January 11, 2019 Behind the Scenes | 2018 Shenanigans | Baltimore Wedding Photographers

It's time for our favorite, and most ridiculous post of the year. At each wedding I usually end up with anywhere from 20-40 photos that I mark while culling the thousands of photos we take during the day (not exaggerating) and put into a folder to use for what's essentially a blooper reel at the end of each year. These photos are anything from lighting tests, to accidental photo bombs, to on purpose photo bombs *ahem* Tommy *ahem*, to photos...

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National Mall and Monuments Engagement photography

January 10, 2019 Best of 2018 | Baltimore Wedding Photography | Photography by Brea

Every year, this is my favorite post to make. 2018 was Photography by Brea's official 8th year in business, and it makes me super emotional to think that our tenth year is just around the corner. This accidental business became the greatest thing that has ever happened to me. I can think of very few other jobs that are so emotionally fulfilling. There's nothing quite like this. To be invited into someone's world for some of the most intimate moments...

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January 9, 2019 Maui, Hawaii 2018 | Sunrise Family Session *and* Our Sunset Couples’ Session

This December, once we were nearing the end of our wedding season (I say nearing because we still had 3 weddings to go!) we took a well earned break to the Hawaiian islands for a couple of weeks. Our second day on the island started by meeting with my friend Angie with Angela Nelson Photography and Engaged on Maui to photograph her beautiful family at sunrise. After a bit of exploring, we reconvened for a sunset session for Tommy and...

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January 3, 2019 Sarah + Clint | New Year’s Eve Wedding at Mt. Washington Mill Dye House

This year, we rang in the New Year with Sarah and Clint's Mt. Washington Mill Dye House wedding! I can't imagine a better way to kick off a new year and wrap up our 2018 wedding season. Highlights on the blog today! The Couple From the couple: "On NYE (Dec 2011) - we both ended up at Lyon Hall (Arlington, VA) after both our plans had shifted unexpectedly.  Sarah was sitting at the bar with a friend and Clint was with friends...

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January 2, 2019 Andrew + Melissa | Park Hyatt DC Winter Wedding | Washington, DC

Andrew and Melissa were married this past weekend at the Park Hyatt in DC and it was an amazing day for two incredibly kind, wonderful people. The Couple From the couple: "We met online 2011 (Well before dating apps on your phone existed!) and dated for a couple years. I had pink eye on our first date (I had called Andrew to cancel due to my pink eye but he still wanted to go on the date with me!). He wore a pink shirt...

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