Hi there, I'm Manali! A wedding & portrait photographer serving D.C. & Virginia! Click through for all my favorites from recent sessions, adventures and travels, as well as tips & tricks for clients! Grab a cup of coffee, relax, and feel free to connect with me elsewhere as well!
After having to move their April wedding to November, Semir and Manal eventually decided to move their Carnegie Institute for Science DC wedding to be held at the National Arboretum.
Here are 10 questions that I DO think are really smart to ask your photographer to get a feel for how they will be there to capture your wedding day & make sure that they take the safety of your images really seriously. So, here we go!
There has lately been a trend that has kind of grown within the wedding industry called the First Look. A First Look is when a bride and groom choose to see each other BEFORE their ceremony and spend some time together alone.
I’m hoping to kick off a mini series of blog posts within the upcoming weeks focusing on tips for brides to help them ensure that their wedding day runs smoothly! Today, I’m including a bunch of these tips (plus some more, because you know how I get with these informational posts) for you 2018 brides to consider about the getting ready portion of their day on the blog so let me jump right in!
A CUSTOM LUXURY CHARLOTTESVILLE VIRGINIA WEDDING EXPERIENCE So this is post is about to be very long but exciting because it walks you through the entire luxury wedding experience from start to end! For all of you who said YES this winter to their now-fiancé and are getting excited about planning out the wedding of […]
So you’ve decided to have your pictures taken which is kind of a big deal because I mean how often do we all really have our pictures taken?! One of the first things your mind probably goes to is “Oh gosh what do I even wear?” If you’re anything like me, a million questions run […]
Because of how CRAZY the day was, I didn’t even get to appreciate this until when I was in Lightroom editing my heart out being SO happy with how the shoot turned out the night after! The whole team really rallied despite less than ideal (aka 30-40 mph wind gusts and cold!!) conditions for a […]
Within what seems to have been a super slow start to spring with very cold and windy days, March 31st just happened to be the one day that stood out as being perfect with sunny skies and temperatures in the 70’s making it for the most gorgeous day at Stone Tower Winery for Charlotte & […]
Coming back at you with the second part of this mini blog series for tips for a bride during her wedding day! So you’ve made it past the Getting Ready portion of your day! You managed to get your dress on, your mom shed a tear helping you lace up the back, your bridesmaids couldn’t […]