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Latina & Damian | Cary Town Engagement | Virginia Wedding Photographer

Cary Town is one of my all time favorite places. Not only is it a great place to walk down the street, go to an old fashioned movie theater, visit the best sweet shop in town,  or go to a restaurant strictly designated for grilled cheeses. Ben and I are actually moving a block away! […]

June 22, 2016

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Adrienne & Hayley | Mountain Lake Engagment| Blacksburg, Virginia

Any of you guys addicted to Dirty Dancing? Well..I had the chance to take engagement pictures with Adrienne & Hayley at the location it was filmed in Blacksburg, Virginia. It was probably one of the coolest engagement sessions that I have done so far. I met these two lovebirds in college and I was ecstatic […]

June 13, 2016

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Holly & Spencer | Engagement | Charlottesville, Virginia | Heather Michelle Photography

If I could live in Charlottesville, Virginia purely for the views…I would! Virginia is full of such sweet places but if you want pure natural beauty, Charlottesville is your place. When Holly and Spencer told me that they were getting married at the home of James Monroe, I flipped out. If you don’t know, that […]

May 25, 2016

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Becky & Adam | University of Richmond Engagement Session | Heather Michelle Photography

If you grow up in Richmond, Virginia you know there are secret gems hidden all around the city. As a wedding photographer, this gives me so many different types of places to photograph. I am actually surprised that this is the first time I have taken pictures at University of Richmond. It is tucked back in […]

April 15, 2016

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Tyla & Scott | Ashland, Virginia | Heather Michelle Photography

Oh gosh! Where to even start this story… I met Tyla 2 years ago at a bridal show! It is crazy how time flies because I honestly feel like I have known her for such a short time. With that being said, she became a friend overnight! When I sit down with her I feel […]

April 6, 2016

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2015 Best of Engagements

Oh man! This year has flown by and I don’t even remember everything I did this year. I seriously think my mind and body still thinks it’s Autumn and I have weeks to prepare BUT of course, New Years is only days away. This is one of my favorite weeks as I get to show […]

December 29, 2015

End of the year recap, Engagements, Uncategorized

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Jessica & Cabell Engagements | Richmond, Virginia | Heather Michelle Photography

Where to begin! I met Jessica and Cabell in high school when I moved to a little town called Goochland. YES, Goochland… It was my junior year of high school and I found myself gravitate toward the theater kids. That’s where these friendships began. I have known these lovebirds for 8 years and when I […]

November 10, 2015

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Keisha & Eric Engagements| Richmond, Virginia| Heather Michelle Photography

Oh my goodness! I have been waiting to post these Richmond engagements for a while now. I love my couples. Getting to know them is probably the most rewarding part of my job. At the beginning of the planning process we sit down to talk about all of the details of their wedding. I am […]

November 5, 2015

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Shatara & Ryan | Backyard Engagement | Richmond, Virginia

One of the things that I hear from my couples are that the men do NOT want to take pictures. BUT all my HMGrooms have one thing in common, they would do ANYTHING for their ladies. Who doesn’t love that? Shatara & Ryan are FUN..that’s the only true word I have for it. These police […]

October 22, 2015

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Ashlee & Matt Engagements | Richmond, Virginia | Heather Michelle Photography

Ashlee & Matt’s engagements were like a dream! Their love stole my breath away and I felt like I was in the middle of one of the BEST love stories. Check out more on the blog!

October 21, 2015

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