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Stone Tower Winery Wedding | Sarah & Tim

Sarah & Tim brought their NYC chic aesthetic to the Northern Virginia countryside at their Stone Tower Winery wedding. A bloom filled floral arch was the perfect backdrop for them to tie the knot for this beautiful June wedding. There is so much to love about this wedding day. Just to name a few: the […]

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Intimate Wedding Celebration at Keswick Hall || Christine & Steven

I’m back with another intimate wedding celebration to share with you, this time at Keswick Hall! Located in Charlottesville, VA, Keswick Hall just reopened after a multiyear renovation. From the moment you walk through the doors, you can tell that they left no room untouched. From the black and white marble floors, to the warm, […]

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Intimate Wedding Elopement at Great Falls Park || Bree & Robin

I’m back with another intimate wedding, this time photographed at Great Falls Park in Maryland. Bree and Robin pushed back their wedding day due to the pandemic, but wanted to officially get married on their original date. When we chatted through a few location options for their intimate wedding, they loved the majestic nature of […]

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Conrad Hotel Washington DC Engagement Photography || Ashlyn & Patrick

Popping the bubbly because it’s Friday, and because I’m sharing Ashlyn and Patrick’s stunning engagement photos taken at the Conrad Hotel DC! Their fun, motion filled engagement session took us around all the locations in the Conrad Hotel, including finishing at the rooftop with views of the Washington monument. The Conrad Hotel Washington DC is […]

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English Garden Inspired Wedding at Belmont Manor | Loretta & Nathan

Did you catch Loretta and Nathan’s Belmont Manor wedding in last month’s print copy of the Washingtonian? Loretta is a self-described Anglophile, and I loved seeing their colorful English garden inspiration come to life at Belmont Manor in Elkridge, Maryland. The couple married under magnolia trees at Belmont Manor and then greeted friends and family […]

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Stone Tower Winery Spring Wedding | Carolyn & Sonitha

Carolyn and Sonitha were originally supposed to be married at a hotel in Washington DC in 2020. Like many of the couples impacted by COVID-19, they chose to reschedule to 2021. When local DC restrictions still did not ease up in the spring, they pivoted and changed venues, selecting the beautiful Stone Tower Winery in […]

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Hindu Christian Fusion Wedding at the Four Seasons Baltimore | Aimee and Ayush

I have been keeping this wedding under wraps for a few months now, and am so excited to finally share Aimee and Ayush’s Hindu Christian fusion wedding photographed at the Four Seasons Baltimore, featured on TheKnot.com today! Planned perfectly by LynnAaron of Nouvelle Weddings, Aimee and Ayush’s fusion wedding incorporated a bright terracotta, burgundy, and […]

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Manor at Airmont Wedding | Lucy and Sean

Lucy and Sean are FINALLY married! This lovely couple had to postpone their wedding three (or was it four?) times, due to many of Lucy’s family and friends facing travel restrictions from the UK, where she grew up. They hosted their wedding at the beautiful Manor at Airmont in Round Hill, Virginia. The Manor at […]

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DAR Constituton Hall Summer Wedding | DC Wedding Photographer

Rachel and Gabriel’s summer wedding at DAR Constitution Hall was the perfection fusion celebration for this California duo. Gabriel is originally from the DC region, so providing a classic DC wedding experience was important to Rachel and Gabe. We started the day off at the Willard Intercontinental where the bride and groom got ready with […]

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BEHIND THE LENS

meet Winnie

Director, curator, documentarian, photographer, storyteller. Inspired by history, culture, and the stories that connect us.

My family immigrated to the United States as refugees, leaving their lives behind in search of a brighter future. With all their worldly belongings contained in the suitcases they carried, the scant photographs that crossed the ocean have served as a lifeline to stories untold, allowing me to piece together my family legacy, one image at a time. Decades later, I discovered photography as a medium to document my travels (37 countries and counting!) and encapsulate the joy and happiness that each new adventure brings.

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Currently booking for 2023 and 2024 weddings in Maryland, Washington DC, Virginia, and beyond.