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Romantic and moody intimate ceremony at gramercy mansion in maryland with celestial & insect inspirations

Gramercy Mansion Intimate Wedding In The Courtyard || Colleen & Will

Colleen & Will’s wedding this past weekend was one of the chillest days I’ve been privileged to document. These two are so go-with-the-flow, happy to be around one another, and a perfect match. Inspired by the board game Clue, Colleen & Will landed the Gramercy Mansion, filled with quirks & knick-knacks, as the backdrop for […]

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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Autumn wedding ceremony at a family barn along the foothills of the blue ridge mountains, destination wedding photographer

Autumn Wedding Ceremony Along The Blue Ridge Mountain Foothills || Aubrey & Brandon

This past weekend Aubrey & Brandon tied the knot with their dearest loved ones at their family’s barn in Knoxville, Maryland. Just a stone’s throw from Harpers Ferry, the Potomac river flows along the edge of their property from the elevated view of the foothills. The mosaic patterned fall trees decorate the ridge in the […]

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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 […]

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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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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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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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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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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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Gorgeous blue ridge mountain elopement on the appalachian trail where west virginia meets maryland // harpers ferry wedding photographer

Adventurous Blue Ridge Mountain Elopement On The Appalachian Trail || RaeAnne & Kwame

As we hiked up the blue ridge mountains with wedding supplies on our backs, we reminisced on their story together. How RaeAnne & Kwame found one another years ago, and how they ended up walking this trail on this fateful evening. We laughed at the rollercoaster of plan changes we’d made in the past few […]

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Coronavirus backup elopement ideas for an intimate ceremony in your living room // COVID-19 plan b turns into a new and beautiful plan a

Intimate Ceremony In Her Parent’s Living Room || Julia & Eric

Intimate weddings are incredible. They give you permission to relax, allow you to focus on your commitment to one another, relieve you of being the center of 150 people’s attentions, and give you space to really soak in the significance of your ceremony. And now with the COVID-19 pandemic swiping through wedding season, elopements & […]

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Spontaneous Backyard Elopement After COVID-19 Hit // Maryland Wedding Photographer

Spontaneous Elopement in Our Backyard After COVID-19 Changed Their Plans || Jess & Aaron

The past few weeks have brought unprecedented changes, to say the least. In the midst of cancelations & social guidelines becoming progressively stricter every hour, Jess & Aaron’s April wedding at the Patapsco Female Institute had to be postponed. Their excitement to be married led them to a spontaneous elopement right in our literal backyard! […]

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gorgeous edgy cobblestone wedding inspiration with dyed baby’s breath & pops of mustard // lancaster wedding photographer

Edgy Cobblestone Wedding Inspiration with Dyed Baby’s Breath & A Greenhouse Ceremony || Lauxmont Farms

My bff Erin Kemp & I jumped at an idea we had one wine-filled evening to plan an edgy, chill inspirational shoot during our wedding ‘off-season’ to FUEL some creativity. We wanted to forge the path ahead to try new ideas, push the status quo with community over competition, and design table settings // ceremony […]

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Vibey Candlelit Winter Wedding In A Historic Tavern & Bar // New Jersey Wedding Photographer Victoria Selman

Wintery Candlelit Wedding In A Historic Tavern & Bar || Lauren & Nick

Lauren & Nick’s wedding day just really catches me in the feels. With every moment seeped in raw excitement, thoughtfulness, anticipation, and joy, Hunter & I found ourselves immersed in their lives as we followed along documenting their memories (like when Nick saw Lauren walking down the aisle **crying emojis**). After hanging out with these […]

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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