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Manassas Battlefield Winter Engagement

Engagement Session

Manassas engagement session | virginia wedding photographer We are 2/2 in this new decade for shoots falling on a  “unusually warm winter day” and I am JUST FINE with it!!!  😉 Collin and Brittany met me at Historic Manassas Battlefield for their engagement session and that Saturday could not have been any more lovely.  It […]

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Urban Winter Engagement | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Engagement Session

“We met in college but found out we actually went to pre-school together. We also went to the same church our senior year…our paths *should have* crossed a lot more before college but somehow they didn’t” hearing their story so intentionally woven together reminded me of a promise—that the lord establishes our steps & makes […]

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The case for winter shoots

Education, Engagement Session, For Photographers, Sweetheart Session

Most of us write off winter entirely when we think of ideal portrait seasons. It’s also assumed to be a season of “photographer hibernation” amongst most people. I’m taken back by the amount of “So..Hannah, how do you spend *all* your free time in the winter??” questions I receive this time of year. To which […]

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Culpeper VA Engagement Session, Carly + MJ

Engagement Session

Culpeper Engagement Session | Virginia Wedding Photographer We met in Culpepper at Carly’s aunts house to photograph their engagement session. As we were cruising down those country roads with the golden light peeking through the rolling hills, I knew we were in for some serious portrait magic.  My sweet friend Cassie traveled with me for […]

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“Siri, where’s the best spot in town for coffee?”

Personal, Travel

Destination Photographer | Travel Blog Diaries   Well there is no denying I love myself a sweet coffeeshop vibe. On days off you can find me gathering with friends or family at my favorite spot in town or adopting it as my “office space” throughout the week…perks of being your own boss am I right?? haha […]

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Fall 2019 Photo Bootcamp

Education, For Photographers

Virginia Photographers Workshop | The Photo Bootcamp Sitting here in a coffee shop trying to holdback the joyful Hans tears (if you know, you know) reflecting on a day that will be added to my collection of ‘most special ones’. This was our FOURTH Photo Bootcamp hosted (someone tell me HOW) that has brought so […]

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My heart for creating this resource is to help prepare others WELL  by breaking down the easy to implement action steps I teach my clients so that you too can tackle your next portrait experience  with confidence! 

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The Guide To Preparing For Your Portrait Session