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July 6, 2018

FILED IN: Wedding

This gorgeous Manor House Wedding is finally live on my blog!! I’ve been so excited to share these images all week! After traveling to Denver last Thursday for Kristen and Austin’s wedding, I came home to DC Sunday afternoon. As soon as I landed Josh picked me up and I did a suitcase swap at […]

June 28, 2018

FILED IN: Family

Photographing little ones is no joke! I photographed this special family several weeks ago at the Jefferson Memorial. When the kids first arrived I spent 5 minutes with them by myself. This kept them interested because they were just meeting me. Once they warmed up after about 5 minutes they were ready to run all […]

June 28, 2018

FILED IN: Engagement

This past weekend I photographed my first engagement session at the Brookside Gardens nature center in Wheaton, Maryland. It was beautiful!! I had a blast meeting Becky and Joe for the first time and hearing all about their wedding plans for this upcoming September. The light was gorgeous the whole night and I had fun […]

June 19, 2018

FILED IN: Monday Mood

Tonight’s Monday Mood is all about color. Ignore the subjects of each image and focus on the most bold color they present. Then scroll down and find the colors pulled out to create their own color story. Tonight’s board is simply meant to inspire! Happy Monday Friends!  All images sourced from Pinterest

June 7, 2018

FILED IN: Wedding

Last weekend I worked my first double header wedding weekend. After Clint & Allison’s wedding in Yorktown, VA on Saturday I made my way back up North that night. Sunday morning my sister and I drove out to Purcellville, VA to photograph Rachel & Parker’s wedding at Shadow Creek. This was also a first time […]

June 5, 2018

FILED IN: Monday Mood

Tonight’s Monday Mood is loaded up with extra content! A new trend may be starting…I thought it’d be fun to finally bring you along and share some sneak peeks of my weekend. I have a shoot nearly every weekend this summer. Whether it’s a family session, engagement photos, or a wedding. It’s a LOT! Every […]

May 31, 2018

FILED IN: Wedding

It’s been nearly two years since Clint and Allison first reached out to me about photographing their wedding! They were actually one of the first couples to contact me after I launched my first website. I’ve known Clint since my Tabb High School days when we were both on the SCA board together! It’s been […]

May 29, 2018

FILED IN: Monday Mood

What a weekend!! These past couple of days marked my first double header wedding weekend. It still feels like quite the whirlwind and I’m trying to remember everything that happened in such a quick period of time. Between Friday, Saturday, and Sunday I spent 9+ hours driving. I left Arlington around 1pm on Friday afternoon […]

May 21, 2018

FILED IN: Monday Mood

Hello Secret Leigh followers! It’s me, Katie B! Yeah I know, it’s not Leigh Ann, but please keep reading because this Monday Mood is a reflection on my day spent shadowing her at Gensler in D.C.! Leigh Ann is my sister-in-law, a designer, photographer, and all around awesome person, and I’m so excited that she […]

May 14, 2018

FILED IN: Monday Mood

Tonight’s Monday Mood is coming from a full house…Josh’s brother and sister are staying with us this week! Last summer Ben lived with us for 3 months and he’s back again this summer for two months until he gets married in August. Katie, my sister in law tagged along back to DC after Ben’s graduation […]

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