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Sherry Ann & Eric | Norfolk, Virginia Wedding| Hurricane Matthew | Heather Michelle Photography

What do you get when you have a beautiful Norfolk wedding and Hurricane Matthew comes through!? One whirlwind of a wedding… Sherry Ann & Eric got married in Norfolk, Virginia last Saturday and it was such a beautiful wedding. They say it’s good luck for rain at your wedding, right? Because this wedding was blessed […]

October 11, 2016

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Shatara & Ryan | Richmond, Virginia Wedding | Heather Michelle Photography

Do you love historic Richmond? What about the cowgirl boots, a stunning diamond and a couple that just makes you keel over laughing? If you said yes to all of the above, this blog is for you! Shatara & Ryan’s wedding took place at the Tredegar in downtown Richmond. I honestly have been waiting for […]

October 4, 2016

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Emalee & Josh | Fredericksburg, Virginia | Wedding | Heather Michelle Photography

Photographing this lake wedding makes me want to live by the water. Check out this Fredericksburg, Virginia wedding and the sweet couple that makes you believe in love! I didn’t meet Emalee & Josh in person until their engagement session. I actually met them on a video session and sometimes that isn’t the easiest way […]

September 26, 2016

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Jessica & Cabell | Farmville, Virginia | Wedding | Heather Michelle Photography

I am thrilled to FINALLY be blogging this gorgeous Farmville, Virginia wedding. Not only was I the photographer for this wedding, I was also a bridesmaid! Jessica and Cabell’s wedding was so refreshing. The day went flawlessly and we were surrounded by their amazing friends and family. I am so incredibly happy for these two. Cabell […]

September 20, 2016

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Ash Lawn Highlands | Holly & Spencer | Charlottesville, Virginia Wedding | Heather Michelle Photography

Charlottesville, Virginia is a place of beauty and is capable of taking your breath away in seconds. I was thrilled to be asked to be the photographer for Holly & Spencer, especially when I saw where they were getting married. Ash Lawn Highlands is the guest manor for James Monroe and it is makes you […]

September 7, 2016

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Dear Lindsay | Heather Michelle Photography| Wedding Photographer

Dear Lindsay,    Happy 28th birthday! As your favorite (only) little sister, I relish the moments that the attention is on you and not your crazy, wild, no filter baby sister. So…how does it feel? 27 probably had a pretty good feeling but 28?! Woah baby, watch out…Lindsay Marshall is in town. This is your […]

August 23, 2016

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Naomi & Eric | Chesapeake, Virginia Wedding | Heather Michelle Photography

This Chesapeake, Virginia wedding took my breath away. It was simple in the best of ways and really focused on the marriage between Eric & Naomi. Did I mention there were 13 flower girls! I have to admit, seeing those little girls twirl in their princess dresses was just about the cutest thing I have […]

August 16, 2016

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Tara & Andy |Dewitt, Virginia Wedding | Heather Michelle Photography

I honestly can’t tell you how excited I am to write this blog. I have been waiting patiently for this wedding and all I can say is that it was a blast! Andy is Ben’s cousin and he married the biggest sweetheart on earth. Tara is a burst of energy while Andy is cool, calm, […]

July 21, 2016

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Emalee & Josh | Fredericksburg, Virginia | Wedding Photographer

Have you ever visited downtown Fredericksburg, Virginia? If you haven’t…it’s a place you need to put on your list. Taking photos here is a dream because of the old history, entertainment, and the amount of fun doorways there are on each block. Emalee & Josh had it all in this session! Not only that, we […]

July 12, 2016

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Sarah & Scott | Lexington, Virginia | Heather Michelle Photography

I have to admit, I have never been to Lexington, Virginia. I am a born and raised Virginian…and I have never been! This is a location Ben and I will have to visit soon. From the little stores to the Georges hotel, it was an awesome place to celebrate a wedding. I have been waiting […]

July 5, 2016

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