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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. 

This is going to be a loooong post but one that I am SO excited about!! Believe it or not, this trip came to be on December 26th, 2020. Craig and I were feeling the Christmas blues and he kept asking me what I wanted to do for my 30th birthday coming up. I told […]

Personal, Travel

Sedona, Arizona

January 24, 2021

My favorite blog post of the whole entire year!!!! This is my 5th annual bride and groom superlatives and I am SO excited to share and brag on all of my 2020 brides and grooms. Most of these couples had to make significant changes to their wedding day and did it with such grace. 2020 […]

Personal, Weddings

2020 Bride and Groom Superlatives

January 4, 2021

This was my second wedding I’ve ever photographed at the bride and groom’s home. There is something SO special about getting married at your own home. You will be able to revisit the exact spot you got married everyday. Honestly, I’m a tad jealous! This wedding did not happen without heartache and tribulation though. Mills […]

Weddings

Richmond Home Wedding | Mills & Mary

December 28, 2020

Today I’m going to share 5 tips for brides to help you prepare for your engagement session!! These tips come from working in the industry for over 6 years, photographing close to 50 engagement sessions, and taking my own engagement photos with Corrin Jasinski Photography this past July. Schedule your hair and make-up trial for […]

Engagement, Personal

5 Tips for your Engagement Session

December 16, 2020

I am SO excited to share about Rachel and Vinny and their relationship!! Rachel and Vinny have been dating for over 4 years and that includes a lot of long distance dating!! In fact, Rachel was overseas for almost a whole year until COVID happened!  They both recently moved to Richmond (shoutout to the best […]

Engagement

Seven Springs Engagement Session | Rachel & Vinny

December 13, 2020

My first wedding I get to share on my brand new website!! I have lots of weddings from 2020, I will be sharing soon but today I am so excited to introduce you to Matt and Erica.  Erica and I have worked together at Atlee now for 5 years!! She is such an encourager at […]

Weddings

The Boathouse Richmond, Virginia Winter Wedding | Matt & Erica

December 7, 2020

So funny story- I thought we were doing anniversary photos of Sarah and Cameron at their house. So when I pulled up to the address they gave me, I was SHOCKED. This has been a staple house in Mechanicsville ever since I was little. It’s a gorgeous white house surrounded by fields and a white […]

Engagement, Family Portraits

Mechanicsville Anniversary Session | Cameron & Sarah

November 20, 2020

I have SO many sessions to post to catch you guys up on my busy Fall but I’m going to post my most recent session first! This past weekend, I met Becca and Joseph in downtown Ashland for their engagement session!! We had so much fun walking around the train stain and Randolph Macon campus. […]

Engagement

Ashland, Virginia Engagement Session | Joseph & Becca

November 18, 2020

Today is launch day and I’m SO happy you are here!!!  This website honestly has felt like the my baby the past few months.  A LOT goes into building a new website.  I will be releasing a blog post later this week with steps to help anyone else that wants to go through this process.  […]

Personal

Website Launch | Ashley Edmunds Photography

November 16, 2020

Today’s post is a personal topic that I’ve gotten a ton of questions about lately!! I thought I’d do a blog post about it to answer some questions, help my brides that are currently dress shopping during the pandemic, and to have this experience documented for me to look back on one day!! I am […]

Personal

Wedding Dress Shopping during a Pandemic

August 20, 2020

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