Amanda Wheatley Photography

Sarah & Lars Got Hitched!

So my first wedding of the season came and went, whew! It was a great day altogether with few hiccups and a fantastic assistant (Fred Perry). Fred and I acted as a tag team and tackled the wedding from every angle, Fred tailed Lars and I tailed Sarah. Sarah you were stunning! Sarah and Lars got married at St. John’s in Ellicott City, MD and then headed over to the Oakland Manor in.. Read More

Surprise 80th Birthday Party!

The summer has begun! My last day of work was May 27th which marked the start of a very busy summer. First stop: Guelph, Ontario where the entire Kennedy clan gathered to celebrate my Grama June turning 80! The weather was HOT, the food was plentiful, the mood was happy, and needless to say, Grama June was overwhelmingly surprised! It was wonderful to have everyone in attendance (this rarely happens) and it was.. Read More

May Madness

In honor of launching my new website, entering a new decade (I turned 30!), and it just being warm and summery out, Amanda Wheatley Photography is offering a 30% discount on all sessions booked in the month of May! Whether you have a major milestone coming up….. : baby : family : engagement : wedding : or you just want to kick back and make some memories with an awesomely fun portrait session,.. Read More

Photography Workshop

This past weekend in good old Charlottesville, Va, the weather decided to be awesome! Normally I would be ecstatic about this fact, the hot weather, cloudless sky, and bright sun (perfect for working on my tan), but instead I spent the weekend getting my chops up in a photography workshop. The workshop was good, the information helpful, but what I enjoyed most was getting to know some of my peers. There were seven.. Read More

country roads and a vintage bike

Rewind seven months, it was September, fall was setting in, and the company I work for had just made a new hire and it was a girl. I was less than pleased to say the least (I much prefer the low maintenance nature of the male species). However, I was quickly won over by said new hire and the natural order of the bullpen was swiftly restored. BJC, better known as Becca Jane.. Read More