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Today was my sweet friend’s baby shower!!! Lauren and David are expecting their first child, a baby boy, on September 2nd and today all her friends and family got to shower her with love (and so many presents!). It was one of the cutest showers I’ve ever been to and it’s not surprising because Lauren’s […]

July 20, 2019

Lauren’s Baby Shower

Portraits

You know what’s so awesome about #MarieMedinaCouples? EVERYTHING. But especially how much they care about making my job easier on their wedding day! I mean seriously…how sweet is it that they always ask me “what can we do to help you?” on THEIR big day. Gosh, I’m girl crushing so hard on all these couples. […]

July 15, 2019

5 Ways to Help Your Photographer on Your Wedding Day

For Brides

As promised, I have gotten the blog up from our trip last week! We had an awesome week in California together at the end of June and loved every second of it. Daniel and I flew into San Diego and road tripped up the coast to finish the week in San Jose for a wedding […]

July 1, 2019

A Weeklong Road Trip Up the California Coast

The Medinas

It feels good to be back!! We got back from a week in California (don’t worry, there is a blog coming soon!) and I got to spend my first full day back in the office hanging out with my friends Allie and Tommy for their maternity session. I can still remember getting the text from […]

June 26, 2019

Allie + Tommy | Maternity Session at Historic Hampton Mansion

Portraits

MODEL ALERT!!! Cinnamon and Joe met me at Centennial Park yesterday for their engagement session and completely rocked it! Cinnamon seriously could be a model for anything and Joe is already a professional snuggler. Their wedding day portraits are going to be breeze! Joe popped the question at Christmas during what Cinnamon thought was a […]

June 13, 2019

Cinnamon + Joe | A Playful Engagement at Centennial Park

Engagements

I’ve been waiting for this wedding since January and this weekend, Tess and Johnny finally tied the knot!! Every wedding I photograph is so special to me and this one was special times 100 because they are my friends as well as a Marie Medina Couple! They are also the first couple that I have […]

June 11, 2019

Tess + Johnny | Late Spring Wedding at Linganore Winecellars

Weddings

Yesterday morning I met up with Kimmie and Bradley for their engagement session at Lake Elkhorn. These two woke up before the crack of dawn and ventured to one of my favorite places to have sessions. Anndddd turns out that Lake Elkhorn is a very special place to them! Bradley used to live close by […]

June 4, 2019

Kimmie + Bradley | A Sunrise Engagement at Lake Elkhorn

Engagements

The May installment of the For Brides series is coming right down to the wire, but I made it! And this month, I’m talking about the wedding party. So many of my brides ask me where they would get their wedding party’s attire and what colors will look good. So I am breaking down my […]

May 30, 2019

Outfitting Your Wedding Party

For Brides

Can I just photograph this growing family forever??? I met up with some DREAM clients last night at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis, Maryland and it was stunning. Kim has the perfect eye for styling a session because every single detail was perfect. All the way down to their little fur baby’s bowtie! Their beagle, […]

May 25, 2019

Kim + Charlie | A Springtime Maternity Session at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis

Portraits

Last night I met up with Sylina for her senior photos and it was literally the most perfect weather EVER! And the clouds parted just in time to get some glowy, golden hour action! I get so excited when I know that the weather is working with me and I can put all my energy […]

May 22, 2019

Sylina | A Sherwood High School Graduation

Seniors