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Courtney + Mike | Virginia Beach Engagement Session

Courtney and Mike are one of just a few wedding clients I have who actually live in the same city as me! So with predictions of Hurricane Florence making its way towards Virginia Beach, we decided to bump this engagement session up a few days, and boy am I glad we did! We had the…

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Laura + Steven | Country Club of the Crystal Coast Wedding

Summing up a wedding day is a lot hard than it looks. There were so many details from Laura and Steven’s special day that are worth recognizing. From the talented ladies from Beauty Crew Mobile who worked their magic and honored a tight timeline, to the gorgeous Country Club of the Crystal Coast with the…

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Caroline + Bryce | Colonial Williamsburg Anniversary Session

It seems like it’s been forever since my last blog post so it feels great to have a post ready to share and I couldn’t have timed this one any better! In honor of Caroline and Bryce’s 1 year wedding anniversary, I am so excited to share their lovely Colonial Williamsburg anniversary session. I met…

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Taylor + John | Norfolk Botanical Garden Engagement Session

Having never been to Norfolk Botanical Garden before, I sure have made up for it in the past couple months. This was my 4th time shooting a session there, and each time I fall more and more in love! Taylor and John couldn’t have been more of a joy to spend time with! I had…

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  • TaylorAugust 23, 2018 - 3:01 am

    I haven’t stopped looking at these photos since you sent them to me, but seeing this post today and reading your kind words made me feel like it was the first time seeing them! Everytime I browse through it’s like I am reliving that morning and it is lovely! Thank you, Paige! And we can’t wait for April! ReplyCancel

    • Paige BaranikAugust 23, 2018 - 2:24 pm

      Taylor you are so sweet! I am so excited to be a part of this very special time in your lives!ReplyCancel

Kelly + Chad | James Monroe’s Highland Engagement Session

By some miracle, this engagement session landed on a sunny day. For those of you living in Virginia, you know first-hand what a gift this was from Mother Nature after weeks of nothing but rain! I was so excited to meet up with my adorable couple, Kelly and Chad at this gorgeous venue in Charlottesville,…

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Chelsea + Tom | Waterperry Farm Engagement Session

Thanks to Chelsea and Tom, they have completely confirmed my love and obsession for sunrise sessions! Waking up at 5 am doesn’t sound like the most appealing thing to do on a Sunday morning, but it was SO worth it. We had the most beautiful sunrise. The light was so soft and dreamy, combined with…

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Sam + CJ | Irvine Estate Wedding

This wedding right here was full of so much love. Finding the words to say to sum up just how special this day was is no easy task. In fact, I am not sure where even to begin. So let’s start with the obvious facts. Irvine Estate is just the most stunning, quintessential mountain venue…

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Samantha | Norfolk Botanical Garden Bridal Portraits

Just a week before the wedding day, I had the pleasure of meeting up with my sweet bride Sam to do her bridal portraits at Norfolk Botanical Garden. From the second I helped her step into her wedding dress, I couldn’t hold back the tears. I was absolutely in awe at her beauty that truly…

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Britt + Ron | Christopher Newport University Wedding

Britt and Ron’s wedding at Christopher Newport University was everything a wedding day should be…beautiful, easy-going, and so much fun!! Being a CNU alum, I was beyond thrilled when these two asked me to capture their special day and know I’d have the opportunity to be back on this beautiful campus. Y’all I know I…

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Alyssa + Ryan | Stone Tower Winery Wedding

Where do I even begin with this one?? From the second I arrived at Stone Tower Winery, my jaw dropped. I couldn’t get over the massive property. I’ve dubbed it the Disney World of wineries! Aside from the gorgeous property and stunning views, I was so excited to see my couple. The last time I…

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