teal Couch Mini Sessions 2019
By David Parrish
We are hosting studio mini sessions on our brand new teal couch. Come in, say hi, and have a few photos taken. This is perfect for family photos, couple photos, or just a professional headshot. Purchase your time slot today! CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT!   When: August 16, 2019 - August 18, 2019 Where: Our Stud...0
Should You Get Your Hair + Makeup Done For Your Boudoir Shoot
By Jada Parrish
Boudoir shoots are meant to make you feel empowered. Often times, in order for that to happen you need to feel confident and comfortable in your own skin. When it comes to makeup, everyone is different. Some people wear tons of it while others feel uncomfortable with even a little lipstick. Each individual needs to do what ...0
How Long Should You Book Your Wedding Photographer For
By Jada Parrish
Every wedding is different and every bride has different needs. The amount of time you need for photos can vary depending on what day of the week you are getting married, how many guests you are having, what you would like photographed, and the length of the ceremony and reception.     With that said, if you ...0
Nala Parrish
Taylor + Daniel's Mini Maternity Shoot with a Golden Retriever
By Jada Parrish
It's another golden retriever shoot!! I get so excited whenever our clients say they want to bring their dog to their shoot...but especially when it's a golden retriever. And better yet, Daniel + Taylor got their sweet pup, Banner, from the same place we got Joey - Golden Rock Farm! Daniel + Taylor chose our mini mate...3
Meservy Family Mini Photo Shoot at Byrd Park
By Jada Parrish
Not every little one can withstand a 1 hr family photo session. That's why we started offering "mini" photo shoots year round. These quick 20 minute shoots are perfect for busy families and active little ones. We did a mini family shoot with the Meservy family to celebrate little Mason's first birthday! This little ma...3
Classic and Timeless Boudoir Photo Shoot
By Jada Parrish
We have been having a blast with our studio boudoir shoots! We wanted to do a boudoir shoot that mixed in classic, timeless looks with some more modern and playful outfits as well. And I have to say, this is one of my all time favorite boudoir shoots. We found an adorable pink romper that I knew I wanted to use to cre...0
August: The Best Month to Boudoir
By Jada Parrish
Calling all fall brides! August is the BEST month for your boudoir shoot. With your beach bod in top form, a golden glow on your skin, and your wedding right around the corner, there is no better time for your boudoir shoot. Here's why August is the prime time to boudoir!     Your beach bod is in top form. W...0