Ashley Brown & partner Kristen Cook have been serving the Capital Region and beyond since 2007, and have since established themselves as one of the area’s most sought after child and family photographers. 2019 marks our 12th year providing local families, schools & businesses with quality portraiture that reflects our signature style... simple, clean, classic.


Our mission is to create and build unique, personal connections with children, families, and corporate clients that result in classic, modern portraiture to tell an untold story. At our core, we believe in supporting our community, and using our artistic passion to make a difference in the lives around us.

  • QUALITY | We believe in providing exceptional an exceptional level of quality, in both our images & our service, to each & every client. We strive to continuously improve our process & enhance our client centered experience by maintaining a mindset of “never good enough”.

  • CREATIVITY | We believe in constantly fostering our creativity & working with each client to create images that satisfy their visions. We aim to always look toward the future by sharpening our skills, refining our brand & embracing continuous learning & innovation.

  • POSITIVITY | We believe in approaching each session & challenges, as well as our team mentality, with a positive, forward thinking approach.

  • INTEGRITY | We believe in operating our business with authenticity, open communication, safety & honesty.

  • DEPENDABILITY | We believe that our clients (from families, to corporations, to everything in between) places a great degree of trust in us. Because of this trust, we are able to create lives doing what we love, and form long lasting, positive relationships. We aim to exceed their expectations and prove our reputation as a consistent, trustworthy, dependable company worth recommending to their friends & colleagues.

  • PHILANTHROPY | We believe in maintaining a charitable presence in our community by donating our time & talent whenever possible.


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Ashley & Kristen are a force to be reckoned with! They are creative, patient, punctual & original. They have captured my kids at every stage of life and more importantly captured their personalities. They both grow to be better with each passing year - they have new and exciting ideas that are executed flawlessly. I would recommend ABP to anyone & everyone! You will not be disappointed in their professionalism, quality of pictures and the experience from first booking, to wardrobe ideas to the day of the shoot.


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We attended one of Ashley Brown’s unportrait project sessions. I am blown away by the quality of photos we received. Ashley & Kristen captured my children’s personalities and the facial expressions that I see most often and love. They captured THEM, not a posed picture of them. We would absolutely recommend them!


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Year after year, Ashley takes the most amazing photos of my children. I travel 2 hours just to have her work with my kids. My daughter has Autism and is difficult to work with and doesn't smile on command, yet somehow Ashley always takes the most beautiful photos!


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Ashley Brown is the consummate professional. She never gets frazzled and you are provided with the most beautiful photographs you could imagine. After working with Ashley for more than six years, I now consider her part of my family. I can't recommend Ashley enough for all of your precious memories.


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Ashley & Kristen have been photographing our family for the past 3 years. Our home is filled with timeless photos of our children that I will cherish forever. The sessions are the perfect amount of time - not too long but just enough to get the perfect shots! We are so thankful that we found them when our first child was born. We love spending time with Ashley & Kristen and always have fun during the sessions! I highly recommend them!


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Ashley & Kristen take the most incredible photos. They are timeless and natural, pictures that will stand the test of time. They have been our photographers for 7 years and I cherish each and every image. I consistently have people ask me where I have such beautiful pictures taken, my answer is always the same! They are flexible,understanding and contentious, consistently provides the highest level of customer service and give back to the local community.


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Ashley Brown has been photographing my children for nearly nine years. She has consistently put them at ease and brought out their inner beauty, her work is timeless, and it's become permanent artwork in my home documenting various stages of my kids' development.