Storytelling as our currency to connect. Inspired by love, I capture those special moments that celebrate families, couples, newborns & kids.

The result: divine heirloom wall prints that last a lifetime, delivered to your door.

 

Hello! My name is Ashley, and I love my life!  I am truly blessed to be doing what I do and I want to share that with you.  Since I was 14, I knew photography was my calling. Two decades later I can honestly say my love and passion for photography has grown tenfold. Photography takes me around the world, and I learn and grow from it almost everyday.  Photography has allowed me to connect, be creative, and spread love along the way. It has also allowed me to encourage people to be comfortable in their own skin and promote ones self in their truest light. That’s my dream come true.  

I capture all types of photography from 50+ person campaigns to newborn babies.  Above all, I just love working with great people.  People that want to remember these moments, their loved ones, forever.

Eight years ago my moms home went up in flames. Sad, of course but I saw it as an opportunity for the community to come together, show compassion and redefine what’s important to us. Money can buy almost everything that was lost, with the exception of our family photos from the days before digital. we didn’t know how important those photos actually were to us, until they were gone. The silver lining was we are so blessed to have taken the time to enjoy those moments to begin with! Documenting them was the icing on the cake. so we used it to come together more often and capture new memories! What a gift it is to enjoy the company of those we love. i would love to help facilitate that - with you!

My business is very boutique. i love quality things and time and appreciate clients that share those values. You're most cherished moments and loved ones deserve a spot on your walls that you want to look at. I am here to make that happen, in a fun, stress-free manner. Let me do the work that will bring you joy with fewer decisions and time on your shoulders. From choosing your location & styling, to delivering your heirloom custom wall prints to your door, i am here to walk you through every step and see that it gets done… with love.

All photography provided by ASHLEY BARKER

 
“I couldn’t have asked for a better photographer for our special day. Not only did she make us all super comfortable, she captured moments that we couldn’t have staged; and those were the most magical memories of all. Looking back (and on the day of) I’m still so impressed with her ability to schedule it all in. She was with us from wake up until the last song and was able to capture the girl’s day as well as the boy’s day effortlessly. Ashley coordinated the “first look” and knew exactly the vision we were trying to capture. I’m honestly so thrilled with her work that it makes me want to do my wedding all over again every time I look at the pictures.”
- Ginny
Ashley...we are on repeat looking at the magic you captured from our wedding day. I was a bit nervous to get my photos taken - I wasn’t really sure what I wanted. I just knew I wanted something natural - something that was us, something timeless, and you knocked it outta the park. You put everyone, including me at ease and captured the candid moments, the smiles, and man the sunset! Thank you for joining us in Mexico, our pictures are full of so much joy and love....and dancing, they capture the day perfectly!

From our hearts, we thank you. - Kristy

Nothing gets me more excited than story telling through unobtrusive documentary, creatively photographing how it is.  It is such magic to give one moment in time the opportunity to live on forever.

People, and their natural beauty, is my passion, my love. 

 

 

“Where there is love there is life.”  – Mahatma Gandhi