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Hi there, I’m Ashley Edmunds and I photograph weddings all over the world but my heart is in Virginia.
I grew up in Richmond, lived in the heart of Shenandoah for 7 years, and then found my way back to Richmond. Once you get to know me, you’ll see I’m a little Richmond obsessed. I can help you find the best restaurant, park, or brewery for any part of this wonderful city. I love photographing weddings here at home, in Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, DC, and beyond! When I’m not photographing weddings I’m most likely chasing River, my yellow lab trying to get a shoe out of his mouth, teaching my high school kiddos, or traveling with my amazing fiance Craig. 

I have been waiting to share this wedding for 2 years now!!! Lora and Ethan had planned to get married last May but ended up postponing it until April 24th of this year.  Their venue plans had to change ONE MONTH before the big day and somehow everything was SO PERFECT.  They decided to have […]

Weddings

Bolling Haxall House Richmond Wedding | Lora & Ethan

May 6, 2021

This post is so exciting for me to write because baby girl Yamamoto is almost here!!! She is going to be such a lucky little girl to have Avanti and Dice as parents.  Avanti and I both started working at Atlee at the same time.  I still remember my very first day at Atlee, I […]

Weddings

Maymont Maternity Session | Baby Yamamoto

April 27, 2021

I am so excited to share baby Daniel’s newborn shoot with you all.  David and Christina are so special to me.  They hired me back in 2017 to photograph their wedding and I have been able to photograph so many milestones in their life since then.  Daniel was born on April 2nd and was only […]

Family Portraits

Richmond Newborn | Baby Daniel

April 19, 2021

I am so excited to share with you Rachel and Vince’s beautiful March wedding!  Something was in the air when I arrived at Seven Springs Farm on March 27th.  It was a beautiful day and everyone was genuinely so excited to be together.  It’s been so long since we could gather and now with vaccines […]

Weddings

Seven Springs Farm Wedding | Rachel & Vince

April 15, 2021

I am SO excited to share about Powell and Cheryl’s River Farm wedding last Fall.  Powell and Cheryl had to cut their guest list to immediate family only because of pandemic restrictions but you would have never known it being at their wedding.  The day was filled with so much joy and so much celebration.  […]

Weddings

Fall River Farm Intimate Wedding | Powell & Cheryl

March 11, 2021

Finally I get a voice on this thing! My name is River or if you’re my mom it’s Rivy Tivy and if you’re my dad it’s RivMan but I prefer River. My parents have talked about how bad of a year 2020 was but I think it was the best year ever!!! Apparently, they used […]

Personal

Guest Post |River’s 1st Birthday

February 28, 2021

Jaime and Bryant were another one of my special pandemic couples!! They got married on October 17th, 2020 at The Granary at Valley Pike on a beautiful day. They cut down their guest list significantly and took precautions to keep guests safe but at the end of the day, they got married!! Bryant and Jaime […]

Weddings

The Granary at Valley Pike Wedding | Jaime & Bryant

February 24, 2021

I had my website under construction last Fall so I couldn’t share some of my favorite weddings ever!  Over the next few weeks, I’ll be sharing my 2020 Fall weddings here on the blog.  Patrick and Becky are up first and they are AMAZING.  These two were supposed to get married in May of 2020 […]

Weddings

Boathouse at Sunday Park Wedding | Patrick & Becky

February 22, 2021

This post was not easy to write!  What a strange time we live in, right?!  As a professional wedding vendor and bride-to-be during COVID, I thought I’d share some tips to decide what to do if it looks like your wedding date is going to be affected by the pandemic. So first things first, you […]

Personal, Weddings

Calling all COVID couples!

February 16, 2021

I feel like I start every engagement session blog post saying this but I really can’t wait for this wedding!! Michele and I have worked together at Atlee for the past 3 years and don’t let a good happy hour, concert, or festival pass us by. Tim is a firefighter in Northern, Virginia and joins […]

Engagement

Tim + Michele | Engaged

February 7, 2021

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