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Moody and Sensual Boudoir Photo Shoot on Film
By Jada Parrish
Oh film! I have been shooting film since I have 15. I majored in photography in college and all the work I produced was exclusively in film. Once we started taking photos professionally though, I switched to digital.  I love the consistency of digital and the ability to quickly adjust to new situations - and the fact ...0
Edgy Studio Boudoir Shoot
By Jada Parrish
Remember our boudoir contest we held a few months ago? Well it's time to meet the winner! This is Courtney. She's a kick-ass fitness instructor and total boss babe in the communications world. At 30 she decided to change big pieces of her life to become a better version of herself - new relationship, new fitness routine, n...0
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
Film Maternity Photos at the Mill at Fine Creek
By Jada Parrish
We always love it when we have an opportunity to play around with film! We did a mix of both film + digital for Nicole + Zach's sunrise maternity session at The Mill at Fine Creek. They have a very different feel and tonality, but I love how these turned out. Make sure to check out this blog post for the full sho...47
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
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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
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