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 vibrant, 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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Dec 28, 2017

With only 4 more days left in 2017 I feel like now’s the best time to share the biggest blog post of the year– the 2017 recap! With each year I’ve been amazed at the number of people I’ve gotten to meet and work with, the beautiful venues I’ve gotten to visit and the growth […]

Jun 1, 2017

After UVA’s graduation last week Kyle and I headed off for a mini road trip down South to celebrate finally being done with college classes! We choose two cities– Atlanta and Charleston– both places we had never been before for our six day trip. I kept my camera with me for most of our explorations […]

Mar 15, 2017

Last week was my last spring break of college and my friends and I knew we wanted to actually go on a trip this year. The past four years we haven’t done anything big so this year we had our eyes peeled since August for a good deal. We lucked out and happened to find […]

Jan 18, 2017

For anyone who’s been following along for a little while you’ve probably heard me mention my love for London and study abroad travels once or twice! A few weeks ago I was thinking about it how it has been almost a year since I headed overseas and thought it might be nice to write a […]

Sep 14, 2016

This week I’m switching it up from sharing a shoot and instead sharing some personal adventures on the blog! Two weeks ago my roommates and some friends went to a local fundraiser for Walk for Hope. We spent the morning exploring the fields, getting lost in flowers that were taller than us and choosing the best […]

Aug 26, 2016

When I first saw the announcements for The Gathering Event I knew immediately I wanted to go. Hope Taylor Photography and Caroline Logan Photography both started their businesses at such young ages and have been inspiring industry leaders I’ve followed since first deciding to begin my own photography business. The event took place Monday at Stevenson Ridge and […]

Jul 27, 2016

This shoot is particularly exciting because it’s my parents’ anniversary session, AND I’m sharing all my favorites on the blog on their anniversary! For the past few months my sisters and I have been secretly planning a photoshoot to celebrate Mom and Dad’s 25th anniversary. Two weeks ago we finally surprised them by taking them […]