Intimate Wedding at San Luis Obispo

Megan + Austin first met when Megan stole his usual seat on the bus their freshman year of high school. You know, the unofficially “assigned” seating...

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This Halloween elopement editorial gave me allllll the spooky fall vibes I needed! Around this time last year, a TikTok trend blew up of people putting pumpkins over their heads and taking photos in the woods. I wanted to add my own twist on the trend, and messaged one of my favorite wedding hair and makeup artists around, Sierra. One of her many passions is SFX makeup so she took my little idea and sprinted with it to the finish line of this shoot!

September 22, 2022

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Erika and Kevin’s San Simeon engagement photos were nothing short of 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, […]

July 22, 2022

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In many places in the world, summer is the best season for a wedding. The days are longer, weather can be more mild, and many honeymoon destinations are in their prime season. In other places, like the Central Valley, summer weddings can bring high levels of heat and exhaustion. Additional planning is a must to […]

June 16, 2022

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Chelsea + Nathan’s Paso Robles Wedding at Villa San-Juliette Winery was one I won’t forget anytime soon. I’d been looking forward to this weekend since their engagement session at Shaver Lake, which was over a year ago! I remember watching them so at ease with one another and knew that they would be such a […]

May 21, 2022

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The Palace of Fine Arts is an absolutely breathtaking location for your engagement photos in San Francisco! Lynette and Eric’s San Francisco engagement photos were extra special to me because Eric is my brother-in-law! They met at a ministry event several years ago, and got back in touch at the beginning of the pandemic. Eric […]

May 8, 2022

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The idea behind this Yosemite elopement editorial came when I sent a local photographer, Karen Vargas, a message on Instagram. I told her “Let me know if you’re ever down to put together a little elopement editorial with me. Maybe in the mountains or something?” Needless to say, we decided on a boho vibe and […]

May 1, 2022

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Abigail + Ryan were married on a beautiful spring afternoon in an intimate wedding ceremony at Elite Event Venue in my lovely hometown of Fresno, California. Abigail + Ryan surrounded themselves with close family + friends during their intimate wedding ceremony. Once of their good friends officiated their ceremony, and the absolute joy of the […]

April 23, 2022

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Zahaira and Tanner’s Woodward Park wedding portraits look straight out of a fairytale, complete with a tiara and whimsical forest. Zahaira + Tanner began dating back in high school, but were both in the military and soon drifted apart. They reunited nine years later, and began dating again. They got engaged in the midst of […]

March 28, 2022

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Congratulations! If you’re here, you’re probably planning a wedding, about to start planning a wedding, or helping your friend plan their wedding. Either way, you may be in need of some wedding planning tips and resources. If your wedding planning experience was anything like mine it probably started like this: “Yay, we’re engaged! Can’t wait […]

March 11, 2022

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Mahmoud and Laila had their wedding celebration at Fresno Fields by Wedgewood earlier this month, and it was absolutely beautiful. When Mahmoud first reached out to me for his + Laila’s upcoming wedding, I was a little surprised. In the wedding industry, 99% of the time, it’s the bride reaching out to you. After hopping […]

March 5, 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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