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Jenny · Married on 07/03/2016
We were so lucky to find and have Asya as our engagement and wedding photographer! She and her team are such incredible and professional artists; I don't think our photos could have been more gorgeous and romantic. What we loved most was how great she was at capturing natural moments of the wedding and at the same time, was able to use the lighting and environment to her advantage. When we did our engagement and first look photos, she never asked us to make specific poses but rather would have us walk in areas with great lighting and colorful backdrops, which really made the photos elegant, fresh, and natural. Working with Asya has been a wonderful stress-free experience, which was great as a medical student juggling exams and wedding planning without a planner! Asya and her team were not only incredibly accommodating to what our vision was for our wedding was but were also so helpful in suggesting photo locations and wedding day schedule advice when I had no idea what I was doing. Not only were the photos themselves amazing all the other details of our wedding package were perfect as well. The photos were mailed to us in very cute USB drives, a selection of the best wedding photos were also printed and mailed to us stored in a cute box we like to keep on our living room coffee table, our wedding photo website was private, very well organized, and easy to look through, and the designed official wedding photo album we ordered was flawless!Sent on 11/05/2016
We also hired her videography team for our wedding and couldn't have been happier with the final product! They captured all the important, funny, and unique aspects of our wedding and I barely even noticed that the videographers were there for the whole day! Not only were all the best moments captured, but they were captured in a way similar to our photos and that is elegant natural, and fresh. We were so happy working with Asya and her team for photography and videography. We highly recommend her and her team to everyone! =D
Gwendolyn Petersen · Married on 06/22/2019
I am extremely happy we chose to work with Asya Photography. Our photographer was Grace and she was simply amazing to work with. I am a bit awkward in photos, not sure where to turn my head, what do I do with my hands? I make odd faces that are not necessary and often smile too hard. Amidst these set backs, Grace was able to get truly breathtaking photos of my husband and me. The angles she shot us at and the direction she gave made the photos turn out beautiful. I have never been more obsessed with looking at myself in a photo in my life.Sent on 08/09/2019
In addition to her talent with a camera, Grace was really easy to work with. She was super flexible on dates for our engagement photos and was extremely helpful on the day of the wedding with the timeline. We were even ahead of schedule!
Asya Photography also has videography services (5 star review to come soon) and working with them as a whole team was amazing. I have nothing but excellent things to say about Asya Photography and the quality of services and the final product. We are so happy we chose to work with Asya Photography and are so blessed that we had Grace as our main photographer.
Rachel Brooks · Married on 05/25/2019
EXTREMELY talented and super kind
We used Asya Photography for our wedding photos and video and we could not be more thrilled with how everything turned out. Not only did Asya put us at ease the entire day of the wedding, but she made sure to get every shot we wanted. Not a single candid moment was missed, and we will cherish these pictures/video forever!Sent on 07/25/2019
Keri · Married on 05/03/2019
From the moment we met with Grace we knew we wanted her to be our photographer.Sent on 06/12/2019
She is very approachable, professional, flexible and not to mention ridiculously talented. She also has a calmness about her that is so reassuring on what could be a stressful day. Working with Grace and Sam was such a pleasure. We let them take charge and they did not disappoint! They were so unobtrusive yet captured so many great moments throughout the day/night.
We just received our photos and we absolutely love them! I couldn’t have imagined more beautiful pictures. It was such a great experience from beginning to end and I can't recommend Asya Photography enough!
