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Hi I'm Diana, a wedding and portrait photographer serving the Hampton Roads area and Virginia.  I am a mom of two kiddos, who loves to make to-do lists, watch You-Tube videos, and enjoys the outdoors. Sip some coffee and enjoy the lastest weddings and sessions here.

Life Update | Personal

  If you have been following my blog for awhile, than you know it has been a little bit quiet lately!! We had a fantastic Fall season full of weddings, meeting new #dgcouples and photographing families. But than the winter hit……cue dramatic music here! This winter has been rough on us.  From the middle of…

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Elopement | Magnolia House | Hampton, Virginia

I did something different… I shot my FIRST elopement! I thought I was finished with my wedding season until the Spring, but I was able to be a part of an elopement at the Magnolia House in Hampton, Virginia! It was such a special ceremony watching just a bride and groom share their marriage vows…

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Newborn Session | Yorktown, Virginia | Noppen Family

Upset about the Superbowl? Or maybe you stayed up late watching the game? Well, these pictures are sure to bring you some joy this morning! There is nothing sweeter (and calming) than a newborn session. I met the Noppen family at their home in Yorktown, Virginia to document their sweet little girl, Emma and their…

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Colonial Williamsburg Engagement | Williamsburg, Virginia | Ben and Sarah

It was a cold, rainy day but that didn’t stop this amazing couple from having a romantic Colonial Williamsburg engagement session! These two traveled back home to walk around Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia and celebrate their love for each other. Sarah and Ben knew of each other during their high school years, but it wasn’t until…

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Word of the Year | 2019

Every year is different. Some years I plan goals and resolutions and other years I choose a “word” for the year. This year I have chosen the word JOY as my word for the year! 2018 was quite the adventure. We traveled to another state to visit friends, went camping with family, redid our roof,…

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Behind the Scenes 2018 | Weddings

This is the blog post everyone gets excited for….the Behind the Scenes pictures from 2018 wedding season!!! We traveled from Norfolk, Virginia to Williamsburg, Virginia, to multiple locations in Northern Virginia to photograph our wonderful couples! Daniel and I love serving our couples and we have a blast shooting together! Be prepared for pictures of…

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  • Lindsay - I love this type of blog post! It’s always so cool to see the back end of the business and how hard you and Daniel work to make this happen! ReplyCancel

Cozy Winter Engagement Session | Norfolk, Virginia | Justus and Lauren

I am so excited to share this cozy winter engagement session in Norfolk, Virginia! Today is the perfect rainy, gray, winter day to snuggle up with the one you love! I met this wonderful couple a few years ago at Amanda and Patrick’s wedding (another #dgcouple). Justus was actually in the bridal party and I…

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Wintry Smithfield Family Session | Smithfield, Virginia | Hayes Family

It was a freezing cold morning in Smithfield, Virginia but this family was all smiles! Meet the Hayes family! This family session had to be rescheduled numerous times for rain! (Every time we picked a date it poured down rain.) We finally found a date that worked and it was just freezing cold outside, of…

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Wintry Evergreen Wedding | Harbour View, Woodbridge, Virginia | Phil and Bethany

I am so excited to share this wintry evergreen wedding at Harbour View in Woodbridge, Virginia. Phil and Bethany are good friends of ours and now they are married!! They planned the perfect winter wedding with touches of greenery and romantic lighting. Bethany wore a beautiful white wedding gown with lace cap sleeves. She wore…

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Founders Inn | Christmas-Themed Family Session | Wills Family

It’s December, which means it’s time for Christmas decorations!! (Okay, honestly, we decorate the day after Thanksgiving!) And there is no better time than now to take Christmas-themed family pictures! I met the Wills family at The Founders Inn in Virginia Beach, which is filled with Christmas decorations and a huge tree!! It was the…

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