Aneesha and Dan: Interfaith Wedding at the Westfields Marriott

She sat there patiently, blissfully happy as her makeup artist, added the last touches to her blush. Today was the day that she had been looking forward to for so long. The day that she would finally marry the man of her dreams, her very best friend.  She looked gorgeous draped in a red and […]

Shaily and Gurpreet: Sikh and Hindu Wedding

There is always a collective response when Shaily walks into a room, and it reveals itself as a smile and happiness. She makes people at ease and the glow of her effervescent personality lights a room even after she’s walked out. Shaily’s laugh makes others laugh and her happiness brings out the best in all […]

Meera and Joe: Iceland Portrait Session

It all started off as a quick innocent phone call to talk about their wedding album and as we began reminiscing about the amazing choreographed dance performances, their friends and family who flew in from all over the world to celebrate and Joe’s face as Meera walked down the aisle. The nostalgia kicked in and […]

Woodend Sanctuary Christian Wedding: Lauren + Saam

They met though mutual friends in a mild blur as Saam was DJing and Lauren was working the bar; over the next few years they would always talk when they bumped into each other either working or out on the town. Although Saam was smitten by Lauren he had never taken it further than friendship. […]

Omni Shoreham Indian Wedding: Rashi + Sandeep

He choked back tears of joy the moment he saw Rashi as they finally saw each other on their wedding day; in the middle of Rock Creek Park, in their own personal moment of solitude. Sandeep complimented Rashi on her elegance, her beauty and thanked her for making him so happy. Rashi smiled slyly and […]

Yesha and Vikram Andrew Mellon Indian Wedding

It was aptly described as a wedding for friends and family to come, celebrate, enjoy and dance. Yesha and Vikram did everything they possibly could to ensure that those around them were well fed, happy and dancing. A theme that eclipsed their relationship for as long as they knew each other; they were always looking […]

Kinjal and Rudy Chesapeake Bay Hyatt Indian Wedding

Kinjal was ready for a night out, armed with one of her childhood best friends with the plan to meet up with other friends at College Park. Instead Kinjal was introduced to Rudy who sat next to her at the bar and struck up a conversation that lasted long into the night and over the […]

Anisha and Nakul Wedding: BWI Marriott Hindu Wedding

They met in the third grade; when girls had cooties and power rangers were all the rage; Nakul always wanted to be the red power ranger and Anisha’s favorite possession was her Malibu Barbie doll. They grew up in the same neighborhood just a short bike ride away from each other, rode the same yellow […]

Washington DC Indian Wedding Photography of Mala and Alex

There were a plethora of items that made Mala swoon over Alex throughout their nine year relationship. It was his ability to quote every line of the Lord of the Rings Trilogy mimicking the characters voices and intonations, his towering height that forced Mala to always stand on her tippy toes even when wearing three […]

Nalini + Neil Indian Wedding

She woke early and peered out her bedroom window. The sky was still black, and Nalini could hear the sounds of rain pattering on the pavement. The rain would have been welcomed had it not been the morning of her wedding. She went back to sleep hoping for the best. The sun broke through the […]

Puja and Pragnesh Engagement Session at the National Harbor

Puja and Pragnesh met under the oddest of circumstances and when neither of them were even looking for love. They met at a typical Washington DC location they had both been multiple times, dancing to probably the same songs and sipping on the same drinks. It took an odd set of circumstances and a very […]

North Bethesda Marriott Wedding of Leena and Anand

Leena and Anand met in high school, a love that transcends across state lines through college, countries through medical school and only a few miles away every summer. Their love reflects the loving and assured sense of self and each other. They communicate with each other in smiles and with body language all their own, […]

Wedding Planning Wednesday: Couples Photographs

Over the past few weeks we have been bombarded with questions from potential brides asking what the ideal time is to have their couple’s portraits taken is. After all the bride is getting her hair and makeup professionally done, bought a custom fitting gorgeous dress that she spent months obsessing over and has an amazing […]

Wedding Planning Wednesday: Providing Extra Care and Consideration

Let’s be real, Fluffy doesn’t care that you’re getting married. While you stress about every little detail, your pets will still act the same and their needs will not change. They still want to be fed and walked like usual. Make arrangements for pets during your honeymoon and the days leading up to your wedding, […]

Nisha and Kunal’s Washington DC Engagement Session

They met in California in the summer while back home from college. Kunal would plan out fun dates for the two of them, Nisha would bring her bubbly personality and soon sparks began to fly and a summer time romance became a long distance relationship as Nisha went back to Washington DC to finish up […]

Bali Engagement Session

Photographing an engagement session in Bali, Indonesia was truly a dream come true. The biggest problem we had was where to shoot, not because there were not enough unique, beautiful locations, but because there were so many it was near impossible to choose a location that truly encompassed the Balinese culture. We started our session […]

Baltimore Wedding Published on Maharani Weddings!

We are elated to announce that Sonal and Roshan’s beautiful November Wedding has been published on Maharani Weddings! For those that do not know Maharani Weddings is one of the biggest wedding resources for all brides. They have wedding planning tips, real weddings and inspiration from all over the world. Please check them out! Also […]

Washington DC Engagement Session: Lisa and Akhil in Georgetown

Lisa never took games too seriously, she would play to have fun and enjoy the company of others. Akhil was the polar opposite; he was competitive in nature and everything was taken as a personal challenge. These two met in the oddest of circumstances; Akhil and Lisa were placed on the same flip cup team […]

Leesburg Virginia Engagement Shoot of Kina and Tony at the Winecroft Vineyard

6 years. That is how long it will be before Kina and Tony finally get married. 6 years of dating; 6 years of laughing together, crying together and simply being together. Six years of wine tasting, couch surfing, job hunting, house purchasing and life side by side. Within those six years these two have seen […]

Northern Virginia Indian Wedding of Meena and Venk at the Sunset Crest Manor

She sat down on her couch with a glass of wine and her phone; nervous, apprehensive and intoxicated with excitement. Venk and Meena had one of their scheduled phone calls and she couldn’t wait. Meena and Venk both knew from their first phone conversation that they had met the person that they were going to […]