Katy and Zach are the most laid back, sweetest couple EVER! Between Katy’s smile and Zach’s laugh, it wad hard to tell who had the most fun during our engagement photos last summer in Richmond. You can view them HERE! They were originally going to get married in RVA, but a new job opportunity relocated […]

August 11, 2018

Raleigh NC Melrose Knitting Mill Wedding | Katy and Zach | Melissa Desjardins Photography


WOW, what a year it has been for Melissa Desjardins Photography!! I finally went through ALL my 2016 Weddings and put together a Best of 2016 post. It was so difficult, but I tried to just choose a few images from each wedding that really stood out to me. Some are just because of a […]

January 9, 2017

Best of 2016 Wedding Images | Melissa Desjardins Photography


Eric and Andrea are like family and when they (finally..heh) got engaged and told me that they wouldn’t have anyone else but me photograph their destination wedding in Punta Cana, I could not have felt more honored. I have known Eric since I was 13 because he has been my bothers’ best friend since they were in […]

June 7, 2016

Hard Rock Punta Cana Wedding | Destination Wedding Photographer


A destination wedding in St. Lucia! Even as I was shooting, what I was seeing through my lens didn’t seem real, the backdrop looked like something out of a painting.  It has been my dream to shoot more destination weddings and travel to these amazing locations around the world, and Emily + Chris made that […]

April 12, 2016

St. Lucia Destination Wedding Photos | Chris + Emily


This was one of the most unique, adventurous, and heart felt destination weddings I had ever had the pleasure of photographing … and it was in Nova Scotia!  Cory and Ailsa met while working on a film set in Vancouver.  Their friendship eventually turned into romance, which led to perhaps the true test to any relationship, […]

October 9, 2015

Bay Of Fundy, Nova Scotia Wedding Photos | Destination Wedding Photographer | Cory + Ailsa