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A Secret Garden Styled Shoot

In July I was blessed to be able to capture a beautiful day full of three different wedding set-ups during our large styled shoot at The Elkridge Furnace Inn. The day was planned and put together by Whiskey and White Events and The Petal Pusher. It was filled with three very different looks that were all […]

Weddings

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A Sugarloaf Mountain Engagement: Amanda + Matt

Amanda + Matt’s Sugarloaf mountain engagement session was so much fun. I’ve known these two for quite a while and when Amanda reached out to have me shoot their wedding I was beyond excited! They have been together for 4 1/2 years, have a beautiful home and the sweetest pup (Apollo) together! Matt decided it […]

Engagements

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Our One Year Wedding Anniversary

(Photo: Brittany DeFrehn Photography) A year ago, tomorrow September 9th, my amazing husband and I tied the knot! Joey and I have known each other since we were only 14, but we were only friends back then. After high school, 5 years passed before I saw Joey again, and I ran into him in Ocean […]

Personal

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