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What’s in my camera bag?

Business, Camera Basics, Chesapeake, Education, Outdoor, Uncategorized, Virginia Beach

As a photographer, I often have clients or other photographers ask what kind of kit do I keep in my camera bag.  I’ve finally decided to open up the bag and give you a look inside! What You Will Find In My Camera Bag There Are Usually Two Cameras I’ve owned several DSLR cameras between […]

Canfield Family – Chesapeake Arboretum

Outdoor, Uncategorized

The Canfield Family at the Chesapeake Arboretum, May 2019 I met The Canfield Family at the Chesapeake Arboretum back in May.  I’ll preface this by saying I’ve known Wei for a while.  We run in the same circles and have a lot of mutual friends.  We worked on a charity event together and we attend […]

Ordering Experience

Outdoor, Uncategorized

New for Summer 2019 – The Client Ordering Experience! Providing an ordering experience for my clients has been something I have wanted to do for a long time. I have been searching far and wide to give to you a way to visualize the images from your session. It’s important to me that my clients […]

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Sturgeon Family – Chesapeake Arboretum

Chesapeake, Family Photography, Outdoor, Uncategorized

How the Sturgeon Family Rocked their Family Photography Session at the Chesapeake Arboretum! What a great time of year to explore the beauty of the Chesapeake Arboretum!  If you’re looking for the best place to go for your family photography session in Chesapeake, look no further!  I couldn’t get enough of those sun flares, radiant […]

Senior Portraits – Madison

Business, Family Photography, Lifestyle, Seniors

Just the other day I happened to wake up early. That is unusual for an engineering student. After a long time I could witness the sunrise. I could feel the sun rays falling on my body. Usual morning is followed by hustle to make it to college on time. This morning was just another morning yet seemed different.

Discovering History in an 80 Year Old Camera-My Photographic Treasure Hunt

Outdoor, Uncategorized

Come with me as I fall into my own personal photographic treasure hunt In my mom’s home office, there has been a really old camera sitting on her bookshelf since I can remember. No one ever touched it. I don’t remember a time where it has ever moved. When we moved back to the states […]

Extended Family Portraits in Chesapeake – The Brown Family

Chesapeake, Family Photography, Lifestyle, Outdoor

Extended Family Portraits in Chesapeake I feel so privileged in my line of work.  Every family i have to pleasure of meeting and working with is completely different.   I have to say that I love what I do.   A few weeks back I got to meet the Brown family.  This family is really special to […]

Maternity Photos at First Landing State Park

Lifestyle, Maternity, Outdoor, Virginia Beach

Maternity Photos at First Landing State Park,  Virginia Beach To me, there is nothing more beautiful than a woman expecting her first child.  Or even her second. Or third.  I love the glow of a pregnant woman, her skin, her smile, her eyes…You can see the life breathing into her by just thinking of the […]

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Family Photos in Suffolk

Chesapeake, Family Photography, Lifestyle, Outdoor

Family Photos in Suffolk, VA   I love my job.  Especially when it comes to all of the different people I get to meet and the new places I get to see.   I recently took Joanna’s family photos in Suffolk.  Joanna and I hit it off on the phone right away.  As soon as […]

The Anderson Family

Chesapeake, Family Photography, Outdoor

Family Portraits – The Anderson Family Oak Grove Lake Park Meet the Anderson Family I met the Anderson family at Oak Grove Lake Park in the Greenbriar area of Chesapeake.  Oak Grove Lake is a gorgeous park around a lake with wooden decks placed around to look down into the water.  There are trails to […]