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Hello, and welcome to the Vinluan Photography Blog! I'm Jennifer, and my husband Jake and I are a wedding photography team based in Virginia Beach, Virginia. We hope you grab a drink and enjoy viewing our latest work, browsing our resources for brides, and getting a little peek into our life!  We are so grateful you are taking the time to stop by and we hope our paths cross in the near future!


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September 19, 2017

We’ve got another gorgeous wedding for you today!! I fell in love with Hunter and Abigail and their dog, Molly during their engagement session which was at First Landing State Park and we’d been counting down the days until their wedding ever since. They are two of the sweetest, most thoughtful people, and they are so much […]

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September 12, 2017

Alex and Morgan!!! Where do I start? Jake & I have been looking forward to Alex and Morgan’s wedding all summer; for so many reasons!  And after this past Saturday, we know it’s one we will seriously never forget!  Everything was so perfect about their day.  The weather was perfect, the skies were gorgeously blue […]

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September 6, 2017

What an incredible double header wedding weekend we had.  We spent Saturday at the Virginia Zoo in Norfolk and Sunday at the Cousiac Manor up toward Richmond with just enough time in between to charge all our batteries and hit the road. I had never met Rane and Victoria in person until Sunday.   When […]

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September 5, 2017

I walked into a beautiful condo in central Virginia Beach where sweet Ariana greeted me at the door.  After meeting a few of her ladies she excitedly showed me around the beautiful house where I would begin working.  This particular Saturday was a gloomy one! Outside there was a very thick layered cloud with drizzles […]

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August 18, 2017

If you have ever met Wendy you will fall in love with her!  She smiles and literally everything lights up.  You can’t help but smile too!  Listening to her beautiful bridesmaids talk about her sounded about the same!  “She is able to be a mother, an employee an almost wife and still be an incredible […]

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August 11, 2017

Carl & Lauren are married; for almost a week now!  How does it feel guys?  We met Lauren at one of the local Show Bride wedding shows.  I remember her very specifically.  When she opened her mouth to speak our good friend Meghan came to mind.  I swear I thought Meghan was standing in front […]

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July 21, 2017

Oh my goodness, guys! You are in for such a treat, today! Right in the middle of wedding season, we got the opportunity to photograph this short ceremony on the beach for just an hour.  Vlad & Anna, both from the Ukraine, had their most perfect ceremony on the shores of our beautiful Virginia Beach. […]

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July 13, 2017

Just a day before we moved to our new house and said goodbye to our old house for the very last time, we had the privilege of photographing Nate and Allie’s Richmond University Wedding. On such a big weekend for us personally (with the move) it was so refreshing professionally to get to serve such sweet, fun-loving […]

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June 23, 2017

We have a confession to make… we’ve been keeping these images from you guys for a long time. Since the beginning of June, in fact! This wedding is such a fun modern twist on the most timeless look of all: a classic black and white wedding, and we just loved photographing something so different!  Tim & Nikita chose […]

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June 14, 2017

Throughout each part of Robert & Deborah’s day, one thing was so apparent: their overflowing love for each other, and their family and friends, too. Deborah made it such a point to be sure we captured all the small children because of their importance to her and Robert. Their vows and exchanging of rings had everyone smiling […]






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