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I'm Erica a D.C. wedding photographer, with two young children, and a love for organization. Welcome to my small space on the internet where I can share with you special sessions, real weddings, and even little looks into my everyday life. Take a look around, and thanks for stopping by!

Erika and Luke’s Pennsylvania wedding in the heart of Amish country was so special to me. Not only did I get to be a Pennsylvania wedding photographer for a day, but also because of how Erika, Luke and I met! You may remember the story from Erika and Luke’s Outer Banks engagement photos. In case […]

Real Weddings

Stoltzfus Homestead and Gardens Wedding | Erika + Luke

Pennsylvania wedding photographer

Family Portraits

I’m thrilled to get the chance at photographing new and returning families and couples again this year. To make this year truly special, I’m hosting only two seasonal mini sessions beginning in October and lasting through the start of December. Each section of mini sessions is perfect for couples, maternity, children, and families. Be sure […]

Upcoming Mini Sessions

Family of three in christmas tree farm

If I had to describe Kendall and Chase’s Hollyfield Manor wedding in one word, it would be sweet. Their day was simple, southern, laidback and beautiful. Kendall is an amazing teacher and all around great human being. I wanted to showcase her perfect wedding day so others can get a look at such a beautiful […]

Real Weddings

Hollyfield Manor Wedding | Kendall + Chase

Hollyfield Manor wedding

Real Weddings

Elizabeth and David’s Historic Rosemont Manor wedding was the perfect celebration of their fairytale love story. Their love truly radiated throughout the whole wedding day, and you could clearly see their love will last. I also loved photographing their day at such a historically beautiful venue. Elizabeth and David met in middle school, were close […]

Historic Rosemont Manor Wedding | Elizabeth + David

Wedding party portrait at Rosemount manor

Katie and Austin opted for sunrise engagement photos in DC at the US Capitol Building for their engagement session. The morning felt joyous and these two were just absorbed in their love story. It was so sweet, and the images are just as beautiful. Austin and Katie both love walking the streets of DC, so […]

Engagements & Anniversaries

Engagement Photos in DC | Katie + Austin

Engagement photos in DC

Engagements & Anniversaries

This story behind these Outer Banks engagement photos is so unique. I was in the Outer Banks with my family for a quick summer vacation. We spent our Sunday morning on the beach. While we were enjoying our time on the quiet beach, I saw Erika and Luke enter the beach dressed adorably with a […]

Outer Banks Engagement Photos | Erika + Luke

Outer Banks engagement photo

Alena and Dylan’s whimsical backyard wedding in Virginia was the picture of PERFECTION! With a clear image in mind Alena was able to plan their dream wedding in about a year and come in under budget. The couple knew from the start they wanted to Alena’s parents’ home into their wedding venue. So along with […]

Real Weddings

Dreamy Backyard Wedding in Virginia | Alena + Dylan

Backyard wedding in Virginia

Real Weddings

Photographing first looks are an amazing part of every wedding day! But if you aren’t sure about this tradition, this post will explain why it would be a romantic addition to your wedding day celebration that not only adds to the experience but also reduces stress. Please know that I would never want any of […]

Why I Love Wedding Day First Looks

First look for wedding couple in gardens