Three Reasons You Should Have a First Look | Virginia Wedding Photographer

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

A Dark and Romantic Wedding | Williamsburg Inn | Williamsburg, VA | Belle Eve Photography

A Williamsburg Inn Wedding Natasha and Justyn’s wedding at Williamsburg Inn in Williamsburg, Virginia was the perfect Fall wedding.  Fall in Virginia is beautiful, and comfortably warm for the most part in the daytime, with chilly evenings.  Combined with the lovely backdrop at the Inn and the decadent dark colors- dark red, burgundy and black,Continue reading “A Dark and Romantic Wedding | Williamsburg Inn | Williamsburg, VA | Belle Eve Photography”

Five Tips for Planning the Perfect Proposal | Virginia Wedding Photographer

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 | Virginia Wedding Photographer”

A Wedding with a Pop of Yellow | Keffer Hall | Newport News, Virginia

A Keffer Hall Wedding Christie and Jake’s late August wedding at Keffer Hall in Deep Creek Landing Marina in Newport News, Virginia was a joyous, colorful and bright occasion!  I have been looking forward to this wedding all summer and knowing that I was going to have surgery at the beginning of August to basicallyContinue reading “A Wedding with a Pop of Yellow | Keffer Hall | Newport News, Virginia”

Five Date Ideas | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography

What is your favorite date idea?  Even after you get married, it is so important to keep dating your spouse so that you continue to grow together.  Relationships take intentional time and a whole lot of work, and while you grow a whole lot as a couple before you get married, what happens after you getContinue reading “Five Date Ideas | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography”

Five Tips for Choosing Your Engagement Session Location | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography

Finding an Engagement Session Location “Where should we have our engagement session?”  This is a fantastic question!  In addition to having the opportunity to get to know your wedding photographer and how they work as they capture you as a couple, your engagement session is meant to celebrate your engagement, a momentous occasion, with beautifulContinue reading “Five Tips for Choosing Your Engagement Session Location | 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”

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”

The Watermen’s Museum | Yorktown, Virginia Wedding Venue | Virginia Wedding Photographer

The Watermen’s Museum of Yorktown, Virginia I am thrilled to feature another one of the Yorktown, Virginia wedding venues on my blog!  A few months ago I had the honor of touring The Watermen’s Museum, a small museum that explains the role of Chesapeake Bay watermen from pre-colonial to modern times in our history.  NestledContinue reading “The Watermen’s Museum | Yorktown, Virginia Wedding Venue | Virginia Wedding Photographer”

Hello 2020 | Virginia Wedding and Portrait Photographer | Belle Eve Photography

Well 2019, you and I did lots of things this past year.  We had lots of adventures and accomplished things that had previously been dreams and ideas. And now?  Wow! I can’t believe that another year is complete!  I feel so very grateful for all of the opportunities I had in 2019, and am approachingContinue reading “Hello 2020 | Virginia Wedding and Portrait Photographer | Belle Eve Photography”