We met Brent and Lydia early on a Saturday morning in downtown Middleburg. After a lovely introductory chat, we spent the next hour or so wandering the charming streets, the perfect backdrop for Brent & Lydia’s engagement session. Can’t wait for their April wedding!!
“Oh, it’s delightful to have ambitions. I’m so glad I have such a lot. And there never seems to be any end to them– that’s the best of it. Just as soon as you attain to one ambition you see another one glittering higher up still. It does make life so interesting.” — Anne of […]
To the amazing couples who trusted me to capture their wedding day in 2014— thank you. My heart overflows with gratitude for you. Your happiness is my happiness, and your love makes my job the best in the world. As I said before, this year exceeded my expectations in every way, and that is entirely because you looked at me and my work, […]
I’m blogging my “Year in Review: Best of Portraits” from the National Portrait Gallery. I love that I live close enough to the Smithsonian to take my laptop and a few notebooks, and take a bit of time to be quiet at the start of this first workweek of the new year. Looking back over […]
2014 was not the year I expected. It was full of good things, hard things, happy things, sad things, joyful events, disappointments, incredible successes, and massive failings. I expected all of that— every human goes through a range of such things every year (or sometimes in the course of a single day). The fact that so many things happened was expected. The way they […]