There was this thought that kept rolling over in my mind as the shutter clicked and the sun continued to climb through their engagement session- “He adores her.” Not in the way that a woman adores chocolate, or a pup adores their favorite toy. No, I mean it in the dictionary definition- “to regard with the utmost esteem, love, and respect; to honor.” […]

  • Jill Kronick - Abby,

    Thank you again for your beautiful work and artistry. These are so amazing and special!ReplyCancel

  • Rebekah - What a beautiful couple with such infectious smiles! Great work! I also love her outfits & the fact that they included their adorable dog.ReplyCancel

  • Stacy Hart - These are GORGEOUS!!! I love your style.ReplyCancel

  • Sarah Beth - OKKK. How stinkin’ adorable are they!?!?!? At the end of the post, I had to wipe a huge silly grin off my face. These are perfect 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Jim - Mike & Jill! Mazel tov! The pics are beautiful. So happy for you both.ReplyCancel

Hello hello! I just Googled “interested ways to say ‘hello’” to see if I could find anything more interesting to start off this MMU with, and the first thing that popped up was “what it do?” And that reminded me of the song “Grillz” from like…2005, because of the part where the guy says “What […]

  • Shalese - I have a Canon AE-1, too!! I love it. 🙂 Love the skirt!!ReplyCancel

  • Jean - loved making the skirt with you. Yes, black and white are my favorites,!ReplyCancel

  • Danielle - Inn LOVE with that skirt!ReplyCancel

  • Sarah Beth - I want to be friends with your Granny. She’s the cutest! (And so are you!)ReplyCancel

They met in Charlottesville thirty-some years ago- she’d knocked on the door of the fraternity house looking for a friend, and Mike answered the door instead. “He was really good-looking!” But he wasn’t interested in a girlfriend at the time, what with school taking over his life. So they became friends. But after about a year, […]

Hellooooo wonderful blogging world! It’s a beautiful Monday morning, and I’ve just finished up photographing the sweetest couple’s sunrise engagement session on the beach. This is what I call “starting the week out right!” The only thing that would have made this morning better would have been waking up without feeling like I’d aged 40 […]

  • Jen McLeod - What are GU packs? Heat usually helps sore muscles… 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Dad - 18 mile run followed by a 3 hr. drive=sore quads. Jen, goo is a concentrated sugar/electorate pack that help keeping energy levels up on a long run.ReplyCancel

  • Ashley Mitchell - Epsom Salts, Magnesium and FISH OIL!! They will help with that soreness and DOMS so much! 🙂ReplyCancel

Monday’s workshop was, to be quite simple, perfect. After all of the worrying and unnecessary anxiety, it couldn’t have gone more smoothly! I was SO excited to host these 10 amazing photographers in our new home- part of why we chose the home we did was because it had more room to fill with people! […]

  • Deborah Zoe - Congrats Abby!! Looks fantastic!!ReplyCancel

  • Kelly - Thank you so much for being an amazing teacher and hostess Abby! I learned gobs of new stuff and can’t wait to shoot a wedding this weekend with a renewed source of inspiration and confidence. My sincerest gratitude goes out to you!ReplyCancel

  • Rici - Oh WOW Abby!! Just wow! So many incredible images & happy lines! I love that you wear your tulle skirt for the day! & that radiant smile of yours!!!! spreading joy all the way to Germany. Wonderful!
    Many greetings!!ReplyCancel

  • Mary - Best day EVER!!! So thankful for your heart for teaching and growing others!! xoReplyCancel

  • Ailyn - Hi there!

    Would love to know about the next workshop coming up! Where do I get info so I don’t miss out 🙂