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Roanoke and its surrounding areas are one the best places in southwestern Virginia for engagement photos. You can find everything – gardens to industrial/urban backdrops to mountain views to waterfalls – all within an hour of the city.  Below I’ve listed ten places that would be stunning backdrops for engagement photos near Roanoke. Some will […]

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Four Tips for an Amazing Engagement Session

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It’s probably the phrase I hear more than any other – “we’re a little bit awkward.” Like maybe 9 out of 10 couples says it at some point. And here’s the thing – all of the couples on my website are real couples. So if 90 percent of them say they’re awkward and 100 percent […]

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Jessie + Juan-Miguel’s Humpback Rock Engagement Session

Lifestyle

The thing about the Blue Ridge Mountains is you never know what you’re going to get when it comes to weather. So planning a session in Shenandoah National Park or off of the Blue Ridge Parkway/Skyline Drive requires a good bit of an adventurous spirit. Jessie and Juan-Miguel chose to hike Humpback Rock for their […]

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Blue Ridge Parkway Engagement Session | Charlottesville, Virginia | Charlottesville Wedding Photographer

Adventure Session Inspo

The central district of Skyline Drive is my jam — I know it intimately and so it’s where I take most of my couples for engagement sessions. But in the winter, Skyline Drive closes often for snow and ice, while next door Blue Ridge Parkway can be open. So I always warn my winter/early spring […]

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Megan + Matthew Sunrise Engagement Session in Shenandoah National Park

Engagement Session Inspo

Sunrise sessions on Skyline Drive or the Blue Ridge Parkway are one of my favorite things in the world. In case you don’t know, Skyline Drive is a 105-mile road that runs north-south through Shenandoah National Park. The Blue Ridge Parkway picks up where Skyline Drive ends and links Shenandoah National Park to the Great […]

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