I'm Abby Joy

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. Because when it comes to photography...

I capture all the joyful and beautiful moments so that you have a forever keepsake of your love story. I am so excited you are here and I’d love to get the planning started for your perfect gallery!

my heart happy

Your friend-tographer

more happiness

what makes

Chick Fil A nuggets with a large Diet Coke

Target runs with a Venti Cold Brew!

Smiles and laughter are the key to happiness! When you're with me, be ready to smile!!!

The mountains! I hope to never leave the mountains, which is why when you ask for location recommendations, I’ll always have a plan so we can get the beautiful mountains showing! 

Becoming friends with my clients- this is my job, but it is the most rewarding job I could ever ask for. All of my clients become my closest friends and I am forever grateful for that! 


I'm not a                  photog,
I'm a            photog!


“We are always so awkward when it comes to being photographed but ABBY MADE ME FEEL SO BEAUTIFUL. the entire experience amazing and unforgettable. Abby deserves a million likes. I will be recommending her to EVERYONE.”

Ever feel awkward in front of the camera?

The Abby Joy Wedding Experience

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I am just a text or phone call away to answer any questions you might have, whether it be timeline help or just a simple outfit question the day before your session. 

from start to forever

Don't worry! I'm here for you from day one of booked until the end of time! After our time together, it won't end there- I'm a friend for a lifetime! I hope to work together for all your future milestones! 

Instant best friend

I will be your biggest cheerleader on your wedding day! I have this really awesome habit of telling you how gorgeous you look 5000 times on your wedding day (I'm not sorry). I'll also make sure your timeline flows throughout your wedding, keeping us as on time as humanly possible. Calm, cool, and collected. 

all the pictures

At the end of your experience, you can expect a gallery full of portraits, expertly and artistically loved on and edited in a way that reflects your love story, and that you will love and cherish forever! 

experience matters

You deserve a professional and confident photographer who knows what she is doing when it comes to providing you the most professional and seamless experience. I'm here to give that to you!

available day and night

I'll be there  

for you!

love should look like smiles

love is encouraging

in loving and caring for all my clients

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