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Katie + Ryan | Engagement Session Downtown Fredericksburg, VA

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Katie and Ryan…oh my goodness, where do I even begin with these two!? I knew that their engagement session was going to be incredible from the start because Katie emailed me asking for florist recommendations for a NECKLACE for her pup at their shoot. My heart can’t take it. But then I got to finally meet Ryan on the day of and these two are a match made in heaven! Working with them was a dream come true and they made my job WAY too easy!

We explored some of my favorite downtown locations with their sweet pup, Bentley for their shoot. It was a toasty, humid summer day but you would NEVER be able to tell! Katie is a wedding planner herself (take a peek at her site here!!) and she created the most adorable styling and props for their shoot, too! I just loved everything about it and cannot wait to be a part of their wedding day next year 🙂 Enjoy some of my favorites!!

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So sweet!! Love this color palette!

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SO much joy…I just love all 3 of these guys!!!

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I'm Hope Taylor, an international Senior Portrait and Wedding Photographer based in Charleston, SC. I'm also an educator, international speaker, and the host of multiple sold-out workshops each year!



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My Entire Client Workflow in Honeybook

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The One Secret To Beautiful Images And Easy Editing

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