User7371465 · Recently married
Grace was absolutely amazing!! We gave her a rough idea of where we wanted to do our first look and bridal party pictures, and she ran with it and took us to a bunch of locations in the area for different backdrops. Grace also got some amazing shots of the details, and she provided us with the perfect amount of direction to get some really awesome portraits. What most excited me though, is that Grace understands how to light and position brides of color and it really showed in how perfect our pictures are. We knew the pictures were going to be great, but they really surpassed all of our expectations!Sent on 10/14/2018
Laura · Married on 08/12/2018
Asya photography are outstanding
From the moment we walked into the Philadelphia office, we loved Asya Photography. We spend a lot of time looking at photographers who had been to John James Audubon before. The pictures we found by Asya were stunning, and after talking to Bethany on the phone, we were convinced this was the photographer for us. We had already decided that an amazing photographer was one of our top priorities, and their price points fit right into our budget. When we met Bethany for our engagement shoot, we knew we had picked correctly. She made us feel incredibly comfortable and took gorgeous photos! We met Hieu at the wedding and he was just as wonderful! The two of them made sure that we got every shot on our list (and that they looked amazing!!), but more importantly, they both managed to capture the feeling of our wedding, magical moments, endless smiles, and romance. The reception photos are beyond amazing, and somehow they were able to get truly wonderful photos of the majority of our guests without being invasive in anyway.. We honestly cannot recommend them enough, and all of the photographers that work at Asya Photography. We can’t stop looking at our photos and remembering the precious moments that they captured. The whole ‘feel’ of our album truly captured our celebration better than we ever hoped. Bethany and Hieu, thank you, you are both incredible people who managed to capture the essence of our day.Sent on 11/04/2018
Katelyn · Married on 06/16/2018
Choosing a wedding photographer is really difficult.. especially when you're hiring someone from a distance, without being able to meet them in person! You're picking someone who you will trust to capture one of the most important days of your life.Sent on 07/15/2018
Luckily Asya Photography made that choice so much easier!! We knew from the first time we spoke to Grace on the phone that she was the person we wanted to photograph our wedding, and I'm so glad we made that decision. We just got our wedding photos back this week and they are seriously incredible. I can't stop looking at them. Not only that, but they look like US. They are silly and real but also gorgeous. I will be forever grateful to Grace, our second photographer Emily, and to Asya for capturing our wedding day so beautifully. THANK YOU!
Do yourself a favor and choose these wonderful women for your wedding day - you will not regret it!
Hilary · Married on 06/16/2018
I can't say enough good things about Asya! We loved Asya's portfolio as soon as we saw it because we really wanted our photos to capture the wedding experience, not only portraits of the two of us. She couldn't have done a more amazing job, and I can't stop looking at our photos! My husband and I were a little nervous about taking photos of just the two of us - we're a little awkward, goofy, and standing around staring into each others' eyes does not feel natural to us. Having Asya take our engagement and wedding photos was perfect. She was super patient, easygoing, and really good at giving us some direction. Her assistants were also incredible - so friendly and professional. I barely knew they were there during our ceremony and reception, and yet somehow they were able to get amazing photos of everything. I couldn't be happier that Asya and her team were there on our big day, and can't recommend her enough!Sent on 07/18/2018
Hannah · Married on 06/02/2018
We decided to go with Asya Photography for our wedding immediately after meeting our wonderful wedding photographer, Grace, for a consult. We couldn't be happier that we did.Sent on 07/06/2018
Grace provided us with everything you'd want in a wedding photographer---she is down to earth, approachable, calm, professional, thoughtful, and incredibly talented. Beyond that, Grace is flexible, adapts to any situation, and is super experienced. When (a lot) of rain was forecasted for our wedding day, Grace's confidence, optimism, and easy going attitude put everyone at ease during a high stress time. She was prepared with multiple plans for different weather outcomes, and adapted so quickly as we decided relatively last minute to have our photos taken outside. She was an expert at getting our crazy, overheated families and bridal party to take beautiful photos together :-) Working with Grace and her team was truly so easy, and such a joy.
Perhaps most importantly, we absolutely LOVE how our wedding photos turned out. They are beautiful, and Grace and her team captured us and our loved ones in such a gorgeous and honest way. I can't recommend Asya Photography enough---if you are looking for a wedding photographer, you've found your people! Highly recommend.
