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Jess + Ed were married in a quaint little town in Pennsylvania earlier this fall.  Seeing as how they met and fell in love in Washington DC, it was important to them to capture that quintessential DC vibe in some portraits post-wedding so we spent an afternoon together enjoying a beautiful fall day in downtown DC.  Jess put on her GORGEOUS Matthew Christopher dress again and we started over the river in Virginia at Iwo Jima to capture the beautiful, soft light setting over the city before heading to the Lincoln Memorial for some nighttime portraits with one of the most iconic monuments in the country.


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There’s only one word that can sum up Jessica + Charlie: Adventurous.  Whether’s it scuba diving in Indonesia, skiing in Aspen, exploring new restaurants in Manhattan or sea kayaking in Thailand, this couple is pretty much up for everything and anything.  They met in a classic manner – at a bar – but everything since then has been just short of extraordinary, including their epic engagement at the base of a waterfall in Indonesia.  While this wanderlust couple could have chosen anywhere in the world to get married, they instead chose someplace close to home so that their friends and family could be a part of the celebration, which is a true telltale sign of this couples equal devotion to family as to their passports!

They may not have been swimming with the sharks when they tied the knot, but it was close enough with a beautiful, sunset ceremony at the Baltimore National Aquarium, followed by a candlelight dinner and ending with a crazy dance party that lasted late into the evening.  Thank you Jess + Charlie for sharing your day with me and for also inspiring my own wanderlust and reminding me to get out there and go explore!!!  I know your life together will be one great adventure.


Ceremony and Reception: Baltimore National Aquarium  |  Event Coordination: Kelley Cannon Events  |  Catering: Harbor Market Kitchen  |  DJ: Dance Masters Entertainment  |  Hair and Make-Up: Brides by Caitlyn


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Kimberly and Marc met through mutual friends.  Perhaps it was their love for 90’s cover bands or perhaps it was their shared sense of humor, but whatever it was, it didn’t take long before the two of them started dating and became engaged.  Wanting to celebrate one of their favorite areas to visit with their friends and family, the couple set a fall wedding date for gorgeous Loudoun County, which is where we met up for the engagement photos at Stone Tower Winery this past summer.


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Sherry and Allin are celebrated 5 wonderful years of marriage this fall.   In addition to renewing their vows at the end of this month, they wanted to commemorate the special occasion by creating some beautiful imagery for their home.  The dramatic shadowing at the National Gallery of Art East Wing provided us with a perfect backdrop, followed by some of that delicious golden sunset lighting at Meridian Hill Park in Washington DC.

Congratulations Sherry and Allin and wishing you 5 X 5 more years of happiness…and more!


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