Wife, mom of toddlers, sourdough lover, educator, podcaster, & believer.

Based in Mechanicsburg, PA

serving families and businesses across the East coast

That hug I give you when we first meet? Real. The joy I feel when documenting the most important moments of your life? Genuine. The passion I show for the work you do? Yep, that's real too.

You receive more than a gallery of beautiful photos when you work with me. You get the support of someone who sees your beauty and value. You gain confidence in your ability to launch or scale your business. You share an experience with someone who celebrates your ambitions and preserves your precious memories.

I'm the documentor of your story

I'm more than a

After the birth of my son, I fell in LOVE with birth, newborn and family photography.

2021 - i became a mama

After a couple years of becoming more confident in my skills, Ashley Kemmer Photography was born. While still working my full time job, I specialized in Wedding Photography.

2017 - started my business

My amazing husband, Nick purchased a $300 Canon Rebel for me as a gift. This was my very first DSLR!


my story


May of 2023 I left my corporate job and went full-time in my photography business! It was the best decision I ever made. 

2023 - Went full-time!

Whether it’s your first or third child, this moment is unique. Let’s capture it—the sleepy snuggles, the nursery details, and the love that envelops your growing family. Together, we’ll create timeless art that whispers, “Welcome home.”

- Lauren T

"The BEST PHOTOGRAPHER!! We did maternity, fresh 48, and newborn at home package!! She made us feel so comfortable, and the pictures were beyond amazing and she captured all the moments perfectly!! On top of everything she brought my Starbucks to the hospital, and made us sourdough loaf that was amazing!!"

- Lauren G

"So professional, sweet, and makes you feel comfortable! She was so patient when my newborn started getting fussy and my photos turned out beautiful. I will cherish them forever! Also, can we mention the sourdough and meal!? Highly recommend!"

- Tammy H

"Ashley is AMAZING! We’ve used her for our maternity and newborn photos. She does great work and made us feel comfortable during both shoots. She is so kind and you can tell she loves her work by the energy she radiates."

- Danielle A

"Ashley was so great to work with, you can tell she really loves what she does. We had an in-home newborn session, she was so patient with our 3 year old and took breaks when baby needed it. It was very relaxed and not rushed."