Engagements

Weddings

Wedding photographer, Lover of Ferrero Rocher. Wife. Girl Mom. Dreamer.

MEET BROOKE

Let's connect!

What an amazing time we had this past weekend for Chris & Kim’s Washington, DC Engagement Session! Kim & I have been planning & coordinating this engagement session for quite some time, so it was exciting to finally see it come together. When Kim first mentioned that they were going to be wearing formal attire, I just knew their engagement session was going to be sassy & classy! I’m not sure how Chris managed to survive wearing a tuxedo in the 85 degree heat, but these two pulled off an amazing DC Engagement Session.

One reason why Kim & Chris had their hearts set on a DC Engagement Session was due to the fact that it was where they had their first date. Both Kim & Chris lived in various places growing up, but fate brought them together during their college years in Washington, DC. It didn’t make much sense to have their engagement session anywhere else. Washington DC was the perfect location as certain landmarks helped tell their love story.

As we rolled into Washington DC I couldn’t help but notice the ominous storm clouds hovering above the city. I had just checked the weather radar before I left, & it appeared that the storm was going to skirt by us. However the sky was not looking too promising. Kim really loves the architecture of DC, so we decided to make the Jefferson Memorial our first & main location. Upon arrival the sun was in & out of the clouds. I was really hoping for some warm “glowy” light for at least a portion of their session. Luck would have it, that warm “glowy” light appeared. It produced the most romantic lighting for most of our time at the Jefferson Memorial, & as a result those ended up being some of my favorite images from our time together. Might I also add, Kim & Chris performed the perfect “dip kiss” shot…and on the first try! These two made it so easy to photograph, & I genuinely enjoyed laughing with them while getting to know their story.

Here are some of my favorites from Chris & Kim’s DC Engagement Session.

“Thank you for stopping by! If you are engaged & wish to learn more about my Wedding Experience, you can contact me here!”

Share:

Chris & Kim’s Engagement Session. Washington, DC

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

«

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

It certainly has been a season of engagement sessions! This past weekend I had the pleasure of linking up with another one of my 2021 wedding couples at Airlie in Warrenton, VA. Once again we were blessed with beautiful blooms on the trees, gorgeous weather, and even gorgeous light! It’s rare that all three of […]

You May Also Enjoy:

This past weekend I had the pleasure of meeting with not one, but two of my 2021 wedding couples! Saturday I started with capturing Jocelyn & Jackson in downtown Winchester. I couldn’t have asked for a better weekend to have back to back engagement sessions. With the warmer weather & the cherry blossoms making their […]

Handley Regional Library; Downtown Winchester; Winchester engagement session; Winchester wedding photographer;

I had the best time with Chloe & Caleb capturing their Harpers Ferry engagement session this past weekend! I couldn’t think of a better way to kick of the year 2021 as we had the most perfect weather & beautiful lighting-and with the sweetest couple! This is where Chloe & Caleb will also be exchanging […]

Harpers Ferry; Jefferson Rock; Harpers Ferry Engagement Session;

Hello, engagement season! If you are a future bride currently reading this blog post, congratulations! This one’s for you 😉 I’m sure you have already begun brainstorming ideas for your wedding, but you can’t do too much planning until you have one very important detail locked into place. Your wedding venue. Below I will go […]

"Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance."
-Coco Chanel

© 2020 With Grace and Gold Showit Template.
 Photography By Brooke danielle photography