Donte and Cassondra’s Fall Engagement Photography Session at Maymont Park in Richmond, VA.
In the lush expanse of Maymont Park in Richmond, Virginia, we had the joy of capturing Donte and Cassondra’s engagement session. This historic estate has sprawling gardens and picturesque landscapes. This offered the perfect setting for celebrating their love story as they prepare for their upcoming wedding at the VMFA in August 2024.
The Enchanting Beauty of Maymont Park in the Fall
In essence, Maymont, with its diverse gardens and natural beauty, is a favored spot for couples seeking a romantic backdrop for their engagement photos. In September, the park is particularly stunning, with the late summer greenery hinting at the rich colors of fall. Thus, this vibrant setting was ideal for our Maymont September Engagement Photography session, providing a canvas of natural elegance and serenity.
A Love Story Born in Modern Times
Firstly, Donte and Cassondra’s journey began on Tinder in July 2020, a modern love story that flourished amidst unprecedented times. Their proposal was set against the backdrop of the National Arboretum in DC. A surprise captured in a heartfelt video, it marked the beginning of their journey towards marriage.
Capturing Personal Style and Joy
During their session at Maymont, Donte and Cassondra’s personalities shone through in every detail. Specifically, Cassondra’s bridal-style short dress and chic sunglasses added a touch of whimsy and elegance, perfectly complementing the garden’s natural beauty. Their excitement and love for each other were evident, making each photo a true reflection of their bond.
Anticipating the Celebration to Come
Finally, as we wandered through Maymont’s gardens, capturing their love amidst the scenic beauty, the anticipation for their upcoming wedding at the VMFA was palpable. Thus, their engagement session was not just about taking photos. It was about celebrating their unique love story and the adventures that lie ahead.
Our Maymont September Engagement Photography session with Donte and Cassondra was a beautiful reminder of the joy and love that we, as Richmond wedding photographers and videographers, have the privilege of capturing. In essence, their session at Maymont was a perfect blend of natural elegance and personal style. The deep connection they shared set the stage for their much-anticipated wedding day. We can’t wait for their wedding at the VMFA in August 2024!
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