I was so excited to meet Maria and her family in person – before our session we had one Zoom meeting and had been following each other’s work on Instagram. She is also a photographer and we had a similar vision for the styling, location and overall feel of the session. They were so easy to work with, even with the 90+ degree heat that day, and an unexpected large number of people at the location! It hadn’t even occurred to me that people would come to the mountaintop that night to try & get a glimpse of Neowise! We
Here’s one session that turned out completely different than I expected but I was soooo delighted with the results. For over a month I had planned on meeting this family at the base of an overlook in Pembroke, VA to hike 1/2 mile up to the top to catch a golden sunset. But… the day of the session my Dark Skies app showed thunderstorms and overcast skies. We held out until the very last minute, hoping that the summer storms would pass – I even saw some patches of blue through the clouds on my drive to the location. I
So happy to be able to capture these photos for this family of five at this golden hour session in the Blue Ridge Mountains. The shades of green and blue paired with the sunset are nothing short of magical. Thank you Nikki and AJ for meeting me last week at this gorgeous spot to capture some memories for your family!!
Hello, I’m Sarah! Nothing would make me happier than documenting your authentic, real moments in beautiful evening light in the Virginia mountains.