The Sims Family Maternity shoot goes down as one of my favorites to date! Our DC sunrise session was equally stunning as this beautiful growing family. Their coordination and posing was so effortless. I loved capturing Nate and Kirstens interactions! Baby Nate is excited to have a little brother to running around with very soon. […]

Uplifted Children, Uplifted Couples, Uplifted Families, Uplifted Portraits

October 5, 2018

The Sims Family Maternity Session

The DiNino Family welcomed Hayden, a handsome new member to their beautiful family! Hayden has his parents’ full attention and has brought lots of love and joy into their world. Enjoy some of my favorite shots from their newborn lifestyle session. Stay Anchored -Briana

Uplifted Children, Uplifted Couples, Uplifted Families

September 15, 2018

The DiNino Family

Essence and Glenwood are looking forward to their BIG wedding next year! For their engagement pictures, they decided to go back to the special place where Glenwood proposed – City Center in Newport News, VA. After waiting for what seems like forever, we were finally able to capture pictures at the special fountain where Glenwood […]

Uplifted Couples, Uplifted Engagements

November 7, 2017

Essence & Glenwood – Engagement

Meet Sydney & Mark, the Thom Family! I had the pleasure of capturing their beautiful wedding in Delaware a few years ago and now they are welcoming a baby girl into their world. At their wedding, Sydney and Mark wore Toms and used the hashtag #aPairofThoms. So Sydney and Mark brought their wedding shoes and […]

Uplifted Couples, Uplifted Families, Uplifted Portraits

October 31, 2017

Mark & Sydney – Maternity

Ms. Hunter and Mr. Willie are looking forward to becoming one next summer! They chose to capture their beautiful engagement at the Rose Garden in Newport News, VA. I enjoyed wedding planning as we walked through the beautiful garden. Our session ended in pouring rain, but in the midst of the rain, we saw a […]

Uplifted Couples, Uplifted Engagements

October 20, 2017

Ms. Hunter & Mr. Willie – Engagement

I have had the pleasure of watching the Galeano Family grow over the years! It has been beautiful seeing my dear friends celebrate new life and special events that will last a lifetime. Uplifted Photography is about “Capturing Life” as it evolves and I look forward to Mike and Carman’s newest arrival in a few […]

Uplifted Children, Uplifted Couples, Uplifted Families

October 18, 2017

Galeano – Family Portrait

Charles and Margaret’s Old Town Alexandria Session was absolutely perfect! In the midst of 90-degree weather, Margaret looked flawless as she held her baby bump. Our photo session was interrupted numerous times by the enthusiastic and joyful comments of people passing by. This stylish couple is expecting the arrival of baby Madison in three short months. […]

Uplifted Couples, Uplifted Families

June 16, 2017

Charles & Margaret – Maternity

Julian and Olivia celebrated 15 years of marriage by having a beautiful vowel renewal ceremony in Woodbridge, VA. Olivia was absolutely stunning and glowed with joy as she walked down the aisle to meet her husband once again. Throughout the ceremony Julian glanced lovingly over at his bride and smiled. I loved seeing their children […]

Uplifted Couples, Uplifted Weddings

May 4, 2017

Olivia & Julian – Wedding

Walter and Brittany are so excited to welcome their little girl London into their life at any moment. Brittany is 37 weeks pregnant and looks amazing! I am glad that I was able to capture this special season in their life. Their baby girl is going to be loved by so many. I cannot wait […]

Uplifted Couples, Uplifted Families, Uplifted Portraits

March 6, 2017

Walter & Brittany – Maternity

Guess what? I am going to be an Auntie! Yay! My brother, CJ and sister, Ariana are having a baby and I had the pleasure of capturing their announcement portraits. Ariana’s Valentine’s Day shirt is the cutest! Their little one is expected to arrive on Elise’s birthday (August 27th), so we are already planning birthday […]

Uplifted Couples, Uplifted Families

February 21, 2017

CJ & Ariana – Maternity