Hi I'm Maddy and I'm a Virginia wedding and senior portraits photographer. I'm a London loving, cat snuggling JMU alum who thrives capturing modern, romantic and joyful photos for the amazing high school seniors and couples in love I get to work with. More than anything I love history, storytelling, and documenting special moments. You can explore some of my favorite stories below! 

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Nov 20, 2017

Tucked away in the countryside, Goodstone Inn and Restaurant is a romantic bed and breakfast located in Middleburg, Virginia. It also happened to be the perfect backdrop for Lauren and Shane’s engagement session! Goodstone Inn has a cute courtyard, winding paths, ivy walls and some big open fields. We originally had picked a location closer to […]

Nov 16, 2017

One of my favorite parts of being a wedding photographer is getting to travel to places I’ve never been before. Last weekend was no exception! After a little road trip down south, I met up with Ashley and David for their engagement session at Longwood University. While I’ve heard lots of wonderful things about Farmville […]

Nov 10, 2017

Fall engagement season is in full swing and last week I got to meet up with Kelley and Ryan! We started at Claude Moore Park before heading over to Belmont Country Club to wrap up their photoshoot. After having to reschedule because of rain, we ended up with a beautiful fall afternoon. The leaves at […]

Nov 3, 2017

While studying at JMU I had the chance to see a lot of the Shenandoah Valley, but one place that was always on my bucket list was Swannanoa Palace. Over the years I saw many photographers post about the beautiful mansion as they shot clients there. By the time senior year came around I still […]

Oct 24, 2017

Brittany and Tae are married! This has got to be one of my favorite weddings to date. I’m so excited to share all the beautiful photos! Brittany and Tae got married at Old Town Hall in Fairfax, Virginia. The venue is tucked right in downtown Fairfax. If you weren’t looking you could accidentally drive right […]

Oct 24, 2017

In my personal opinion our state is one of the most beautiful to get married in because Virginia wedding venues are stunning! We have such a wide variety for brides & grooms-to-be to choose from. Over the past three years I’ve gotten to capture weddings at so many Virginia venues (and even some D.C., Maryland, […]

Oct 19, 2017

The first fall engagement session of the year is here! Last week I met up with Janelle and Steven for their Harper’s Ferry engagement session. After a short drive out of the state we met up in this historic West Virginia town for their portraits. Janelle had actually scouted out locations on Google maps before […]

Oct 17, 2017

Wedding albums– a beautiful, but often expensive addition to your wedding package. Sometimes it might feel like it’s not worth the extra money. While I totally understand budgets I really do believe that investing in a wedding album is one of the best things you can do when booking your wedding photographer! With every wedding […]

Oct 5, 2017

I could talk all day about how incredible this wedding was! Lauren and Matt’s Breaux Vineyards wedding in Purcellville, Virginia was stunning. It was such an honor to play a small role in the day and capture their memories along side Corrin of Corrin Jasinski Photography! Breaux Vineyards is one of the most beautiful venues! […]

Sep 28, 2017

Last weekend I got to capture Taylor & Drake’s beautiful Shenandoah Valley wedding at the Frontier Cultural Museum in Staunton, Virginia. I love any opportunity to head south for a wedding and after a short drive down got to meet these two for the first time! They were a bundle of excitement from the moment […]