i'm kaitlyn phipps, a wedding and family photographer located in southwest virginia.

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Ray was new in town and starting a new position with the baseball team at VMI. Mary had been at her alma mater for years now. And they just so happened to cross paths at the right moment on campus. Mary caught Ray’s eye and they ended up at a friends house together not too […]


carvin’s cove engagement session // ray & mary

For Quentin and Caroline, it all started at college – specifically, at a philanthropy event for Greek life. When Quentin first spotted Caroline, she had her game face on. She was competing in q-tip wrestling and her competitive nature and her seriousness about the game caught Quentin’s attention. He couldn’t help but hit her up […]


richmond engagement session // quentin & caroline

For Paige and Barrett, it all began in the Outer Banks. Each of them had been invited by their best friends who just so happened to be dating each other. It was there that they connected for the first time. They ended up spending much of the weekend together, building the foundation for what would […]


heritage park engagement session // barrett & paige

A college love story for the ages. Russ and Sarah met in a class at James Madison University. Class after class they kept choosing the same seats…next to each other. They chatted back and forth and eventually…Sarah slid into his DMs to ask about a paper. And things took off pretty quickly from there. Russ […]


mountain lake lodge – russ & sarah

Tim and Jamie have the new age love story that we all love! A dating app connection that actually worked out :] Tim noticed that Jamie had listed “The Office” as one of her interests so he put her knowledge to the test…with a quote from Creed of all things. Aka the weirdest character on […]


charleston engagement session // tim & jamie