WEDDING & PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY

established 2000

Available for travel

BASED IN BRIDGEWATER, VA

Prefer to chat?  540-828-6860

Bessie Black

Spring Bridal Show

On one of the first true spring like days in March, Kynndal and I set up for the first bridal show of the season at the Spotswood Country Club.  With high hopes, a new approach and fabulous handouts we were prepared for the afternoon of meeting, talking and educating brides! The doors opened and the […]

Class of…

High School Seniors or College Seniors It’s the summer or fall before you or your child is graduating and It is really an exciting time. Happy for all of the achievements made over the years at school and in life, and looking forward to the next step in life with college or a career. Take […]

BLOOMING AT BLUESTONE

   BLUESTONE MEET THE CREATORS… Photographer: Bessie Black Photography Venue: Bluestone Vineyard/Bridgewater VA Makeup Artist: Amanda Mace Cheese Plate & Place Settings: Early Katering Gold Chargers & Glasses: Bluestone Vineyard Dress Store: Amanda’s Touch Bridal & Formalwear Tuxedo: Classic Tuxedos & Formalwear Floral Designer: Flowers by Rose Cake/Bakery: Buttercream Dreams Limo: G&G Transportation/Mt. Jackson VA […]

Perfectly Picturesque at The Barn at Kline’s Mill Linville, VA

      Floral Designer: Flowers by Rose   Tuxedo: Classic Tuxedo Venue: The Barn at Kline’s Mill Limo: G&G Transportation Makeup Artist & Hairstylist: Lindsay at Verde Spa Dress Store: Amanda’s Touch Bridal & Formal Cake/Bakery: Cakes by Cathy Honeymoon Planning Travel Agency: Travel Leaders

“DIY” to I Do!

Carla and Chris have been a joy from beginning!  One of the sweetest couples and families I have eve had the chance to work with.  Their handmade wedding came together with detailed planning, help from friends and some of the best professionals.  Carla’s mom handmade the girls dresses, boys vests and several other decoration items! […]

FAQ’S

ENGAGEMENT PICTURES…WHEN? WHERE? WHY? OK… A THREE PART QUESTION…ALRIGHT, WHEN? ONCE YOU HAVE JUST GOTTEN ENGAGED IS THE BEST TIME, BUT ANYTIME BEFORE THE WEDDING WORKS. BUT, HEY DON’T WAIT UNTIL TWO WEEKS BEFORE THE WEDDING, THERE WILL BE ENOUGH TO DO AT THAT TIME! WHERE? OH, THERE ARE SO MANY PLACES…I AM HAPPY TO […]

Products

SAVE THE DATE CARDS & MAGNETS SIGNATURE COFFEE TABLE ALBUMS POCKET-BOOK YOU’RE ENGAGED!!!! Now, make sure everyone knows what date to mark on the calendar, and show off those new engagement photos (and the ring)!! These can be 5×7 or postcard size, double sided cardstock weight paper in multiple finish types…a very impressive way to […]

Collections

{TRULY TRENDY} A custom day of coverage Wedding day digital files Custom image gallery website Choice of print package, photo slideshow mini book or album credit Free local engagement session {DIGITAL DIVA} 8 Hours of coverage Wedding day digital files Custom image gallery website Digital flip book or photo slideshow Free local engagement session {TODAY’S […]

Ashley & Steve

A super cute couple, private land and {VERY COLD} winter fun—could there be a more blissful engagement session? These love birds are the perfect pair. He’s calm, cool and collected, and she’s full of smiles and pure bliss. Lovin’ the pops of green in their attire and of course the cowboy boots (a special gift […]