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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!

Samatha and Doug tied the knot on Oct 3, 2021 at their 1757 Golf Club wedding with a fully traditional Jewish ceremony. If I had to describe this wedding in one word, it would be enchanting. When you walked into a room you were filled with feelings of love, and tradition. I had the pleasure […]

Real Weddings

1757 Golf Club Wedding | Samantha + Doug

1757 Golf Club wedding

Real Weddings

Lily and Kevin’s Fawn Lake Country Club wedding is on the blog today! If I had to describe this wedding to someone, I would say relaxed and warm. Those are the best kind of weddings, aren’t they?! While I love a huge party too, sweet, intimate, calm weddings are so incredibly special. From the moment […]

Fawn Lake Country Club Wedding | Lily + Kevin

Fawn Lake Country Club wedding

Liz and Ryan’s Williamsburg Inn wedding was such an amazing day. The soft, sunny lighting, the historic location, and the gorgeous, wildly in-love couple made for a picture-perfect day. I captured Liz and Ryan’s wedding at the Williamsburg Inn on September 5, 2021. However, I’m going to let you in on a little secret. This […]

Real Weddings

Williamsburg Inn Wedding | Elizabeth + Ryan

Engagements & Anniversaries

Rachel and Eric’s engagement photos at the US Capitol Grounds were challenging but rewarding. I have to admit, this was a difficult session for me because the weather was HOT. However, Rachel and Eric were total troopers, and I’m really proud of the way their photos turned out. Because the weather was so incredibly hot, […]

US Capitol Grounds Engagement Session | Rachel + Eric

Engagement photos at US Capitol Grounds

If you are anything like me you love your dogs/animals just as much as your own children. So when you’re planning your next portrait session I can see where you might want to include those fur children in portraits too! Pups + Professional Portraits Well over my many years as a photographer I have pulled […]

Engagements & Anniversaries, Family Portraits

My Best Tips for Taking Professional Photos with Your Dogs

dogs in portraits

Real Weddings

Gina and David’s Basilica of St Mary wedding was so incredible. EVERY Detail was meticulously planned and held a special meaning in their lives. September 4, 2021 was a special, memorable day filled with uncontainable joy. Gina & Dave are truly ideal clients! I loved every interaction I had with both of them. Also, these […]

Basilica of St. Mary Wedding | Gina + David

Basilica of St Mary wedding

Alena and Dylan opted to take their Virginia engagement photos at Alena’s parents’ new house. The family has spent the last year renovating and restoring every inch of the property to its original glory before their wedding on June 4, 2022. Their wedding ceremony will take place under the grand tree you see in the […]

Engagements & Anniversaries

At Home Engagement Session in Henrico, Virginia | Alena + Dylan

Virginia engagement photos

Real Weddings

Mary and Jason’s DC War Memorial wedding was a dream! Not only did they host their wedding at one of my favorite locations, but they also had a sunrise wedding! This unique timeframe made for a relaxed wedding day. By scheduling a morning wedding the couple was able to get in and get out without […]

D.C. War Memorial Wedding | Mary + Jason

DC War Memorial Wedding