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Nuha & Amr- Engagement Celebration

It's A Celebration!!! I am excited to share Nuha & Amr’s River Creek Club engagement party! Their event was phenomenal despite the torrential rain. The celebration began with a traditional Arab grand entrance called a Zaffa performed by a local dabka group, Fares El Layl. They did an amazing job getting the guests excited and energized. Family and...
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Tammira & Shaneka- Graduation

Dunbar to Doctors Introducing Dr. Lucas & Dr. Parham! Tammira and Shaneka are Baltimore City natives who met freshman year at Paul Laurence Dunbar Community High School where they quickly became best friends. They graduated from Dunbar High School together and now 14 years later they have graduated with their Doctorate degrees together. Despite al...
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Kim & Mike- Married

Marrying The Girl Next Door Kim and Mike had the most beautiful and intimate destination-wedding weekend at the Captain’s Quarters vacation home in Cambridge, Maryland. The estate sits on 3 acres of land facing the Little Choptank River, which opens up to the Chesapeake Bay. Mike and Kim's closest family and friends spent the weekend at the vacati...
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Aurora & Devin- Married

Congratulations to Mr & Mrs. Fentress! Aurora & Devin tied the knot on a beautiful Saturday evening in the presence of God of their closest family and friends. Both the ceremony and reception were held at the Thomas Birkby House, a historical and rather charming venue in Leesburg, Virginia. The Birkby House provided a very elegant setting for the...
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Jalissa & Shawn- Engaged

The Que Dog & His Delta Diva Meet my cousin Jalissa and her fiancé Shawn. I have known this couple for a very long time and I am so excited that they are preparing to tie the knot! Jalissa met Shawn outside of her high school, University High, in Newark, New Jersey. Shawn didn't go to the same school, but he lived right across the street. They dat...
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Chanel & Andy- Married

I am excited to share Chanel and Andy’s wedding! I had been looking forward to the day ever since their amazing engagement session down in the Hampden area of Baltimore, Maryland (which is also on the blog J). We had such a good time that afternoon, and their wedding day was so much more special. The couple’s ceremony and reception took place at Th...
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Keila & Xavier- Married

Xavier Got The Kei! Xavier and Keila are one amazing couple and I am so glad that I had the opportunity to document their wedding day! Both the bride and groom spent the morning getting ready at The Embassy Suites Hotel in Alexandria, Virginia. Keila and her bridesmaids enjoyed champagne, memories, and laughs in the cutest robes. The guys also had...
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Paige & Jamie- Married

Paige and Jamie were married at The Elkridge Furnace Inn located in Elkridge, Maryland. It was a beautiful day for an outdoor ceremony despite the fact that Hurricane Gaston was making its way up the east coast. We were fortunate that it didn't rain, but the gusting winds made for some interesting and humorous veil action for the bride. Paige and J...
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Katina & Courtney- Married

Next-Door Neighbors Katina and Courtney have such a sweet and simple story… Katina never thought that her next-door neighbor would turn out to be the love of her life. They met one evening… he was watering the grass as she was coming home from work… and things took off from there! I was grateful to be able to capture their wedding day, the day th...
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Christina & Daryl-Married

Christina & Daryl's National Golf Course Wedding Christina and Daryl got married on a beautiful summer day at the National Golf Club in Fort Washington, Maryland. Both the bride and groom spent the morning relaxing and getting ready with their closest family and friends. The primary colors for the wedding were black and white, but there were a lot...
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Carolyn & Robert-Married

Historic Bunker Hill Farms Wedding Carolyn and Robert are a sweet couple who met while attending Haverford College in Pennsylvania. Robert is a schoolteacher and Carolyn is currently studying to be a veterinarian. Their wedding day took place at the historical Bunker Hill Farm in Millersville, MD. The property was originally constructed around 182...
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Darian & Jonathan- Married

Darian and Jonathan tied the knot on a beautiful spring evening at The Great Room at Historic Savage Mill. I had been anticipating this joyous occasion since their engagement session last fall. All of their family and friends gathered under the outdoor tent to witness them declare their love to one another. Darian and Jonathan wrote their own vows,...
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Rashida & Shegun- Married

Once upon a time in a far away land… Rashida and Shegun had a true fairytale wedding! Rashida was treated like royalty, as she and her bridesmaids got ready in the presidential suite. Her wedding dress was modern and elegant and her jewelry, which included a beautiful tiara was fit for a queen. The wedding ceremony and reception took place at the...
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