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  • Reception Lighting | Off Camera Flash | My Exact Setup

    During every Wedding Day, I know that I have to stay flexible and pull the right combination from my bag of tricks. When I first started shooting Weddings, I only had a flash on my camera and I would use bounce flash to get reception photos. Sometimes this is all you need, but most of…

  • Engagement Sessions | FAQ | Lydia Teague Photography

    What to consider when scheduling your engagement session?
    Are you recently engaged?  Congratulations!  You’ve, no doubt, been celebrating with family and friends and discussing all the excitement that getting married will bring.  What should you do next?  Have you first professional portraits taken, of course!  Let’s talk about some things to think about.

    How long is your…

  • Millwood Station Banquet Hall | Stephens City, VA | Megan and Luis

    Congratulations to Megan and Luis!  In case you missed their lovely Engagement Session taken at the Virginia Arboretum, you can find it here!

    These two met on the popular dating app, Bumble.  Megan said that Luis was very persistent!  At first he thought she was playing hard to get, but in reality she was really busy…

  • Liz and Jacob’s Engagement | Arlington, VA | Tuckahoe Park

    Congratulations to Liz and Jacob on their Engagement!

    This couple is incredible!  They are both triathletes and compete in all kinds of events!  So naturally they wanted to include their hobby into their Engagement Session.  They live in Arlington and have some great Park Trails through Tuckahoe Park nearby.  As we walked towards the park, we…

  • Amissville, Virginia | Wedding in the Countryside | Morgan and David

    Congratulations to Morgan and David on their beautiful Virginia Countryside wedding!

    You may remember their 2 part Engagement Session from a couple months ago.  The first half got rained out by a torrential downpour.  My Weather App totally failed me on this day.  About 25 minutes into our shoot, we were running to our cars.  They…

  • The Virginia Arboretum | Spring Engagement Session | Megan and Luis

    I’ve never met a couple that could break into laughter as easily.  Megan and Luis were an absolute joy to get to know during their Engagement Session at the Virginia Arboretum, a.k.a. The Blandy Experimental Farm.   We met up there on a particularly beautiful June day.  The sunshine beamed through the trees and created some…