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Tag: Wedding Photography

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...
Alex + Meg's St. Stephen's and CCV Westhampton Wedding
By Jada Parrish
Wow was this a fun day! There was a donkey, a pony, a carriage ride, a beautiful bride, a handsome groom, and one of the wildest receptions we have ever seen. Meg had a vision for her day. She worked with Belles & Whistles to plan every minute of the day, and it could not have gone more perfectly. At one point, we were...
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...
Why Getting Ready Photos on Your Wedding Day Matter
By Jada Parrish
A wedding day is jam packed with photo worthy moments, but the one part of the day that gets overlooked the most are the "getting ready" moments. I'm talking about the part of the day before the ceremony where your hair + makeup is getting done and you start getting into your wedding dress. These moments MATTER. This is whe...
Kirsten + Kevin's St. Patrick's Day Wedding
By Jada Parrish
I'm a firm believer that when you meet "your person" you know right away. You might not know that you're going to get married, but you can feel just how special that connection is and instantly tell that there is something special. At least that's how it was for me, and from all the wedding toasts and stories I heard t...
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Kristen + Andrew's Winter Wedding
By Jada Parrish
Kristen + Andrew had a fairytale winter wedding complete with crimson red bridesmaid dresses, fur wraps, and timeless portraits. They had custom made invitation suites created to look like vintage postcards of Richmond. They stuck to tradition and opted not to see each other until Kristen was walking down the aisle during t...
5 Must Have Getting Ready Wedding Accessories
By David Parrish
Getting ready photos are always some of my favorites! There's a few getting ready accessories every bride needs to get the big day off to the right start and make your photos look even better!    Mrs. Box These are so cute, and are the perfect way to display your bling! These plush velvet ring boxes come in a...
When Should a Photographer Eat During a Wedding Reception
By Jada Parrish
When you're shooting a wedding, you don't want to miss any key moments! So many things are happening, and often if you turn your back for a second you'll miss an important shot. But when you're moving around and on your feet snapping photos for hours, you definitely work up an appetite! There really is only 1 time on a wedd...
The J&D Wedding Superlatives
By Jada Parrish
Remember those yearbook superlatives from high school? Best dressed, class clown, most likely to succeed -- you know what I'm talking about! Well we thought it'd be fun to do some superlatives of our own! Here are the J&D 2017 wedding superlatives! We love you guys!!    Most Stylish - Winston + Ben ...