It is a great day for Sonia and John’s wedding

Everyone is very excited for this special day.  I am running here and there, setting up cameras. I love shooting here.  The mansion offers so many wonderful places and looks to get beautiful pictures and video.

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This is Sonia’s beautiful dress. We placed it up here with her shoes for the tranquil photograph.

I love the rings in this image. Classic.

Sand is such a visually meaningful way to express two lives becoming one. We see Sonia and John’s initials on the glass vases. Very special.

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It really is all about the shoes! Need I say more. Shoes with bling. #bling

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That is one happy smile.

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It is wonderful to have family included in Sonia and John’s special day.

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I almost think of the movie “Singing in the Rain” when Gene Kelly danced around the light pole. Although it’s not raining for these cuties.

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I always struggle to put in to words how beautiful our brides are. But let me say that Sonia expresses all the beauty in this image. And the Historic Mankin Mansion is the perfect backdrop for this memory.

John looks sharp as a tack in is portrait session.

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We love first looks. It is a beautiful moment where our bride and groom can share a moment alone. Well, almost alone, we are there but try to stay incognito. :}

These two make what we do much easier. Love really is a crucial ingredient to a beautiful wedding image.

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Here is Sonia and John’s Wedding Album


We love shooting at the Historic Mankin Mansion. It is a beautiful place for this wonderful couple. Just above is the wedding highlight designed for Sonia and John.  We love telling wedding stories.  We love the flavor we put into our passion. And we love our couples more than anything!

We wish our bride and groom all the best as they open a new chapter in their story!


Steven and Susan

For booking information, please contact us at 804-269-4949 or use our contact page.


Vendor Credits

Venue: Mankin Mansion

Photography & cinematography:  Drop to Design Studios

DJ: Mankin Mansion

Catering/bartending: Goodrich Gourmet

Makeup artist: Tara Tate Makeup Artistry


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