beach Archives - Ashley Durham Photography | Colorado Intimate Wedding and Family Photographer
family photos at the horton house ruins

Feb 26

Sunrise is early, even for us adults. But to get kiddos up, dressed, fed and happy that early? It’s nothing short of a miracle and yet Quinn and Catherine made it look super easy with their two boys, Niels and Peter. We met up for their family session on Jekyll Island in January just a […]


sunrise family session on driftwood beach on jekyll island

Jan 27

Growing up in Southern California, I always loved going to the beach as a kid but was never really a ‘beach person’ so to speak. I’ve always been drawn to mountains and colder temperatures, so you can imagine my surprise at falling in love with a beach! Driftwood Beach on Jekyll Island has quickly become […]


family session at driftwood beach on jekyll island georgia

Nov 4

Ever since we moved to Georgia earlier this summer, I’ve been itching to photograph a family session at Driftwood Beach. I’d seen photos of it online and on social media, and it looked like such an incredible spot to have a Jekyll Island family session. So when Marian asked for me to head up to […]


Surf and Sand Resort Wedding in Laguna Beach

May 23

Oh friends are y’all in for a treat, today!! We had been looking forward to Eli and Emma’s Surf and Sand Resort wedding in Laguna Beach for nearly a year now. I remember when we had our first Skype date with them, chatting about their plans and they told us about their venue, and we wanted […]


crescent bay engagement session

Mar 1

This past weekend we got to go hang out with two of the raddest people ever. We showed up to Jason + Marissa’s Crescent Bay engagement session in Laguna Beach, and there they were – hanging out with their toes in the sands, waving at us with the biggest smiles on their faces, with a […]


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Dec 17

When you hear things like “beach winter engagement session” – it’s totally not the norm, unless you live in Southern California!! Since Emma + Eli grew up by the beach and live in nearby Costa Mesa, it absolutely made sense for them to ask us to come down to Laguna Beach to do their engagement session! What was […]


oceanside family photos, beach family photos, family pictures at the beach, california beach family photos

Oct 27

We have known Brady, Heather + their family for years now. In fact – theirs was the last wedding Ashley shot before Randy officially joined the team! But their family has become dear friends of ours, and when Heather told us they were coming to visit California while the kids were on fall break (yet another […]