Bob Smolen’s legacy now lives on amongst the sea life in the pacific ocean off the beautiful Hawaiian coast of Oahu.  He wound’t have had it any other way and neither would the Smolen Family.  I have been documenting all events to our Hawaiian trip from the beginning to end (You can read about the first […]

March 22, 2015

Living Memorial Reef | Oahu, Hawaii | Personal


By the time this posts, I will be high above the clouds on my way to HAWAII!! Although I am beyond excited since I have never been, the 30 of us going carry a heavy heart, as this journey, ultimately came about to celebrate the life of a truly great man.  The plans began shortly after […]

February 6, 2015

We’re off to Hawaii!! | Personal | Desjar Photography


I went back and forth about writing this post because it is COMPLETELY different than Wedding Photography! Which is exactly one of the reasons I should post it because we ALL have a secret passion, something on our bucket list, something that maybe even your closest friends wouldn’t guess you’ve always wanted to do!  Well […]

January 22, 2015

Burlesque in NYC | Pink Chardonnays


Happy Holidays from our family to yours!! Cheers to an amazing 2014 and an even better 2015! We created our card from tinyprints, I highly recommend them, this is the second year I’ve used them! © Desjar Photography 2014 | Wedding and Portrait Photographer | Central VA and Destinations Worldwide

December 25, 2014

Happy Holidays from Desjar Photography


I cannot believe another year has flown by!! This year, for our Xmas cards, my boyfriend Robby and I wanted to make sure we included the whole family, Capone a 10 year old lab/pit mix, Leo the grey tabby cat, and Lance the bombay cat.  It was quite chaotic, but thanks to my friend Brittany’s […]

December 19, 2014

Desjar Family Photos | Christmas card 2014