AMBER HATLEY

Wedding & lifestyle photography

Asheville, North Carolina

meet AMBER

Child of God, Wife, Mom to three wild personalities, wedding photographer and many things in between.

When I’m not photographing extraordinary couples, you can find me playing with my kids (yoga pants not optional), organizing our home, or sipping a smoothie at our favorite juice bar.

This is one of my favorite posts of the year! Behind the Scenes 2017! I’m a little late posting it because sickness took over our house like a monsoon for the last 9 days (but who’s counting?!)! I think we are all, thankfully, on the ups now. Sickness with a little one is no joke! […]

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Photographer Tips for Posing

When I look back on my journey with photography I realize just how much I have learned over the last 5 years — and how little I knew when I started — but we all start somewhere!! One of the characteristics that I believe truly sets a successful photographer apart is their ability to communicate with their clients!! Being a people person is just as important as being skilled with your camera. Seriously. If you are able to communicate, gain trust and provide confidence to your clients your images will be more authentic.

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3 Tips for Professional Headshots Athens Wedding Photographer As a Wedding Photographer in Athens GA I know the importance of professional headshots. A couple of weeks ago, Whitney from Whitewood Events asked if I could do some headshots for her and Elizabeth, her floral designer and associate planner. I was so excited she asked me and […]

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portraits by: Brittany Thomas Photography Athens GA Wedding Photographer, Printing Photographs I have to be honest when I say this blog post is for me as much as it is for you. Even as a professional wedding photographer I can let a year go by before I am printing photographs or creating an album to […]

For the Bride and Groom, Photographers

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So I have been contemplating about buying a new camera bag for about 5 months now.. yes, 5 months. I have reviewed and researched almost every camera bag out there and finally broke down and purchased the Kelly Moore Songbird bag. My previous camera bag was pretty lame and after a certain point, it really […]

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