August 3, 2018
Just shy of 1 year ago my friend Anna with Lifestyle by Anna Elizabeth called me to tell that someone had reached out to her wanting to know who her photographer. I am so beyond happy that Megan had reached out because hers and Andrews wedding is one of my top 5 favorite!
The day started out (and stayed!!) sunny with barely any clouds in the sky. If you are in the Maryland, DC, Virginia area you know that the days leading up to the 28th were all rain with flood warnings. Andrew + Megan’s families came together and did everything in their power to dry up the property. Megan told me that they spent the 26th and 27th from 8am-8pm trying to get it as try as possible. Now that is what I call dedication…. They got married on a little waterfront property that they go to for many community gatherings. all of the decorations came together beautifully and the only part that was still a little wet was under the set but that didn’t stop anyone!
Andrew + Megan’s advice: “Love every part of it. There are parts that are more fun than others but see the best in everything. Have a positive attitude and truly realize and understand the love that surrounds you. The amount of help and support we have been given is so overwheleming. Be appreciative about everything!”
I could never trade being a wedding photographer for anything else! I really that I can continue photographing weddings in Germany <3
Florist: Kara Hawley
Cake/Desserts: Aunt Gerry
DJ: JK Entertainment
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