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Rocks State Park Elopement | Destination Elopement Photographer

Weddings

King and Queen’s Seat at Rocks State Park is such a stunning spot for an elopement. Sarah and Eric hiked all the way up to these rocks in fully dressed with their flowers, and watched the sunset over the mountains together. Who needs a venue with this view? Plus, Sarah’s hair and makeup artist, Tina […]

Poarch Wedding | Cancún Destination Beach Wedding

Weddings

Erin and Ryan got married on the white sand beaches of Cancún Mexico! Their family and friends all stayed at the same resort, which made for 4 days of tropical fun in paradise. This group had so much energy, and it was an honor to celebrate with them! Over the course of the trip, I […]

Zoe + Ryan | Delaware Beach Couples Session

Couples

Zoe is from Germany, and Ryan is from America. When Zoe moved to Delaware, we took photos on a Delaware Bay beach in their new hometown of Dover. I personally love this beach for landscape photos, and we were there at low tide, which is my favorite time. 

Holland + Daniel | Cancún Sunrise Session

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I had originally come to Cancún, Mexico for Erin and Ryan’s destination wedding. The day after the wedding, Holland, who was dating one of the groomsmen from the wedding, texted me and asked if I could do a session with her and Daniel on the beach before they headed back home. Of course I said […]

4 Mountainous Weekend Adventures within 3.5 hours of Dover, Delaware

Travel

It’s no secret that Delaware doesn’t have many mountains. If you’re looking for a weekend getaway with some elevation and great fall foliage potential, check out these 4 spots that are within a 3.5 hour drive of Dover! 1. Delaware Water Gap New Jersey/Pennsylvania Summary: The Delaware River dramatically cuts through a large ridge of the Appalachian […]

Mary + Jeff | Delaware Beach Engagement

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Mary and Jeff share such a fun, goofy, energetic love. They met 3 years ago in Jiu Jitsu, a type of Martial Art, and now they are getting married! For their engagement session, we chose the sand dunes of Cape Henlopen State Park. Mary and Jeff wanted to incorporate Jiu Jitsu into their session, and […]

5 Days of Adventure, History, and Culture in Malta

Travel

This tiny group of islands is packed with complex history, stunning landscapes, fascinating culture, and tons of adventures. Malta is a country comprised of 3 separate islands: the main island of Malta, the little rugged island of Comino, and then the island of Gozo. Here are some of the best things to do when visiting […]

Everything you Need to Know About Kayaking at Trap Pond State Park

Travel

In my opinion, Trap Pond State Park has some of coolest paddling in the entire state of Delaware. Here is everything you need to know about paddling in this unique swamp. Why You Should Visit the Park Trap Pond is home to the northernmost natural grove of baldcypress trees in the country, and paddling through the ancient swamps is […]

Kiley + Doug | Delaware Beach Engagement

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Kiley and Doug had their engagement photos at one of my absolute favorite places: Cape Henlopen State Park! They both love camping and spending time outdoors, so they chose the maritime forest and the Delaware Bay for the photos.  They specifically asked me to include funny ones in their final gallery, so I included a […]

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