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Tag: Dogs

How to Incorporate Your Dog in Your Wedding
By Catie-Reagan Palmore
Here at J&D Photo, we are big fans of dogs. Jada + David have two golden retrievers, Nala + Joey, and I have a goldendoodle named Dublin. We love it when couples include their dogs in engagement shoots, family photos, and especially weddings! Dogs add so much love and positive energy wherever they go so we strongly enco...
Beth + Blakley's Wedding at The Boonsboro Country Club
By Jada Parrish
Beth + Blakley's wedding was filled with timeless elegance down to the very last detail. It was a classic church wedding adorned with stunning white blooms and fresh greenery. I loved the neutrally toned bridesmaid gowns with just a hint of sparkle and the amazing train of Beth's wedding dress. The ceremony took place ...
Ryan + Jordan's Wedding at Smith Mountain Lake
By Jada Parrish
Imagine a intimate wedding, on a lake, at  private estate with 60 of your closest friends and family. I'm talking dinner under the stars, twinkle lights, fireworks, and amazing music. The whole deal. Sounds pretty good right? Well, that was Jordan+ Ryan's wedding. Their Smith Mountain Lake wedding was filled with eleg...
Nicole + Zach's Early Mountain Vineyards Engagement Shoot
By Jada Parrish
I've loosely known Nicole for a couple years through a friend of friend. In the past the few times I'd met her I always thought, "Wow! She is so nice! I'd love to know her better." And I'm so grateful I've gotten to do just that.  Nicole is one of the most thoughtful and considerate people I have ever met. She's alway...
Beth + Blakely's At Home Engagement Shoot
By Jada Parrish
Beth + Blakely are a super sweet couple with two insanely cute pups. Like really SO cute. I was in heaven. Beth + Blakely were unsure if they wanted to do engagement photos at first because they really wanted to keep things laid back and simple. Ultimately, we all came to the conclusion that an at-home engagement sessi...
Liz + Kyle's Lake Anna Engagement Session
By Jada Parrish
So let me just start by saying, I'm pretty obsessed with this engagement session! With water views, Golden Retrievers, and a gorgeous couple what's not to love?!  Liz + Kyle totally let go and loosened up in front of the camera. They were laughing, exchanging kisses, smiling throughout the entire session. It probably ...
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5 Ways to Make Your Engagement Photos Unique
By Jada Parrish
Engagement photos are one of my very favorite types of shoots. The couples are always so in love and just want to enjoy the experience together. Some shoots are adventurous, and we go on hikes or do some sort of unexpected activity. Others are filled with intimate moments and abundance of romance. There are some shoots...
Sarah + Clark's Very Richmond Engagement Session
By Jada Parrish
Sarah + Clark have been together for over 9 years!!! Clark popped the question over Christmas and Sarah's answer was a big fat YES! They are such a fun, laid-back couple who love spoiling their sweet pup Sadie! Their engagement session fully encapsulated the beauty of Richmond. We started their shoot at the State Capital a...
Hunter Family Photos at The Country Club of Virginia
By Jada Parrish
We have another fall family portrait session to share!! It's filled with lots of warm golden light, fall color, and one adorable family! Baby Perrin is so excited to be celebrating her first Christmas this year. Her parents wanted to have some fun Christmas card photos taken to celebrate the occasion! We took their photos ...
Tips For Including Your Dog in Your Engagement Photos
By Jada Parrish
Some of you probably know that David and I have a Golden Retriever named Nala Bear Parrish who we are pretty much completely obsessed with. She is my baby. I love her to pieces, and there is no way we could ever have photos taken without including her. She is a part of our family. I know I'm not the only one that...