first look Archives - Xiaoqi Li Photography

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“We will forever be your super fans from attending our friends’ wedding that you photographed, but we’re even more impressed with you and your work after this past weekend. Thank you, Xiaoqi, for doing a spectacular job photographing our big day!” -Emily & Will     Emily and Will’s Wool Factory wedding was an event […]

bride and groom seeing one another for first time on wool factory wedding day

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Hannah and Ryan’s Jefferson Hotel wedding has been a long awaited day for many, including myself! This sweet couple had been together through high school and college. It was such a joyous day for these high school sweethearts who had been together for over 10 years to finally tie the knot! The couple toasted using their Maggie Walker Governor School champagne glasses as an homage to the beginning of their story. The black tie event was filled with emotion, celebration and the union of two incredible people.

bride and groom walking out as husband and wife

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If you thought high school sweethearts were cute – it took a little while for them to make it back into each other’s lives, but Ellie and Sam actually met in middle school! After years of friendship, the day had finally come for Ellie and Sam to be each other’s forever best friend. Their big […]

newly married couple walking out of windy charlottesville wedding ceremony

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Katlan and Ross’s wedding at The Renaissance was a long-awaited celebration with family and friends! Jess was the lead photographer for this sweet couple. They celebrated their engagement with me at Belle Isle last summer, and also their legal marriage a year prior at the same venue. Although I would have loved to celebrate with […]

couple dancing together as husband and wife at the renaissance wedding reception

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Caitlin and Paul’s summer Potomac Point Winery wedding was a long awaited celebration following their COVID mini-mony the previous winter. Although they were already legally married, they were just as excited for the big wedding to finally get the party with their family and friends. Potomac Point Winery was the perfect venue for their romantic […]

wedding couple kissing in potomac point winery