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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!

In the midst of a warm and golden August afternoon, I had the privilege of joining Dayana and Carl on a truly enchanting journey. Our destination? The illustrious Library of Congress in the heart of Washington D.C. This iconic location, steeped in history and grandeur, provided the perfect setting for their Library of Congress engagement […]

Engagements & Anniversaries

Library of Congress Engagement Photos | Dayana & Carl

Library of Congress Engagement Photos

Engagements & Anniversaries

On a serene Sunday spring afternoon, it was indeed the perfect day for a garden engagement session at Historic Tuckahoe in Richmond, VA. Emily and Will, a couple deeply in love, eagerly embarked on a remarkable journey, traveling over 5 hours from New Jersey in order to capture their beautiful love story in a breathtaking […]

A Garden Engagement Session at Historic Tuckahoe | Emily + Will

engagement photos at Historic Tuckahoe

Looking for the best DC locations for photos? Fortunately, there are numerous stunning spots to choose from! As a photographer specializing in family and couples’ photography, I’ve had the privilege of visiting many of them throughout the years. These locations are ideal for capturing family portraits, engagement or anniversary shots, and even maternity photos! A […]

Engagements & Anniversaries

10 More Great DC Locations for Photos

Capitol View at 400 wedding venue

Engagements & Anniversaries

One of the most memorable engagement sessions at the Lincoln Memorial recently was with Theresa and Neil. Despite working there multiple times a year, this session stood out to me. We arrived a few minutes before sunrise to take advantage of the amazing morning light before it became too bright. The stunning colors of the […]

Sunrise Lincoln Memorial Engagement Session | Theresa + Neil

Lincoln Memorial Engagement Photos

Washington, DC is a beautiful city, filled with historic monuments, stunning architecture, and breathtaking views. It’s no wonder that so many people choose to have their photos taken in the nation’s capital. Whether you’re looking for the perfect spot for family photos, engagement photos, or maternity photos, today I am excited to share my favorite […]

Engagements & Anniversaries

My Top 10 Places for Photos in Washington, DC

10 DC Photo Locations

Engagements & Anniversaries

During their time together, Karley and Alec love to visit Old Town Alexandria, making it the perfect location for their engagement photos. With their wedding date set for next May at Oakdale RVA in Ashland, Virginia. Karley emphasized wanting cheerful and luminous photographs that captured the happiness of their engagement during our session. From the […]

Old Town Alexandria Engagement | Karley + Alec

Old Town Alexandria Engagement Photo

I love that my chosen career has taken me to photographing some great couples around the DMV area. Couples regularly request to have DC Cherry Blossom engagement photos taken in late March. This was the first  year where I braved the Tidal Basin during the DC Cherry Blossom Festival on peak bloom day one. Getting […]

Engagements & Anniversaries

D.C. Cherry Blossom Engagement Photos | Alycia + Jim

Cherry Blossom Festival Photos

Engagements & Anniversaries, Family Portraits, Proposals, Senior Portraits

One of my favorite times of year in Washington D.C. is the Cherry Blossoms blooming season!¬† In fact D.C. is famous for its stunning cherry blossom trees all across the world.¬† The History of the Cherry Blossoms: In 1912, the Mayor of Tokyo, Japan, Yukio Ozaki, gifted 3,000 cherry blossom trees to the city of […]

My Favorite Places to Find Cherry Blossoms in Washington D.C.

Cherry Blossom Festival Location