Abby Joy

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I am so happy to have you here! My name is Abby Joy and I am a Virginia wedding photographer specializing in capturing pure joy and love all while becoming friends with my clients.

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I have had the pleasure of photographing Michael and Kelly since their proposal last summer. We’ve done the proposal photos, the engagement photos, and now the wedding! We spent over 2.5 hours getting to know each other as we hiked through the Appalachian Trail for their engagement photos. By the time their wedding rolled around […]

The Mangialardi’s | Smithfield Plantation | Virginia Tech Wedding

This sweet family reached out to me soon after I moved to Lynchburg and they wanted to book for a specific date so that Heather’s mom could tag along for family photos. Since we had both just moved to the area, we were considering multiple different options for locations for their session. We came up […]

Ennis Family | Vaughan Greenhouse | Lynchburg, VA

This beautiful couple has been with me since their proposal in June of 2020 after Michael planned the most perfect night for their proposal at Paris Mountain Stables in Blacksburg, VA. Once Kelly & Michael began wedding planning, we could finally plan the engagement session of their dreams. Michael was familiar with this gorgeous spot […]

Kelly & Michael | Appalachian Trail Engagement | Blacksburg, VA

Once I began planning my styled shoots (Yes! I did two in one day!!), I knew two things; Where I wanted to do it and who I wanted to model for me! This sweet couple got married almost 3 years ago and they were one of my first ever weddings! So I knew it would […]

A Styled Shoot | The Eighty Four | Floyd, VA | Emily + Chris

When I first started dreaming of the future of my business, I knew things were going to be needed updating. I was prepared for this. I was not prepared for how much I’d fall in love with this new & improved brand. From the bright and beautiful editing, to the all new branding- I’m in […]

A Styled Shoot | The Eighty Four | Floyd, VA | Reva + Travis

Taylor + Bronson are officially married! This sweet couple said “I do” at a new venue in Elk Creek, VA and the gorgeous views and gorgeous couple did not disappoint. We had beautiful weather that gave us the most perfect lighting we could’ve asked for. From the couple’s “first touch” where they read letters from […]

Taylor + Bronson | Eagleview Event Center | Elk Creek, VA

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