National Cathedral Family Session | Dedons

John and I LOVED the time we got to spend with this special family at the National Cathedral. We hit it off and had the best time! They are so darn photogenic and we feel lucky to be a part of capturing their story! They so sweet and we look forward to more sessions to […]

August 25, 2019


Family Photoshoot at Bishop's Garden by DC based photographer Bethany Brasfield Kofmehl

Jefferson Memorial Family Session, Washington, DC | Jack is Three!

One of our favorite traditions is birthday sessions with our nieces and nephews! The kids look forward to number balloon and confetti balloons and we love capturing the age, year after year. This year we did a shoot at the Jefferson Memorial to celebrate Jack’s third birthday!! John and I had wedding portraits taken there, […]


April 12, 2019

Old Town Family Session, Alexandria, Virginia | Lucases

We had so much fun meeting up with our dear friends, the Lucas family in Old Town Alexandria! After postponing sessions twice for rain, we lucked out with perfect weather! It finally wasn’t raining and it wasn’t too hot or humid! We enjoyed catching up with our friends and had the best time with the […]

August 5, 2018


Family Photography in Alexandria, VA by Washington DC Photographer Bethany Kofmehl

Family in Washington, DC | Talia and Kate

We were thrilled to have our nieces and their parents visiting this week from Southeast Asia. They moved last year and, boy, have we missed them! When I met John, he was living with his brother, sister-in-law, and, at the time, his only niece Talia.┬áIn fact, the very first time we met was at their […]


July 25, 2018

Children's Portraits in Washington, DC by Kofmehl Photography

US Capitol Family Session, Washington, DC | Durands

We loved doing a family session with our sweet neighbors, the Durands. It is such an honor to be asked to photograph a photographer’s family! Although we offer to do sessions at other locations, behind the Capitol is an oldie, but goodie! It is my favorite location, so I’m happy to oblige! Thank you, Mary, […]

July 10, 2018


Mom and daughter photo at the Capitol with Washington DC Photographer Kofmehl Photography

Cherry Blossom Family Session, Washington, DC | Jack is Two

There is nothing like Springtime in Washington, DC! This is my eighth season here and the cherry blossoms still take my breath away every time! Although the trees along the tidal basin are magnificent, we much prefer the less crowded ones further out on the National Mall, at the National Arboretum, and at Kenwood, a […]


March 3, 2018

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