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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. 

Summer Jefferson Hotel Wedding Rachel and Mike’s summer Jefferson Hotel wedding was INCREDIBLE!  The venue itself is already so classic and beautiful, it was the best backdrop for such a special union.  Rachel and Mike live in the DC area.  I recently photographed their Georgetown engagement photos with their pup, Butter.  Unfortunately, Butter couldn’t make […]

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Summer Jefferson Hotel Wedding | Rachel + Mike

Jefferson Hotel Wedding

August 4, 2023

Another photographer reached out to me on instagram when I posted Will and Brooke’s Hollyfield Manor wedding sneak peek photos telling me how beautiful the photos were. The best response to that and to sum up their day was that everything was SO SEAMLESS. The weather? Perfect. The venue and planner? AMAZING! The couple? Super […]

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Classic Hollyfield Manor Wedding | Will & Brooke

June 28, 2023

Thank YOU I am so excited to announce that this business I started building 8 years ago is officially going to be my full time job!!!  I actually can’t believe it and am in shock that this is the year I’m finally announcing this! It’s been a long time coming for sure. I owe it […]

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Full Time Wedding & Portrait Photographer

June 23, 2023

Intimate Farm Wedding I was honored to take photos for Cris and Bekah’s intimate farm wedding in Warrenton, Virginia. Bekah and Cris live in California and planned the most beautiful, special celebration from across the country. A few years ago Bekah’s parents moved to a farm property in Warrenton and it was the perfect backdrop […]

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Intimate Warrenton Farm Wedding | Bekah + Cris

June 13, 2023

Special Connection I’m so excited to share this incredible, intimate Virginia House wedding with you today!! I had a special connection to this wedding because not only do Chelsea and I have a mutual friend, but Chelsea clocked into work on the Labor & delivery unit at St. Mary’s about 10 minutes after Annie was […]

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Intimate Virginia House Wedding | Kane & Chelsea

June 5, 2023

Richmond Commonwealth Club Ellie and Gray got married at the beautiful Richmond Commonwealth Club.  The forecast was not looking promising all week leading up to Saturday but miraculously we got lucky and had pockets of time to get portraits outside.  This wedding was extra special to me because I photographed their rehearsal dinner the night […]

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Richmond Commonwealth Club Wedding | Ellie & Gray

May 27, 2023

Rainy Charlottesville Wool Factory Wedding Leading up to Annie and Adam’s wedding day, I was obsessively checking the weather and finally decided that it was going to rain all day long and we’d make beautiful portraits inside. You can imagine my surprise when the forecast changed literally 30 minutes after I arrived at The Wool […]

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Charlottesville Wool Factory Wedding | Annie + Adam

May 3, 2023

Spring at Keswick Vineyard You may think you shouldn’t get married at a vineyard when the vines aren’t in full bloom, but I’m here to tell you it is just as beautiful!! When I showed up in early April to Keswick, I found so many great spots to take photos- truly one of the my […]

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Spring Keswick Vineyard Wedding | Kacie & James

April 20, 2023

My favorite post to do all year long!!!!! This is the 7th annual superlatives post and it was so hard to narrow these down. I’m so so so thankful for every couple that trusts me with such a huge part of their wedding day. I don’t take this job lightly and each of these weddings […]

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2022 Bride and Groom Superlatives

January 4, 2023