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August 26, 2016

Ryan & Katie | Engaged Engagement Session in Downtown Harrisonburg, and on the JMU Quad

Holy gorgeousness, this post is one of my new favorites!! I absolutely love these engagement photos of Ryan & Katie! They told me at the beginning of the session that they weren’t models, but ummm… I beg to differ ;)

We actually had to reschedule this sunrise session, because there was a little bit of a hair and makeup fiasco! But the next day dawned just as bright (and probably even MORE gorgeous), and we had the most fun time together! I wish I could shoot at sunrise every day <3 It is seriously the prettiest light!!

We started out with a fancy outfit on top of a parking garage, and I love the mix of classy with urban! These two are so stylish. Katie seriously looked like an angel in the sun with her white dress! After the Downtown Harrisonburg photos, we moved over to the JMU Quad, which honestly could have been a disaster, because it was Freshmen Move In day! But somehow we were blessed with basically zero people on the Quad, and I’m still a little bit in shock. That never happens!

Ryan & Katie, you two have been such a huge blessing to me! Can’t wait for your wedding next May! It will be here before we know it :)

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LOVE.

 

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Katie, you are SO gorgeous!!

 

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We recreated a photo that they took together 3 years ago on this exact bench!

 

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There is no one here and I am just amazed… I have a feeling this will never happen again, haha!

 

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We were on the other side of the Quad when I saw this fountain and shouted “FOUNTAIN!!” and Katie shouted “YES!!!!” It was such a good decision ;)

 

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Of course, we had to stop by the Kissing Rock :)

 

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