We were hired to photograph a private event at Poplar Forest, Thomas Jefferson’s vacation home. This time, both Thomas Jefferson and Patrick Henry made appearances–here, they’re enjoying a brief moment of private conversation, overlooking the grounds:
We were hired to photograph the guests during the cocktail hour, and despite a threat of rain, it proved to be a lovely evening. Here are a few favorites:
One of the key points of the evening was celebrating the completion of a wheelchair lift made possible by donations; previously, the historic, octagonal home was not accessible by wheelchair, so obviously this is a landmark addition that will finally allow the elderly and disabled persons to fully enjoy the property.