An Elegant Burlington Weddings and Events Wedding | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography

Burlington Weddings and Events Venue Burlington Weddings and Events is located in Charles City, Virginia, just eleven miles west of Williamsburg.  It proudly sits on several hundred acres and delivers an incredible view and luxurious experience for couples who plan to have large or small romantic weddings with an historic farm vibe.  This Virginia weddingContinue reading “An Elegant Burlington Weddings and Events Wedding | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography”

Five Tips for Planning the Perfect Proposal

Engagement Season It is Engagement season! The evergreens, scent of pine, cinnamon and cloves combined with twinkling Christmas lights usher in all the romance feels.  Here in Virginia, our Decembers are pretty mild for the most part, even with a little chill in the air.  Planning outings outdoors with the love of your life, suchContinue reading “Five Tips for Planning the Perfect Proposal”

Wedding Trends | Intimate Micro Weddings | Virginia Wedding Photographer

2020-2021 Wedding Trend One of the biggest Wedding Trends, as we finish out 2020 and move toward 2021, is to have a smaller, more intimate wedding ceremony. Obviously, a contributing factor to this trend is the coronavirus pandemic.  Whether you prefer a formal or informal micro wedding, there are definitely many ways to still makeContinue reading “Wedding Trends | Intimate Micro Weddings | Virginia Wedding Photographer”

Should You Have an Unplugged Wedding? | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography

Cell Phones and Your Wedding Ceremony If you have been to a wedding in the past few years, you have probably seen it.   The bride begins her graceful stroll down the aisle toward her groom when suddenly, a sea of cell phones and even ipads push their way into the aisle to capture the moment. Continue reading “Should You Have an Unplugged Wedding? | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography”

The First Look | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography

Should You Have a First Look? If I could go back to my wedding day, I would have had a first look and had some time set aside to pray with my soon to be husband.  Even though I had a wonderful wedding day, that is one thing that I wish I could have done. Continue reading “The First Look | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography”

The Freight Shed | Yorktown, Virginia Wedding Venue | Belle Eve Photography

With the arrival of the 4th of July this week, which is a yearly reminder of all of the rich Revolutionary War history here in Yorktown which resulted in our nation’s independence from England, I’d like to introduce you to The Freight Shed at Yorktown.  I have so many memories of this special place fromContinue reading “The Freight Shed | Yorktown, Virginia Wedding Venue | Belle Eve Photography”

Ware River Yacht Club | Venue Tour | Gloucester, Virginia | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Located on the beautiful Ware River in Gloucester, Virginia sits the Ware River Yacht Club, a social club with a passion for sailing and a location where you can have your wedding!  I had the opportunity to visit the Ware River Yacht Club several months ago and thoroughly enjoyed the tour of this wedding venue. Continue reading “Ware River Yacht Club | Venue Tour | Gloucester, Virginia | Virginia Wedding Photographer”

A Royal Blue and Violet Micro Wedding | Newport News, Virginia | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Odell and Valerie went from a larger wedding to an intimate, micro wedding in about 72 hours flat.  It was an incredibly quick transition, but the love they had for each other overshadowed everything else.  Originally they weren’t planning to have a tiny wedding.  However, because of the quickly shifting changes with the coronavirus pandemic,Continue reading “A Royal Blue and Violet Micro Wedding | Newport News, Virginia | Virginia Wedding Photographer”

Micro Weddings | Big Love on a Smaller Scale | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Your Dream Wedding How big do you want your wedding to be?   When I was a little girl, I remember watching Princess Diana get married to Prince Charles.  Everything was opulent, formal, gorgeous…. Her dress was the dress of my dreams (at the time) with a train that went on for forever.  There were soContinue reading “Micro Weddings | Big Love on a Smaller Scale | Virginia Wedding Photographer”

Why Should I Hire a Florist for My Wedding Day? | Vendor Feature | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Planning Your Wedding You just got engaged and your thoughts turn from staring at that sparkly new ring to planning for your big day.  Wedding planning and design can be a lot of fun to dream about, but when it comes to your wedding day, all of those foreseen and unforeseen details can become stressorsContinue reading “Why Should I Hire a Florist for My Wedding Day? | Vendor Feature | Virginia Wedding Photographer”