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Tag: Wedding Photography

The Perfect Wedding Timeline if You Are Doing a First Look
By Jada Parrish
Putting together your wedding timeline can be a little stressful. You might not be sure how much time you realistically need for certain parts of your wedding day, but don't worry we have you covered!  Here is the perfect wedding timeline if you are having an 8+ hour wedding day and doing a first look. To simpli...
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 ...
How Long Does a First Look Take
By Jada Parrish
Thinking of doing a first look, but not sure how much time to allow for it? We've got you covered! A first look happens pretty quickly. It only takes about 10 minutes. Here's how to make your first look everything you have imagined along with an example  pre-ceremony timeline.        I alwa...
Ashley + Wesley's Wedding at Tredegar Iron Works
By Jada Parrish
Ashley + Wesley had an amazing spring wedding at Tredegar Iron works! Our DUO photography team did a fabulous job documenting all of the laughter, excitement, and happiness of their wedding day. It may have rained, but they didn't let that slow them down one bit!           ...
Linden Row Inn and Maymont Bridal Portrait Session
By Jada Parrish
In preparation for Ashley + Wesley's wedding at Tredegar Iron Works, Ashley had an amazing bridal portrait session at two Iconic Richmond locations - The Linden Row Inn + Maymont.  I love how different the two locations were, and the variety of styled and poses that were incorporated into this session. Ashley&nbs...
DUO Training Session With Emily + Matt
By Jada Parrish
In case you haven't already heard, we have added in a second photography team! We were tired of turning down potential clients because we were already booked, and we believe that everyone deserves quality photographs regardless of their budget. We noticed in hair salons the skill level ranges from master stylists to junior...
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Mary Kate + Scott's Winery Engagement Shoot
By Jada Parrish
We traveled to Leesburg, Va for Mary Kate + Scott's engagement session. These two are such a laid-back, fun loving couple and they decided to have their photos taken at one of their favorite weekend spots - Creek's Edge Winery. There was so much open space and grassy meadows in all directions. We had a blast exploring the ...
What Its Really Like to Photograph a Wedding for a Close Friend
By Jada Parrish
David and I have been photographing weddings for 6 years now - isn't that crazy?! We've been a part of so many wedding days including those of some of our closest friends and family.  I think there's been a few times where our friends weren't sure if they should invite us to their wedding or ask us to photograph it. T...
Holiday Entertaining Styled Shoot at Dover Hall with Blushing Richmond
By Jada Parrish
We were so excited to be a part of this holiday entertaining styled shoot at Dover Hall Estate with Blushing Richmond. A team of rockstar vendors came together to throw the ultimate holiday dinner party! Blushing Richmond + Agape Love Events came together to plan and orchestrate a sensual and festive ho...
How to Rock a Rainy Wedding day
By Jada Parrish
Rainy weddings aren't anyones favorite thing. No one sits around with their fingers crossed for a wedding in the middle of a thunderstorm....but the weather is uncontrollable and sometimes that does end up happening. So here's how to a rock a wedding day in the pouring rain!   Check the weather Keep an eye on the we...