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Epicly gorgeous off-the-grid fall elopement in the new york catskills, mountain destination wedding photographer

Epicly Gorgeous Off-The-Grid Fall Elopement In the New York Catskills || Ashley & Tommy

Tucked away in the autumn woods, a winding gravel road leads the way long past cell signal to an opening in the woods with an 1800s Japanese mansion & tea garden. In an adventure we’ll cherish forever, Hunter & I joined Ashley & Tommy with their immediate family in the New York Catskills to celebrate […]

hey!

I’m Victoria,
a cat-snuggling, plant-
watering, minimalism-loving
wedding photographer.
I hope you get a chance to
relax and enjoy these stories
of love + some of my
life adventures
along the way.

weddings

engagements

adventures

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Relaxed Intimate Backyard Ceremony & Dinner Party, Maryland Wedding Photographer

Relaxed Intimate Backyard Ceremony & Dinner Party || Kerry & Nick

Just last weekend Kerry & Nick gathered their dearest loved ones in their family’s backyard in Frederick, Maryland to exchange heartfelt vows to one another. As the warm sun beamed through the layers of surrounding trees, they shared their first kiss as husband & wife and hugged their families in excitement. Kerry & Nick’s love […]

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Chill anthropologie-style wedding at terrain with endless string lights, venue outside of philadelphia by nature-inspired wedding photographer

Chill Anthropologie-Style Wedding At Terrain Decked In String Lights || Ashley & Zack

When it comes to Ashley & Zack, it just doesn’t get more chill. These two are incredibly easygoing and an all-around good time – it’s no surprise that their entire wedding day was just the same. And in a setting like Terrain where every corner holds a new gorgeous floral installation, string light backdrop, and […]

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Romantic great oak manor wedding celebrating the chesapeake bay, outdoorsy maryland elopement photographer

Luxe Great Oak Manor Wedding Celebrating The Chesapeake Bay || Katy & Brett

With the motto that love is not cancelled & neither is our big day, Katy & Brett threw one heck of a beautiful wedding this past weekend. And not only were we able to document the day in photos, but Hunter filmed video footage to create a slick highlight film. Katy & Brett filled their […]

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Romantic fall-inspired intimate wedding at terrain at styers, pennsylvania elopement photographer, unique outdoor venue ideas near philadelphia

Bespoke Fall-Inspired Intimate Wedding at Terrain || Minh & Rob

Tucked into a secluded oasis of endless plants lies a wedding venue I’ve dreamed of photographing for, erm, years. And getting to document (in both photo & video with Hunter!) a couple so sweet & genuine brought the entire day to the NEXT. LEVEL. Rob & Minh quickly snatched my heart when we created #art […]

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Dreamy boho outdoor wedding at historic london town // maryland wedding photographer & venue ideas

Dreamy Boho Outdoor Wedding At Historic London Town || Cate & Kyle

Tucked back along the shoreline of the Chesapeake under a canopy of trees, Cate & Kyle’s friends & family gathered to celebrate a beautiful wedding that has been long anticipated. After months of pandemic planning, the day finally came with a sigh of relief. I’ve been quite excited for this day myself after getting to […]

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Romantic micro-wedding on rolling vineyard hills outside lancaster, pennsylvania, nature-inspired elopement photographer

Romantic Micro-Wedding On Rolling Vineyard Hills || Alyssa & Garrett

When you combine a dog dressed in a tuxedo, another dog in a floral linen dress, rolling vineyard views, and a fun-loving couple ready to celebrate their marriage – you get a dang good time. Add in bountiful amounts of locally-made-family-owned-by-the-venue-itself wine? An even bigger dang good time. Alyssa & Garrett planned their 16-person intimate […]

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Relaxed winery elopement with immediate families at Penns Woods Winery in PA, nature-inspired Maryland wedding photographer

Relaxed Wine-Forward Intimate Elopement at Penns Woods Winery || Michelle & Tom

When life throws you grapes, you gather up your family & friends & get married with buckets of great wine. As I walked into Michelle & Tom’s house in the early day, I read a letterboard sign that said “A marriage so nice, we’re doing it twice”. The motto soaked into the day as excitement […]

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Nature-inspired engagement session in an enchanted-looking forest on the eastern shore of maryland // elopement photographer Victoria Selman

Summer Night Engagement Session Under A Canopy Of Osage Trees || Samantha & Brice

One of my all-time favorite jams is exploring a new nature trail with cool people. So lucky for me, I got to hang with Samantha & Brice for their engagement session on the Eastern Shore last week :). It was the perfect summer night as a warm breeze rustled the leaves & washed waves onto […]

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Laid-back eastern shore micro-wedding at a waterfront rental house with pops of pinks & oranges paired with casual greenery // maryland wedding photographer

