About the Artist: Ashley Blencoe
Ashley is a Southerner from Atlanta and obtained her degree in Photojournalism from the University of Georgia in 1998. After graduation, she began her career in Client Service at Ogilvy & Mather, a national advertising agency. Soon after, she became the Studio Manager for a celebrity wedding photojournalist. During her tenure, Ashley lead the studio's efforts in client service and production and also served as a second shooter at many high-profile events. One of Ashley's photographs was published as a full page in Town & Country Magazine in 2002.
In 2003, Ashley went full-time with Blencoe & Co Photographic Arts. She also worked as a Company Photographer for Missy McLamb Photographers in Raleigh, NC for several years. Now, 16 years after starting her own studio, Ashley works throughout the SouthEast for discerning clients who place a high value on the artistry of photography. Ashley accepts 10-15 weddings per year and typically documents 100+ various family sessions each year in addition to business, commercial and editorial photography.
Blencoe & Co. Photographic Arts is based in North Atlanta where Ashley operates a full-service private studio and also teaches Mamarazzi Photo Workshops, aimed at educating parents on their DSLRs in order to better document their families.
Ashley lives in North Atlanta with her husband, their two children and 3 dogs.