Entries by Anne Lord

Leesburg VA Wedding Photographers Discuss the Value of Corporate Environmental Portraits

Recently, an increasing number of clients have asked me to take environmental portraits for their company’s websites. Similar to what Leesburg, VA wedding photographers strive to achieve, corporate environmental shots tell the company’s story through photos taken in the workplace or on location. While posed headshots are still essential for company profiles, environmental portraits offer […]

Hana and Jeff’s Engagement

Hana & Jeff had their engagement session on Sunday. They are pet friendly so we immediately connected and had a great time together. In fact they really wanted some pics with Mr. Higgins who was hanging around the whole time. He sort of obliged. I’m so looking forward to working with them for their wedding […]

Sarah & Brent Details

It was such a beautiful evening at the Belvedere Hotel for Sarah & Brent’s wedding. With beautiful centerpieces from Floral Impressions. 

Wire Family

My annual family portrait session with the Wire family is always great fun and we always look forward to time with them.   

Holmes Family

What a joy it is to keep in touch with past brides.  Samantha and Sasha were married 7 years ago and they recently scheduled a family portrait session with Xander and their new baby son, Ashton. Congratulations to you both! I am delighted to continue to be part of your life and to capture special […]

Katherine & Jared

Congratulations to Katherine and Jared! They were recently married at the Dahlgren Chapel, Georgetown University. Although the day started out with a rainy morning, the weather cleared up in time to take some photos on the campus grounds. The flowers for the wedding were provided by Petal’s Edge Floral Design. Katherine and Jared’s special day was coordinated […]

Caroline & Ron’s Wedding

It was a beautiful sunny day when Caroline & Ron tied the knot at the Washington Masonic National Memorial.  They were both incredibly relaxed and thoroughly enjoyed the festivities on the day.  They had a “first look” and we managed to get a lot of the photographs taken ahead of the ceremony.  Congratulations again to […]

Haley’s Senior Photos

I photographed Haley earlier this year.  What a beautiful person she is (inside and out).  We had a great time together.  She is a senior field hockey and lacrosse player and looking forward to college next year … location “to be determined”.

Ally & Dave’s Wedding

Ally & Dave married recently at the Carnegie Institute in Washington, DC.  Ally made a stunning bride.  Her dress was so unique.  It was a ball gown in ivory colored raw silk designed by Ramona Keveza from their Legends Collection.  The unique belt was by Marchesa and purchased separately.  The skirt of the dress was […]

Liz and Spencer’s Engagement Session

I had a great time with Liz and Spencer for their engagement session earlier this week.  Alexandria holds a special place in their heart so it meant so much to them to do the session there. It was a glorious day – and so many interesting places to explore.  Looking forward to their wedding at […]

Stephanie and Dan’s Wedding

Stephanie and Dan were married at St. John Neumann Church, Reston on Saturday, April 26 with the wedding reception at the Marriott Dulles Airport Hotel.  Another wonderful wedding with a different twist. Stephanie and Dan love playing games and this became the theme of the wedding.  Stephanie’s parents, Ken and Kathy Smith did an outstanding […]

Jenn & EJ’s Wedding

Jenn & EJ were married on April 12, in Arlington with the reception at the Fairview Marriot Hotel in Falls Church. Jenn looked stunning. It was a wonderful wedding with friends and family – and everyone had a great time. Brian Lusby assisted me in photographing this wedding and some of his beautiful work is […]

Dana and Steve’s Wedding

Dana and Steve were married on April 5, 2014 at St. John Neumann Church with their reception at Lansdowne Country Club. Brian Lusby photographed this wedding with me and some of his images are featured below. Dana looked absolutely stunning in a “Le Reve” gown. Steve who is 6ft 5 inches tall was looking sharp. […]

Cynthia & Bill’s Wedding, October 2013

Cynthia and Bill got married recently in our garden here on Lake Newport.  Cynthia is a fellow photographer and dear friend and I was honored and privileged to be part of this special occasion.  It was a small intimate wedding and the setting was just perfect.  Fellow photographer and friend, Brian Lusby, assisted with the […]

Christina & Chris’s Wedding

On September 14, Christina and Chris got ready and had their reception at one of my favorite venues, Belmont Country Club.  The ceremony was at St. John Neumann Church in Reston.  It was a bright sunny day.  Christina looked beautiful.  Jeremy Dick assisted in creating these beautiful images.

Rebecca & Matt’s Wedding

Rebecca & Matt were married at Whitehall Manor on July 6, 2013.  What a happy occasion it was and fun was had by all. Brian Lusby did a great job as my second shooter and some of his images are featured here.

Lindsay & Stephen’s Wedding

Lindsay & Stephen were married at St. John Neumann Church on May 4, 2013 with the reception at the Country Club of Fairfax.  Lindsay looked beautiful and radiant.  Stephan was full of fun! Brian Lusby did a great job as my second shooter and some of his images are featured here.  

Kathleen & Mike’s Wedding

Kathleen & Mike were married at St. John Neumann Church on May 25, 2013 with the reception at Westfields Marriott.  Kathleen looked stunning and her veil was her mother’s original wedding veil and completed “the look”.  Jeremy Dick and Beth Lightbody both worked with me at this wedding and some of Jeremy’s images are featured here.

Jessica & Ryan’s Wedding

Jessica &  Ryan were married on June 1, 2013 at the Historic St. Mary’s Church in Burke, with the reception at the Country Club of Fairfax.  Jessica was one of the most relaxed and happy brides I have had the pleasure of working with. Brian Lusby did a great job as my second shooter and […]

Christine & Erik’s Wedding

Christine & Erik were married at Lakewood Country Club, Rockville, MD on June 29, 2013.  Christine was a beautiful bride and we wish them every happiness. Brian Lusby did a great job as my second shooter and some of his images are featured here.

Jackie & John Wedding

Jackie & John were married  on July 27, 2013 at Whitehall Manor.  Jackie looked gorgeous.  The rain came and went and we managed to get outside for some photos in the early evening.  Brian Lusby did a great job as my second shooter and some of his images are featured here.

Amazing Gracelyn!

Brandi and Perry hired me as a Leesburg, Virginia Wedding Photographer for their wedding a few years ago, so I was delighted to have the opportunity to capture Gracelyn, their new bundle of joy. Congratulations!

Joyce & Ian Engagement Session

Joyce and Ian came through for their engagement session on Sunday and included their adorable Pekingese dog called May.  What a dear sweet girl May is!  The garden has just blossomed and we had a great time together.  I’m looking forward to their wedding in September at Thomas Birkby House in Leesburg, Virginia.

MindShare Kick-Off Event on April 2nd, 2013

MindShare held their annual kick off event at the Verizon Center.  Ted Leonsis was the guest speaker.  What an amazing speaker he is – truly grounded and very inspiring.  After his speech, the group were invited to watch the Wizards basketball game.  Here are pics of Ted Leonsis with MindShare Board Members and images of […]

Wedding Season Kicked Off Last Week!

Wedding season kicked off last week and we have an exciting busy year ahead of us. Kelsey and Justin were married on March 23rd at the Historic Rosemont Manor in Berryville, Virginia. We were blessed with gorgeous weather considering the time of year. Here is a sampling of a few images from their special day.