We create modern romance stories

LUxury weddings & portraits
photographer based in washington dc

We believe that a good photographer’s work should impress people to the marrow of their bones, and give reign to their imagination. We want our customers to open the photo album many years after the photo session and plunge into the memories again, remembering every small detail of their lives at that time.

To reach this, we use the mix of styles: classic portraits, candid shots for real emotions and editorial style. 

timeless stories.

Relax and enjoy your day. We will do the rest.

Julia’s art is influenced by all things design, fashion, and travel around the globe. She exudes positivity, enjoys connecting with couples on a deeper level, and building trusted relationships. Julia is known for her attention to the small details, and her relationship-oriented approach to creating timeless and romantic images for her couples. She is guiding and making adjustments to the pose and highlighting the best features of the body, and makes couples feel truly comfortable in front of the camera.

photographer & traveller behind the camera

Meet Julia!



what our couples say

Love letters

Lucas L., groom

Julia was amazing! Our friend highly recommended her and now I can't say enough good words about her. Me and my fiancée aren’t what you’d call photogenic, lacking the ability to smile properly on camera, but Julia made it easy for us to actually smile and not fake it, and now we have hundreds of great photos with naturally happy faces. Thank you Julia for a wonderful engagement session in Washington DC!


what our couples say

Love letters

I HIGHLY recommend Julia Larina Photography! Julia did my wedding photography back on Oct. 7, 2022 and made it absolutely magical! She makes your day look like a fairy tale come true!!! She is an amazing artist and also extremely nice and personable! My husband and I loved working with her on our engagement photos as well as our wedding photos!

Becca & Brian

what our couples say

Love letters

Absolutely Magical

Julia did an exceptional job photographing our engagement photos and our wedding. She was a great comfort to have around on my wedding day. When I saw our final photos, I was like "Wow! She really listened to every detail of what we wanted!" I actually couldn't believe it! Her photos are obviously stunning!
It was really great to have someone not just take the typical formal portraits but really tell the story of our day through pictures. I would recommend Julia to everyone! Thank you, Julia!

Rebekah Johnson, bride

what our couples say

Love letters


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We approach each wedding with thoughtfulness and extensive preparation.

As this is an important part of the process, the number of bookings we take each year are limited.

2023 & 2024


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your timeless story together




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