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Nadeen and Jimmy had the most BEAUTIFUL wedding yesterday at Raspberry Plain Manor, and I’m so blessed to have been the one to document it. From the moment I first spoke to Nadeen, I knew we would be such great friends. Jimmy was deployed in Korea when Nadeen first booked me, so her and I talked […]

WEDDINGS

I am so honored to have been able to photograph this beautiful wedding at Hotel Madison. Lauren and Randall are the sweetest of couples, and are perfect for each other. From the moment I met them, I knew we would be great friends! The day was so relaxed and fun, it felt like we were […]

WEDDINGS

It is always SO much fun shooting with my favorite club, Bare Naked Ladies, at JMU! This shoot was one of my favorite shoots of all time! Thank you girls for always trusting me in front of my camera, your shoots have been such a memorable part of my college experience. Your values are largely […]

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Ana and Pat are some of the sweetest people I have ever met. As soon as I met them, I instantly knew we would be great friends. These two are currently living in New York, and getting married at Cross Keys Vineyards here in Virginia this summer. Ana is a child behavioral psychologist, and Pat […]

COUPLES

1.What does being a Samia’s Photography Spokesmodel mean? Earlier this month I launched my Class of 2020 Senior Spokesmodel Team and I have never been more excited for anything! I am overwhelmed with joy by the amount of feedback as and applications I have received! Because this program is new to many, I want to […]

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Abby’s senior session was one of my favorite sessions ever! We divided her shoot in half, half casual and half formal!. Abby was such a trooper even though it was so COLD! The prom dress took both of us to put together on her, and we dressed her in it in the middle of a […]

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Jill and Kevin got married at The Dar Memorial Hall in Washington, D.C. Their wedding was absolutely beautiful and I was so blessed to be able to document the two of their families coming together. See their beautiful day unfold below!  

WEDDINGS

Alyssa was such a dream to work with!! We split the shoot into 3 parts: the first part with a bunch of her girl friends, the next part solo portraits of her, and the last part with her roommate. I love making sure my seniors incorporate their various loved ones from different groups, classes, and […]

SENIORS

It is often in the smallest and most ordinary of moments that we find the answers to our biggest questions.  For Amanda, she was sitting in her car talking to Tim about his family and his faith when she realized that he was the one she wanted to spend the rest of her life with.  […]

COUPLES

Hannah and Michael are probably the most adorable people I have ever photographed. I gave them a few prompts to play, and they ended up having their own tickle war!          

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