Emily and Blake’s wedding at The Lace House has me swooning!  This historic venue, and it’s exquisite gardens, was breathtaking!  This sweet couple have been married for 15 years, but never got their big wedding.  Emily finally got the wedding of her dreams and their vow renewal brought us all to tears! Emily and Blake first […]

Cassie and Charlie’s Gingerbread Meeting House wedding was a dream!  These two are the sweetest people I’ve ever met and the wedding party was just as amazing!  Cassie chose a burgundy themed wedding and it was perfect for this setting!  Not to mention how stunning she looked in her lace gown! As Cassie started down […]

When Emily pitched the idea of doing her bridal session at the Columbia State House, I was ecstatic!  It was my first trip here and I was not disappointed!  This classy, yet edgy, bride had me squealing with excitement for every shot! Her burgundy suede boots and matching coat was nothing like I had ever […]

Lauren and Josh’s Gingerbread Meeting House wedding was amazing!  The burgundy and navy decor made every room pop and the lantern centerpieces were a perfect touch!  The reception seating was designed around hockey teams since Josh plays each weekend. The two shared the sweetest first look and Josh’s expression was priceless!  After a long embrace, […]

This bridal portrait session at The Laurel Room at High Vista was nothing short of magical!  Lauren wanted her session somewhere with mountain views and nice fall colors and this venue was the jackpot!  Her flowy dress was perfect for this setting and it even had pockets!  I was completely obsessed! Her cathedral veil was […]

It was the perfect fall day for a wedding at the historic 1812 Hitching Post.  Alex and Cody originally planned for an April wedding, but Covid had other plans.  Let me tell you, it was worth the wait!  The yellow farmhouse was the perfect backdrop for such a beautiful couple. Alex spent the afternoon getting […]

I am swooning over Savannah and Nick’s wedding at the Red Barn.  This rustic and chic style venue was perfect for their outdoor wedding.  Surrounded by rolling hills and old oak trees, I was in heaven! The dusty blues, whites, and fresh florals created a classic and romantic vibe.  Savannah’s flowy gown, with a crystal […]

I am certain that I wouldn’t have been able to shoot this rainy wedding with any other couple.  This was one of the most challenging weddings of my career, but Elizah and Colton made everything so easy and fun!  They are truly one of the most amazing couples I’ve ever had the pleasure of working […]

This Gingerbread Meeting House wedding was perfect in every single way!  The weather was fabulous, the decor was incredible, and the love was flowing all around.  Marybeth looked positively stunning in her lace gown and the wedding party was a dream to work with! They had the sweetest ceremony and the couple couldn’t keep their […]

If you’re tossing around the idea of whether or not you need to send out save the date cards for your wedding, the answer is YES!  Not only do they create excitement for your upcoming wedding, but it also ensures that your guests mark their calendar for the big day.  Not to mention, they’re so […]

HEY THERE!  I'M ASHLEY!

I'm a small-town, North Carolina wedding photographer, and a full-time spaghetti enthusiast!  If I'm not behind my camera or computer, you'll be able to find me at the barn with my horses or in the garden - I'm pretty sure that I'm a wannabe plant lady at heart!

The blog is here to not only showcase weddings and portraits, but also to be a resource for clients and other photographers. You'll find session and photography tips, style guides, and so much more!  If there's something specific you're interested in, shoot me a message - I'd love to hear all about it! 

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