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Erika + John’s Studio Engagement Photos Remember that time California got absolutely drenched in the middle of January with several storm fronts back-to-back? While the Central Coast certainly took most of California’s rainfall, that rare climatic event also forced Erika and John’s engagement photos indoors and into a beautiful Downtown Fresno studio. We had to […]

January 14, 2023

Pop the champagne! Call the parents! Facetime your soon-to-be Maid of Honor! You’re engaged! …but now what? Getting engaged is such an exciting time in a person’s life. It can feel like you’ve stepped right into your fairytale, your happily ever after. However, the time immediately following your engagement can often be a whirlwind. There’s […]

December 21, 2022

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Stephanie + Glenn’s Downtown Fresno Anniversary Photos Stephanie and Glenn’s Downtown Fresno anniversary session was special for soooo many reasons! It would take way too long to list all of them, so I condensed it down to 3 main points: Scroll to see some of my favorites from this Downtown Fresno Anniversary Session! I’m a […]

December 2, 2022

A winter wedding can be a great option for so many engaged couples! If you’ve visited the Central Valley, you probably aren’t a stranger to the sweltering summer heat that wilts flowers and melts your gorgeous makeup right off your face. It’s not surprising that summer tends to be a less popular time for weddings […]

December 1, 2022

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Jennifer + James Central Valley Engagement Photos You know when you meet someone and the connection is instant? That’s how it was for Jennifer and James. They met through a dating app, which neither of them thought would actually work. However, when they met in person it was clear that they were meant to be! […]

November 20, 2022

It’s time to warm yourself a mug of hot cocoa, light that crackling fire to get your living room extra toasty, and wrap yourself in a warm blanket to read about this snowy engagement session at Shaver Lake! Well, I suppose you could skip the cocoa and the crackling fire. I’m still a fan of […]

November 13, 2022

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Malia + Joshua’s Toca Madera Winery Wedding One of my favorite parts of being a Central California wedding photographer is to get to know my couples through the process of planning their wedding. I really enjoy getting to make recommendations, help them out during such a beautiful time, and become friends with them through the […]

November 11, 2022

Lynette + Eric’s Downtown Fresno Wedding Lynette + Eric braved the scorching Central Valley summer heat to have their dream Downtown Fresno wedding! How? Lots of shade, hundreds of water bottles, and an incredible crew to celebrate alongside them. (I’m not bias just because I happen to be married to one of the guys in […]

September 3, 2022

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Erika and Kevin’s San Simeon engagement photos were incredible! San Simeon is another one of my favorite locations for engagement photos – probably right behind Yosemite National Park and Santa Cruz. I spent several incredible day trips here through my early college years because it’s the perfect beach. It has the crisp, sandy shores and […]

July 22, 2022

Angie + Jose’s Central Valley Elopement You can’t tell by the photos, but Angie + Jose’s Central Valley elopement was on fire! Okay, not really. But the temperature was definitely up there! Their mountain elopement took place in the middle of July, which is the absolute hottest time of the year for the Central Valley. […]

July 15, 2022

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Fueled by equal parts lemonade and passion, I spend my days capturing the kinds of images that make you stop, smile and ask time to please slow down. Your story, your love, is beautiful and I can't wait to capture it in images you will treasure for years to come. 

I believe in real moments and heartfelt conversations on the front porch. In the kinds of images that remind you of the joy that can be found in the simplest of moments together. 

FRESNO WEDDING & PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER FOR PEOPLE WHO BELIEVES LOVE SHOULD ALWAYS BE CELEBRATED

I'm Ashley

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