"I can't say enough good things about Ashley! The newborn photos she did for our daughter were so amazing, even several months later, they are still our go to pictures to show of her. Ashley also radiated positivity and made the process super easy for us, which we were very appreciative of during a busy time. I would definitely recommend her to anyone looking for beautiful family photos! We can't wait to work with her again!"

"Ashley pours her heart and soul into every session she captures. Ashley has taken my maternity photos, she captured my baby's newborn photos when my baby was just 11 days old (she is truly a baby whisperer), she's taken our Christmas photos, and Ashley captured the most incredible images for my baby who recently turned one! As long as I am in the Charlottesville area, Ashley will be our photographer! I promise you, Ashley will go above and beyond what you could ever imagine for photographs of you, your babies, and your family!"

"Ashley was so wonderful to work with for our family pictures. We've worked with her for 3 years now and she's always so patient and accommodating of our EXTREMELY high energy toddlers. It can be a real challenge to get two young high energy boys ready for family pictures and somehow get them to smile and look cute on cue. Every time we've had our pictures taken, I always worry that our boys are a little too much or too all over the place to get a good shot. Somehow Ashley always manages to capture them at their best and make the whole experience look fun and effortless. As a mom of 4 herself, her ability to work with our boys is so natural and makes the whole experience feel painless. I'd definitely recommend her for your own family photography needs!"

"Ashley is amazing to work with and her work is incredible. We've shot newborn, 1 year, and our family photos with her for the past several years, and each time Ashley met us where we were to ensure a seamless, professional, and stress free process. We traveled from out of town to continue working with her even after leaving Charlotteville because our first shoot came out so well. Her beautiful photos fill our home and have brought so many smiles to our family and friends!"

"recommend her

to anyone..."

"so wonderful to work with."

"incredible work!"

"truly a baby whisperer"

I can't wait to work with you!

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Ashley McKinney is a maternity, newborn, baby and family photographer serving the Charlottesville, Virginia area including Richmond, Washington D.C., Lynchburg, Crozet, Ivy, Keswick, Harrisonburg, Culpeper, Lake Monticello, Staunton, Palmyra, Zion Crossroads and the surrounding areas.

charlottesville VA newborn & Baby Photographer