Rebecca Watkins Photography
Where fine art meets wedding photography.


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The Honeymoon

Finally, the wedding photographer is married! Mike and I were married Alexandria, Virginia on October 10, 2015. (Two days before Mike's birthday. He has no excuse to ever miss our anniversary.) As a wedding gift, Mike gave me a Fuji x100t with the condition that it would be the ONLY camera I took on the honeymoon with us. At first, I was a bit nervous being locked into a 35mm equivalent focal length, but I was pleasantly surprised by the little guy! 
About a week after the wedding, he and I started our 2-week honeymoon adventure. We flew into London and spent 3 days in England. We spent two of those days in London and also did a day trip out to Cambridge and had a grand tour of several of the different colleges from our family friends who live there. After the 3 days, Mike and I took the train to France, rented a car, and spent 4 days traveling around Normandy. We traveled to Dieppe, Caen, Omaha Beach, Mont St. Michel, and Saint Malo. From there, we drove to Paris and stayed in Paris for a week. Mike lived in Paris when he was a kid, so he was able to give me a personalized tour of the city. Even after a week of being there, came home with a list of things to do for the next time we go! 

Below are a few favorites of mine from the honeymoon. (You'll probably notice I have a strange fascination with doors/doorways.)

Jade and Ryan- A Montego Bay, Jamaica Destination Wedding

Jade was one of my roommates at Elizabethtown College. She and I had a ton of fun living together in a cramped college dorm room. At the beginning of the fall semester of our junior year, she took me to her family's annual camping trip. Before going, she warned me to stay away from her brother's friends. They were "trouble." During the trip, she met Ryan... one of her brother's friends. The chemistry between them was instant. They started dating, and they have been together ever since. Years later, Jade and Ryan got married in Montego Bay, Jamaica at the Iberostar Resort! I was able to make the trip out there and photograph their gorgeous wedding.

Here are a few of my favorites from their wedding: