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Check out the Fall/Winter 2011 issue of i do! magazine for a 14-page feature on Ashley and Rodney’s August wedding at East Beach in Norfolk, VA. Rodney, owner of Arch Entertainment, is one of the most sought-after DJs in Virginia, and Ashley is the most delightful person you’ll ever meet! Naturally, their wedding was the […]

I just got my hands on the Spring 2011 issue of i do!, the beautiful new publication from Michelle Kilgore and Kim Pietsch at Weddings by Michelle. It’s a lovely issue that highlights the premiere level of service that Weddings by Michelle provides, and offers plenty of insight and inspiration to those of you planning […]

2011 Bride’s Choice Award

January 26, 2011

Just got word from Wedding Wire that I received a 2011 Bride’s Choice Award. This award recognizes the top 5 percent of local wedding professionals, and is based on recommendations from couples just like you. (Here’s what brides are saying about me πŸ™‚ If you’re not familiar with WeddingWire, head over to their site and […]

I’m extremely honored to have been selected a Best of Weddings vendor by The Knot for two consecutive years. The Best of Weddings nod is very special to me because it comes directly from brides and reflects the care I strive to provide every couple. Photography is obviously a creative adventure, but the true art […]

Check out the Spring/Summer edition of The Knot Magazine to read up on Lisa and Chris’s fabulous wedding in Norfolk last year. Lisa booked me for their wedding at the Norfolk Pagoda months before any other 2009 couple, which gave us plenty of time to discuss and anticipate the big day. Chris proposed to Lisa […]

Every year The Knot magazine conducts a survey of 21,000+ couples to learn more about their experience with wedding vendors. The editors then compile the data and present the results in their annual “Best of Weddings” magazine. Looks like someone’s been talking behind my back because I just got named a Best of Weddings winner […]

Admired by Beckstead

May 1, 2009

I just received word that David Beckstead, one of American Photo’s Top 10 Wedding Photographers, selected a photograph of mine for placement in a recent competition over at Pictage. The photo was an image I captured up in Lynchburg, Virginia at a wedding inside Snidow Chapel on the campus of Lynchburg College. I’ve included additional […]

Wow, today’s mailbag brought word that WPPI awarded me an Accolade of Excellence in the 2008 8×10 Print Competition. For those unfamiliar with WPPI, it’s an organization full of the world’s best wedding and portrait photographers, and just calling myself a member feels terribly fraudulent sometimes. Receiving this honor from other photographers I hold in […]

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