engagements

Hi! My name's Daniel Solomon Jackson, and it's great to have you here. Whether you're here to look at some beautiful images or just to get some encouragement, I hope I can be a provider for both. So kick up your feet and stay a while.

engagements

Madelynn & Aaron | First Landing State Park | Virgina Beach, VA

engagements

Even now as I sit down to write, I can’t help but smile. Madelynn and Aaron are just one of those couples that so perfectly balance each other. Madelynn’s constant stream of laughter and joy mixed with Aaron’s calm, contemplative demeanor. A relationship in harmony. She pulls him out of his shell, and he holds […]

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When I first met with Isabella and Andrew, I was outright amazed by the depth they share. As is my custom, one of the first questions I asked them was to describe a “flavor” they would use to describe their relationship. After pondering for a few moments, with full confidence, Andrew answered with one of […]

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Ever since I worked with Rebecca and Britt, something has been nagging at me… They reminded me of a couple, but I couldn’t quite lock down who I was thinking of. Then, when I woke up this morning, it hit me!!! Chip and Joanna Gaines! To be very clear, this is not a comparison I […]

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I want to start out by saying that Aaron, you did a purely magnificent job my friend. Madelynn had no idea that you were about to propose, and considering that she was watching at all times for any clue, your ability to control your excitement is even all the more amazing. You planned it all […]

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On a wonderful day back in 2017 I received a message from Andrew, where he excitedly told me about how he had just gotten engaged to “the most wonderful, beautiful woman,” (his first words about Abbie) and asked me if I’d consider working with them at their wedding. Of course, knowing what a fantastic guy he was […]

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When I started talking with Caitlin and Elliot about doing an anniversary session for them, I was ecstatic. What a great idea!!! Here was a chance to hang out once again with one of my couples. A team that I watched go from two people to one. And I am happy to say that the experience was even better than I imagined it might be. We had to run through my posing system again (a year does wonders to memory), but these two were just as fun to work with as the first times around. 

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