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This is the second time I had the honor of photographing at the absolutely delicious DC restaurant Fig & Olive. Located in downtown DC’s luxury retail shopping destination, Fig & Olive features a variety of unique spaces that capture the essence of the French Riviera. The private dining room is perfect for celebrations like Jennie […]

August 13, 2018

Washington DC Fig & Olive Reception Dinner

Wedding reception dinner at Fig & Olive with Virginia Wedding Photographer Sarah Botta Photography

I love elopements! Don’t get me wrong, I absolutely love weddings as well but the intimacy of elopements is like no other. Elopements are so special because there isn’t as much pressure to plan all the little details and the most important thing is to simply get married. Shereen and Ty had an intimate Carlyle […]

August 8, 2018

Intimate Carlyle House Elopement

Old Town Alexandria Elopement at Carlyle House with Virginia wedding photographer Sarah Botta Photography

Bailey and Eugene said their vows in their intimate elopement in Old Town Alexandria on Friday with their closest immediate family. I absolutely love elopements because they aren’t stressful or rushed. Elopements are intimate and the couple can relish in the moment and the commitment they’re making to one another which is such a lovely […]

March 28, 2018

Intimate Elopement in Old Town Alexandria

Bride and Groom portraits at the Carlyle House in Old Town Alexandria by Virginia Wedding Photographer Sarah Botta Photography