NYC Newborn Lifestyle Photos at Home

January 26th, 2017

Bluemont Vineyard Wedding with a Rainbow – Elizabeth & Rich

November 14th, 2016

Alexandria Garden Engagement – Elly & Joe

October 20th, 2016

Nora & Josh – Harvest House at Lost Creek Winery Summer Wedding

August 26th, 2016

The problem with Pinterest and wedding blogs is that they create unrealistic expectations and put too much pressure on weddings.  It is so easy to get caught up in looking at all the beautiful photos that you forget that you are looking at the prettiest photos from over 2 Million weddings that take place each […]

I remember when I first started photographing weddings (six years ago) all the discussions with other photographers about what your favorite part of the day was to photograph.  And without fail every photographer will tell you it’s the couple portraits.  The time alone with the bride and groom to create beautiful portraits.  And I can’t […]

The awesome thing about 2015 is that digital photography (the technology) has gotten really awesome!  The camera in any iPhone is as good as a rather expensive point and shoot from 6 years ago.  And since everyone always has their phone with them, you always have a camera!  Hooray!  This leads to a lot of photos […]

Iam Lelia

Nature lover, outdoorsy type, mother to Conor, wife (and best friend) to Ryan and adventure seeker living in Northern Virginia.  I love the countryside, deep conversations, fun with my family and sometimes I eat dessert for breakfast. I’ve been storytelling forever to fill the gaps in my own faded memories and I would be honored to tell yours.