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Hey Friends! We wanted to share a few more details about us here at Angela Vaughns Photography, so we wrote an extended version of our “About Us” section. I’m Angela, (feel free to call me Angie), owner and lead photographer of Angela Vaughns Photography. My hubby Ishmael (Ish) and I live in Southern Maryland. We […]

About Us

Hi Friends! I can’t tell you the amount of times I have heard “I don’t have a reason for new portraits.” We recently received an inquiry from a gentlemen who wants us to photograph him and his friend throwing pies in each other’s faces. As we are chatting about his session, I asked him why […]


Hey Friends! Did you know that we provide each client with custom wall gallery options that feature the images from their session?  We love offering this service to our clients, and so far, our clients love being able to take home finished- ready to hang custom framed images that they can enjoy right away in […]


We had the pleasure of photographing this gorgeous family around the property of the Gaylord at the National Harbor in Fort Washington, Md. a couple of weeks ago.

Family Portraits

The name of our photography business is Angela Vaughns Photography, but I do not work alone. My hubby Ishmael works right alongside me. Not only does he attend all photo sessions, but he also answers emails, schedules appointments, makes phone calls, attends consultations and ordering appointments, helps with editing, makes kids and adults laugh, carries […]


Angela Vaughns Photography is excited to announce that we have been accepted into The National Association of Professional Child Photographers


We had so much fun photographing the beautiful mommy and daughter team of Olivia and Elyza for this fabulous Mommy & Me Session.

Family Portraits

Evident by the amount of yellow Mike is wearing and his insistence on an impromptu photoshoot to show off his new clothing line that represents Neter Gold, he lives by the saying, “Believe in yourself so much that others are forced to believe in you”. 


Hey guys! Here at Angela Vaughns Photography, if you aren’t ordering a ready to hang (framed, canvas, metal, or acrylic) print, your print choices are either mounted or matted. Let’s talk about what these types of prints are and the differences between the two.

Photography Tips

Teacher by day and an aspiring hairstylist by night, Ashley is one hard working woman. She is sweet as pie, and has a heart of gold. Ashley works with children with autism and truly cares about her students.