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Rain doesn’t damper outdoor summer wedding Lauren and JC wed in a beautiful outdoor summer wedding last month at Avon Hill Lodge just outside of Nelson County, Va. The wedding was small and intimate and allowed the pair to really enjoy time with friends and family. After saying their vows outside under the sprinkling rain, […]

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Ying and Jacob were married last Saturday in Richmond at the Dominion Club. It was an absolute pleasure to photograph their wedding day. Here are the few of my favorite images from their day. Vendor Love: Venue: The Dominion Club Florist: Proper Petal Cake/Dessert: Pearl’s Bakery Hair and Makeup: Lou Stevens Glam Squad Catering: Dominion […]

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Doug and Laura married at the beginning of this month in a beautiful summer farm wedding ceremony held at Sinkland Farms in Christiansburg, Va. Their day was so lovely, laid back and relaxed. I especially loved their decor which focused around their outdoor travels together. Laura’s florals were a beautiful purple and green mix, and […]

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Virginia Maternity Photographer Offers Clothing Collection to Clients As a Virginia maternity photographer, I love being able to customize my client’s experience! Part of this is offering mommas the option of choosing pieces in my studio clothing collection for use during their maternity session. ABP maternity sessions are held in my downtown Lynchburg studio space, […]

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Destin, Florida Photography Workshop Organzied by AKP Retreat Every year I try to combine my love for visiting new places with my passion for photography by participating in a creative retreat. My goal with these experiences is to come back an even wiser, more creative photographer. I want to make new friends and enjoy new […]

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  • Audrey

    It was so wonderful getting to know you and these amazing women during our retreat. Can’t wait till next time!!ReplyCancel

  • GIRLLLLL this looks like SUCH a fun retreat and your images are beautiful!!ReplyCancel

  • April! This is such a beautiful recap and I cannot wait to capture your branding experience later this year! It was a joy having you and seeing you again after our time in Mexico! 🙂ReplyCancel

  • I love the way that you photographed this retreat!! I can’t get enough of that blue ribbon!ReplyCancel

  • These images are so telling. Beautiful scenery, community, encouragement, and creatives! <3ReplyCancel

  • Jessica

    So glad you had a great time and came!! I love that’s a ashton put in so much hard work to put this together for us!ReplyCancel

  • Such a fun recap! I adore the name of that boat (and the photo of it on it’s side), and the invitations with the ripped edges are so lovely. It looks like you had a GREAT time. 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Oh my goodness! This workshop looks like so much fun & I’m so jealous- I could really use a trip to FL right about now! 😉ReplyCancel

Waterfalls and White Walls Virginia Winter Maternity Session I’m am loving these images captured from this recent Virginia winter maternity session. This past weekend, Kelsey and Gaige came into my studio in downtown Lynchburg for their maternity portraits. They are expecting twin girls this March! Gaige and Kelsey are past ABP clients – I had […]

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  • Tasha

    Beautiful mama to be. Congratulations on your new additionReplyCancel

  • Audrey

    Those little red shoes are the CUTEST!!!!ReplyCancel

  • Tricia

    What a gorgeous couple! These images are truly beautiful! I absolutely LOVE the little red shoe! It reminds me of Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz! One of my all time favorite books (& movie)!ReplyCancel

  • I literally don’t know which setting I love more.. that gorgeous studio light or the amazing icy backdrop!ReplyCancel

  • I seriously can’t get over how beautiful the frozen waterfalls are in this Virginia maternity photoshoot!ReplyCancel

  • Seriously, this couple is so beautiful! I never looked this amazing pregnant!ReplyCancel

  • Jade Koetz

    These are absolutely STUNNING!! <3ReplyCancel

  • Wow, that frozen waterfall is perfect. These soon to be parents are beautiful! <3ReplyCancel

  • Jessica

    Oh this waterfall location and the pop of red in the baby’s shoes! I cannotReplyCancel

This beautiful Lynchburg maternity session was so much fun to capture. And it was super special too since I photographed this couple’s engagement session and wedding as well. It is always so wonderful to follow my clients as their family grows after the wedding day. Jeremy and Karen met me at the Old City Cemetery […]

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  • Audrey

    That light is sooo dreamy! And love the playa dress!!! Great images my friend!!ReplyCancel

  • WOW this backdrop is beautiful and they are such a cute couple! Congrats to them!ReplyCancel

  • Tricia

    Oh that playa dress is a dream! I absolutely Adore her in it!ReplyCancel

  • Oh my gosh, these two are SO cute!! I love their little smiles and your light!ReplyCancel

  • Lindsay

    What a gorgeous maternity session!!! She looks amazing in that dress!!!ReplyCancel

  • Shauna

    What a glowing momma! She looks beautiful in that dressReplyCancel

  • Rockin’ that Playa dress!!Such a beautiful Virginia Maternity photoshoot!ReplyCancel

  • Oh this is just magical! That gown and that light is just everything! Missing those fall colors! beautiful session!ReplyCancel

  • Such a beautiful mom to be! Her floral dress is beautiful. I love that floral headband! <3ReplyCancel

First Birthday Sessions offered by Virginia Studio Photographer Did you know that I offer First Birthday sessions in my downtown Lynchburg studio? I’ll work with you to nail down your color scheme and theme for the shoot and supply the props and backdrop. You just need to bring the smash cake and your 1-year-old dressed […]

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  • Vanessa Hicks

    What an amazing birthday session! I love how bright and colorful they are! And what a cutie!!!ReplyCancel

  • Emily

    I’m so in love with your use of color!! Beautiful work!!ReplyCancel

  • Lindsay

    April, your themed sessions are absolutely amazing!! Makes me miss when my children were small!!ReplyCancel

  • These adorable shots brightened my day! What precious memories you’ve captured here.ReplyCancel

  • This gives me so much baby fever! I love it!ReplyCancel

  • Jessica

    Great photos! Love your posing and the propsReplyCancel

Diamond V Farm Wedding I’m super excited to share this Diamond V Farm wedding with you guys today! Meagan and Nick were married late in October at Diamond V Farm in Moneta, Virginia on a beautiful clear day, perfect for their outdoor wedding ceremony. I absolutely adored the gorgeous red, pink and blush florals designed […]

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  • Margeaux Boles

    What an absolutely gorgeous wedding!! These photos are incredibly beautiful. I’m sure they’re over the moon!ReplyCancel

  • Hannah

    I love these! Fantastic job capturing the love of the day.ReplyCancel

  • This was a perfect wedding to blog in December!ReplyCancel

  • Beautifully photographed, friend! I love the colors!ReplyCancel

  • Really great work; the pictures look beautiful!ReplyCancel

  • Loving the colors and florals in this wedding! I especially love the jewel on the brides bouquet!ReplyCancel

  • Abbie

    I love the colors! Beautiful wedding!ReplyCancel

  • Angie

    Such a beautiful wedding!!ReplyCancel

  • Angie

    Ah such a beautiful wedding!!ReplyCancel

  • This is such a beautiful wedding and I love all the colors!!ReplyCancel

  • What a stunning wedding! I really love how colorful it was!!!ReplyCancel