Laid-Back Eastern Shore Waterfront Micro-Wedding || Kristina & Steven

Nestled along the grassy shores of the Chesapeake Bay, Kristina & Steven gathered their nearest & dearest to celebrate a love that can conquer even a pandemic. These two rolled with the punches this year brought and, like many, found themselves pivoting their wedding plans. The result was a beautiful, lush, laid-back micro-wedding with guests […]

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Outdoor champagne-poppin engagement hike with their two pups, maryland adventure wedding photographer

Woodsy Champagne-Poppin Engagement With Their Pups || Dinah & Brian

I knew right off the bat Dinah & Brian’s engagement session was destined to be epic when Dinah sent me coordinates for our meeting location. It just doesn’t get cooler than that. Dinah & Brian frequently kayak to this woodsy spot from their home and enjoy spending time together on the river. They brought along […]

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Patuxent park engagement session on lake redington // dc wedding photographer

Patuxent Park Engagement On Lake Redington || Circe & Brandon

It’s pretty amazing how spending an evening walking trails in a park can lift your spirits. Meeting up with Circe & Brandon at Patuxent Research Refuge was a highlight of my week as we set out to enjoy nature & celebrate their engagement. With stormy clouds & distant lightning approaching closer and closer, we jumped […]

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Backyard Eco-Friendly, Sustainable, & Vegan Intimate Wedding, Artistic Maryland Elopement Photographer

Backyard Eco-Friendly Wedding On The Chesapeake || Sara & Alfonso

This weekend I photographed an intimate wedding ceremony of two incredibly sweet, thoughtful, and artistic souls. Sara & Alfonso light up the room with their joyful smiles and are quick to take care of others – even on their own wedding day! When Saturday afternoon rolled in, they gathered their immediate families & friends in […]

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Super chill elopement in a field with a snoball pitstop, pizza reception, & a hipster free people wedding dress // maryland wedding photographer

Wedding Ceremony In A Field With A Snoball Pitstop & Pizza Reception || Kristy & Matt

One of the highlights of eloping is that there are liiiiterally no rules. You get to craft your wedding day timeline to include fun activities that get you guys *pumped*. For Kristy & Matt, that meant a trip to their favorite snoball stand SnOasis for marshmallow-drippin icy goodness. I can only dream to one day […]

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Woodsy anniversary adventure at washington rock state park // NYC wedding photographer // engagement location ideas

Woodsy Anniversary Adventure At Washington Rock State Park || Brittany & Marc

Two of the coolest things about my job are the people I get to meet & the places I get to see. While photographing a wedding this past February (back when crowds didn’t cause such a panic) I met two kind guestfolk and hit it off. When their one year anniversary rolled around just a […]

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Romantic cape cod micro-wedding on a private beach // massachusetts elopement photographer & venue ideas

Romantic Cape Cod Micro-Wedding On A Private Beach || Meghan & David

As the world opened back up this weekend, I hopped right in the car for a road trip up to Cape Cod, Massachusetts to photograph Meghan & David’s beautifully relaxed ceremony. A short walk from David’s parent’s home is a wooden slatted path that leads you to a private white sand beach (what Cape Cod […]

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Super chill engagement session in downtown annapolis in the summer sunset // maryland elopement photographer

Relaxed Farewell On A Summer Evening In Downtown Annapolis || Ashley & Tom

With new military orders, Ashley & Tom are heading out of Annapolis & into a new exciting season. To celebrate the town where they met, fell in love, & got married, we snagged some photos to commemorate this special place while enjoying the relaxing summer evening. It’s been a complete joy to be a part […]

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Stylish mountain engagement session dripping with sun // maryland wedding and elopement photographer // unique location ideas

Stylish Mountain Engagement Dripping With Sun || Katy & Brett

Waking up before sunrise doesn’t happen often in my days. But dang it was worth it to push past that pitch-black 4am alarm snooze to hike this trail with Katy & Brett! We nailed the timing and landed at the cliff’s edge right before the sun began its morning stretch above the horizon. We explored […]

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Hip Engagement Session Location Ideas For Baltimore Couples // Maryland Wedding Photographer

Fun Industrial Engagement Session in Baltimore || Minh & Rob

Exploring an industrial playground with two cool cats like Minh & Rob really puts me in a great mood. Add to that combination newfound quarantine freedom and I’m on cloud nine. I had such a grand time hanging out with these two (& remembering how to socially interact LOL). Since no one’s out these days, […]

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Sweet garden ceremony with just their immediate families at her aunt’s organic herb farm // maryland wedding & elopement photographer

Organic Farm Wedding Ceremony With Their Immediate Families || Reid & Jeff

When you close your eyes & envision the morning of your wedding, maybe you see yourself robed-up & relaxing with cucumbers over your eyes. Or maybe you see yourself sharing a sweet lil brunch with your momma chatting about what the day will bring. You probably don’t envision your car breaking down at a gas […]

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hey!

I’m Victoria,
a cat-snuggling, plant-watering, minimalism-loving wedding photographer.
I hope you get a chance to relax and enjoy these stories of love + some of my life adventures along the way.

weddings

engagements

adventures