Chatham Manor Gardens

Chatham Manor in Fredericksburg

I’ve lived in Virginia for over 20 years and the fact that I’ve only seen Chatham Manor in Fredericksburg, VA for the first time in my own hometown is embarrassing. This place was built in 1771 and is chalk full of history from slavery, civil war and housing some of the most famous people in […]

Springtime portrait session

Portrait Session: Emily

I had a great opportunity to do a portrait session for Emily over the weekend. Great weather and gorgeous model, can’t ask for more than that as a photographer! I don’t post all the photos from portrait sessions usually, as these are personal photos for each client. I do like to preview each client with […]

Tuxedo Cat in Attack mode

My Tuxedo Cat

At the risk of sounding like a crazy cat person, I might as well introduce this goofball early into this blog. I can’t promise amazing photos, but I can promise a lot of senseless cat photos. His nickname is Tux or Tuxie (not Tuxy). I found him hiding in a bush when he was but […]

Cherry Blossoms

Washington DC and the Cherry Blossoms

I’ve been going to Washington DC and the Cherry Blossoms for years, but this is the first time I’ve been able to photograph this short spring event during sunrise. Timing the peak of Cherry Blossoms in DC can be very tricky, depending on mother nature, starting the first week of April the Cherry Blossoms could […]