I'm Candace and I'm a destination wedding + portrait photographer based out of the Washington, D.C. area. Chances are you won't find me in the DMV for too long.  
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Hot dang what a wedding these to hadmy friends. I can’t think of two people more down to earth than Shawn + Katie. And let me tell ya, they had a picture perfect day from start to finish at the always beautiful Jefferson Patterson Park, celebrated by all of their friends and family.  Im not […]

Weddings

July 1, 2019

A Jefferson Patterson Park Wedding | Southern Maryland Wedding Photographer | Shawn + Katie

Chesapeake Beach Resort + Spa Wedding | Southern Maryland Photographer

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Lets go ahead and flash back to last week.  Chris + Shannon threw one heck of a Chesapeake Beach Resort + Spa wedding and even though I’m a few days late with sharing this with you guys (heyyy sitting in Europe as I type this)  but better late than never, am I right?  These two […]

Weddings

June 29, 2019

A Chesapeake Beach Resort + Spa Wedding | Southern Maryland Wedding Photographer | Chris + Shannon

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Its crazy how much can change in just a year.  March of last year, I was heading to West Virginia with Matt + Ashley to celebrate their engagements and now they are a family of 4 and pretty girl Scarlett is a real gem.  She was just so happy and smiley as can be.  Her […]

Portraits

June 24, 2019

A Summer Family Session | Southern Maryland Photographer | The Welch Family

Adventures of Candace Nicole | A Surprise Trip to Dubai

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Man oh man oh man!  I remember the day that Andie told me she wanted to surprise her hubby Tony, for his 30th birthday.  Tony is a car guy.  Dubai is a luxury car kind of city.  So of course Dubai was high on his hit list and Andie thought no better way to celebrate […]

Personal, Travel

June 12, 2019

Adventures of Candace Nicole | A Surprise Trip to Dubai

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Its been a whole year since I was last at the Historic Sotterly Plantation for a wedding here in Southern Maryland but man was it nice to be back.  This little slice of heaven is the perfect little rustic spot full of charm and character.  My meeting with Jess + Jon was by chance.  I […]

Weddings

May 22, 2019

A Historic Sotterly Plantation Wedding | Maryland Wedding Photographer | Jonathan + Jessica

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Man oh man.  Mini sessions always hit you in the feels.  Most of my mini families have been with me for years and getting to see the kiddos every year is wild.  I had a few new families welcome me into their lives too and I am so thankful to have them in my life […]

Portraits

May 22, 2019

Spring Mini Sessions Round One | Southern Maryland Photographer