Charlottesville wedding photographer

genuine moments + timeless portraits

Life is all about good food,  great conversations, and the best people -
Those are the memories we'll want to hold onto for a lifetime.

You deserve photographs that will help you relive those memories again and again.
Photographs that feel like you, even decades from your wedding day.

If you just can't wait to celebrate the next chapter in your lives together...
If you know that getting married is not "the End", but the start of a new chapter...

Keep scrolling. I can't wait to meet you!

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from past clients

"Xiaoqi is EVERYTHING you need in a photographer - and more. She captured incredible moments we are so grateful we now have forever!" -Chrissy & Kurtis 

"We were absolutely blown away by the entire experience... Xiaoqi’s friendly personality put us right at ease and you can definitely tell how relaxed we are in the pictures!" - Meredith & Jake

"She was invested in getting the best shots, but ALSO she was invested in US...they truly capture the love, joy, and giggles of being engaged!" - Haley & Brecken

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During regular office hours, which are Mon-Thurs 12-6PM, I will respond within 24-48 hrs (often much sooner).

If you don't hear from me within 3 days, please send me a follow-up email just in case your message got lost in space. Thanks, talk soon!

Wooo, sent! Cheers to you for making it happen! 🙌 

Which is why it's so important for me and my team to be the best fit for you, and for you to be the best fit for us. I take on only select inquiries because it's so important for us to work with the right couples. 

I'd love to hear more about you and your story - fill out the form below and I'll be in touch asap!

We often have dates reserved in advance by 12-18 months, particularly for popular dates, so don't wait and miss out on your chance to connect!

You deserve the best.

You deserve peace of mind knowing
your story will be captured in its entirety.

I believe wedding days are about more than  just one relationship. It's about  all of them - all your relationships with your loved ones who have supported you all along the way. This is why I’m about telling the whole story. 

All the souls who have helped shape who you are.

Your story = you, your better half, their best friend who's like an older brother, your best friend who's actually your sister, Moms & Dads, Grandparents, Aunts, Uncles, cousins, the coworker who insisted that you go say hi, the flower girls, your fur babies, the college roommates who helped you through the toughest all nighters  - 

Going beyond two