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

Welcome to my little corner of the internet! My blog is home to all my recent weddings, sessions and life with my sweet family. Happy scrolling!

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Nikki and Cam had a day that was years in the making! Two educators that reconnected teaching down the hall from each other. Through prank wars and graduation speeches and hallways banter. And finally here, at the Inn at Virginia Tech, on the morning of their wedding. Nikki had the sweetest moments with her momma […]


the inn at virginia tech wedding // cam & nikki

It was 2020 and Thomas and Laura were getting married in just a few months. And then…well, you know the rest of the story. They postponed their big day, and instead, opted for a backyard ceremony. Laura’s uncle officiated, their family gathered, and they were married! The day was not what they planned, but still […]


early mountain vineyards wedding // thomas & laura

  Cole and Brooke have a whirlwind of a love story! They’ve lived their entire relationship while in school at the Naval Academy during a global pandemic…so to say that their day at Shadow Creek felt like it was a long time coming, was an understatement! They’re so clearly made for each other! After graduating […]


shadow creek wedding // cole & brooke

I can’t quite explain with words how special Dan and Elana’s wedding day at Sundara was or what it meant to us. But, of course, I will try :] Dan and Elana had had hard circumstance after circumstance thrown their way in the couple weeks before their wedding day. And still, they showed up with […]


sundara wedding // dan & elana

It was a rainy day at Big Spring Farm, but even so, Sarah was beaming. Soft light streamed in through the windows of the bridal suite and girls bustled around and then Sarah was stepping into her gown. It was all happening at once! She screamed with her best friends, hugged her sweet dad, and […]


big spring farm wedding // michael & sarah