It took months of planning  around crazy work schedules, but we finally found a day that worked for Alex & Marissa’s Patapsco State Park Engagement shoot. With their wedding only two weeks away, it was a nice chance for them to take a breath together and focus on their relationship. I had never been to […]

9 Years ago today as the sun set over Assateague Island, Brent Rader got down on one knee and asked me to marry him! At the time, Brent and I had been together for five years and I knew the proposal was coming. In May, we went ring shopping at Golden Nugget Jewelers in Philly […]

After four reschedules and an engagement shoot that got cut in half due to the rain, I was starting to think that Jess and David were straight up cursed when it came to the weather.  Thankfully, our sixth try brought us a beautiful summer evening and I’m hopeful their luck holds out for their Lodges at […]

I met Adam and Danielle at a bridal show last year and I knew they were a couple after my own heart when they asked to meet up at Menchies for fro yo instead of Panera or Starbucks where I usually meet my clients. (Side note, I’ve been known to get over $9 worth of […]

Engagement shoots are so fun because they give us time to get to know our couple better and showcase their interests and personalities.  Heather and Kyle are both dog lovers and as such wanted to incorporate their family of four puppies into their engagement shoot. We met at their home to get pictures in their back […]

When Sammi first reached out to me about wanting to find a “fairytale” like location for her engagement shoot, I was a little stumped. I started brainstorming, researching gardens, ruins, etc. and finally heard about Brookside Gardens. When I mentioned the possibility of a Brookside Gardens engagement shoot to Sammi it turned out that her […]

I tell Rebecca all the time that she is super lucky to have a wedding photographer for a sister.  While she readily agrees, at times I wonder if Gunnar does! Rebecca was my first model for my first senior shoot and was so talented at posing herself that she tricked me into thinking this whole […]

Several months ago I posted the pictures from the awesome secret shoot of Frankie’s proposal to Kendra in downtown Frederick.  When we met to discuss their engagement session, Frankie and Kendra wanted to do something a little different that showcased their relationship and personalities. They ended up deciding on a playground engagement shoot at a nearby spot that […]

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