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Kelsi & Andrew’s Leesburg VA Engagement Session Kelsi and Andrew are such incredible people! Kelsi is an Autism Special Education teacher and Andrew is a high school counselor. The two met while working at the high school they’re both employed at and Andrew apparently told a co-worker after he met Kelsi that he wanted to […]


Oatlands Manor Engagement Session

Formal Oatlands Manor engagement session with M Harris Studios

New York Garden Engagement Session Lexi and Matt are on the blog today and I’m SO glad! This beautiful garden session was great to photograph… I mean, just look at those gorgeous flowers!!! Lexi and Matt are such a sweet couple. You can clearly see how much they love each other and enjoy being together, […]

Engagements, Outdoor Engagements

Lexi + Matt

Destination wedding photographer photographs engagement session in garden

Virginia Engagement Session Megan and Malcom met two and a half years ago at a friend’s engagement party, where Megan says they hit it off immediately! They somehow managed to leave the party without exchanging information but they would up seeing each other again at another friend’s game night and knew it was a sign!! […]

Engagements, Outdoor Engagements

Megan + Malcom

rainy day engagement session photographed by M Harris Studios

Northern Virginia Engagement Session There’s nothing I love more than a classic engagement session in Northern Virginia! I was so excited when Kathryn and Joe wanted to do their engagement session there. We had so many great options for locations to capture their love story. Kathryn and Joe looked beautiful during their session – opting […]

Engagements, Outdoor Engagements

Kathryn + Joe

outdoor Virginia engagement session photographed by M Harris Studios

Engagement Sessions of 2018 Engagement sessions are some of my favorite moments with my M Harris Studios couples and 2018 did not disappoint! This year I photographed over 50 engagement sessions to celebrate some amazing couples all over the US. These sessions took me throughout Virginia, Maryland, DC, Florida, Georgia, New York,  Chicago, Vegas… and […]

DC Engagements, Engagements, Outdoor Engagements

Best of 2018 Engagement Sessions

VA wedding photographer

About a month ago, I hosted a giveaway for sessions in cities I was hoping to travel to. Philadelphia was one of those cities! There, I got to meet up with Nicole and Shane, my winners from Pennsylvania. These sweethearts met when they were 18 and began dating at 25. How amazing is that? They […]


Philly Engagement Session

Outdoor Fall Engagement Session | VA Wedding Photographer | Kaitlin & Maxwell There’s something special about couples that have been together for years! Kaitlin and Maxwell are no exception. They’ve known each other since kindergarten but their love story really began after they went to college on almost opposite ends of the east coast (Delaware […]

Engagements, Outdoor Engagements

Kaitlin & Maxwell

Formal D.C. Memorial Engagement Session | DC Wedding Photographer | Janeth + Daniel These two lovebirds got engaged at the Winter Wall of Lights at Meadowlark Gardens in front of their family and friends amongst the beautiful, glowing lights of the display over the holidays last year. Janeth was completely caught off guard by the […]

DC Engagements, Engagements, Outdoor Engagements

Janeth + Daniel

Chatham Manor Engagement Session | VA Wedding Photographer | Claire + Austin Claire and Austin’s engagement session at Chatham Manor was a stunner! These two lovebirds have been together for almost three years – long distance since Austin serves our country with the Marines. Despite the ups and downs of a long distance relationship, these […]

Engagements, Outdoor Engagements

Claire + Austin

Sunset Rural Virginia Engagement Session | VA WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER Not gonna lie…these two have a special place in my heart. They are from Pittsburgh and Steelers fans! (And so am I!). David and Bethany met in high school while living in Pennsylvania – but they were attending rival schools. Despite their instant connection, they never […]

Engagements, Outdoor Engagements

Bethany + David

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