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”

An Italian Garden Wedding | Maymont Park | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography

A Maymont Wedding Erin and Dylan’s emerald and blush wedding at the Italian Gardens in The Maymont Park in Richmond, Virginia finally happened after a year long delay due to the pandemic and right after the governor lifted some of the wedding restrictions.  The Maymont Park is definitely a lovely backdrop for a Virginia weddingContinue reading “An Italian Garden Wedding | Maymont Park | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography”

A Blush and Navy Wedding | The Culpepper Barn | Virginia Beach, Virginia | Belle Eve Photography

The Culpepper Barn The Culpepper Barn, a wedding venue located in Virginia Beach, Virginia is the perfect barn wedding venue.  I had the pleasure of second shooting for Elizabeth Henson Photography at Madison and Sean’s wedding there and was very impressed at the versatility of this beautiful wedding barn venue.  This incredible place so muchContinue reading “A Blush and Navy Wedding | The Culpepper Barn | Virginia Beach, Virginia | Belle Eve Photography”

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”

Should I Hire a Wedding Planner? | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography

Wedding Day Stress Wedding planning takes a lot of patience, skill and knowledge about the ebb and flow of a wedding day.  Managing many weddings yearly, they have the experience and understanding of what can go right as they plan and what could go wrong. They know how to anticipate what could go wrong soContinue reading “Should I Hire a Wedding Planner? | Virginia Wedding Photographer | Belle Eve Photography”

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”