Kim · Married on 05/19/2018
Every time I start to write a review for Asya Photography, I start looking at our wedding photos again and get completely distracted! I'm so happy that we booked Asya Photography (specifically Grace Winter) for our wedding! I fell in love with Asya's work and saw that she photographed a colleague's wedding, and I knew immediately that I wasn't going to be booking anyone other than Asya and her team! The day of our wedding started off a little stressful since we all had a little bit too much fun the night before at the rehearsal dinner and were struggling to stick to our timeline. Grace showed up and worked with the other vendors to make sure I got back on schedule so I could have enough time to get all of the pictures that I wanted before the ceremony (we wanted to be able to knock out photos early and enjoy cocktail hour with our guests!). Grace was friendly, professional, knew what pictures we wanted and where, and managed to wrangle our rowdy group all day and capture beautiful photos! She was also really flexible and helped calm me down when our original plans had to change due to rain. We got our fill of the more formal/traditional photos that we wanted, but the pictures I love most are the natural, in-the-moment ones that truly capture our happiness throughout the day! We got married in Philly, and I wanted our photos to show the beauty of the city, and she absolutely nailed it! I am so thrilled that we chose Asya and her team and were lucky enough to have Grace document our day! I'll cherish our wedding photos forever!Sent on 10/06/2018
Emily · Married on 01/06/2018
If you're reading this review looking for a wedding photographer, stop looking now- you have found the best of the best of the best! My now-husband and I did incredibly extensive research before talking with any photographers, and fell in love with Asya and her team the moment we met! Even my father-in-law, a huge photography buff and serious collector, was immediately amazed by Asya's work and told us to hire the team before someone else booked our date or we would always regret it.Sent on 02/07/2018
From day one, Asya has been responsive, professional, warm and accommodating. We had an amazing day shooting our engagement photos and were blown away by how incredible they were when we received them only a week later!
Our team for the wedding was Grace, Sam, Emily and Dennis the videographer. Grace took extensive time to read over our schedule, discuss locations and ideas, help us with the formal portrait checklist and even checked in with us a few days before the wedding to see how we felt about taking outdoor photos in 4 degree weather.
On the day of the wedding, the team arrived ready to go, starting with detail photos of the dress, shoes and jewelry and keeping us on schedule to head out for the first look. They were so much fun despite the freezing cold weather that we subjected them to, and we had a blast taking photos. Grace kept us on schedule all evening and we barely even noticed that they were there, which was fabulous for candid shots. We just got our photos back last evening (ahead of schedule!) and are so incredibly stunned by the beauty of every single shot. The day goes by so fast and as the couple getting married, you miss so many of the little details, which Asya Photography captured exquisitely.
If there was ever a time to take advice from a stranger on the internet, this is it- book Asya and her team for your wedding date before someone else does! To Asya, Grace, Sam, Emily and Dennis- thank you from the very bottom of our hearts. Emily & Aaron R.
Simone · Married on 11/22/2017
We worked with Grace from Asya Photography and she was absolute perfection! My husband and I planned a quick elopement style wedding and Asya set me up with a 3 hour photo package with Grace. She was always quick to respond to any emails or texts. She made us feel so comfortable walking around taking pictures. She was fun to work with and super creative. She gave a us few sneak peek photos later that evening and we loved them! Can’t wait to see the rest! Thank you Grace!!Sent on 11/27/2017
Allison · Married on 11/04/2017
We had a fantastic time working with Grace for our wedding, and we couldn’t imagine any photographer being more perfect for us. She was incredibly professional, creative, and personable. Our wedding day wouldn’t have been the same without her. We wholeheartedly recommend Grace and Asya Photography.Sent on 11/15/2017
Sarah · Married on 10/07/2017
I had a really great experience with Jen and the associated team at Asya. They were very flexible given our unfortunately hectic schedules and lack or organization on our end. Plus the photos were beautiful! We absolutely loved them and can't look at them enough times. I highly recommend their services for anyone in the Philly area.Sent on 01/05/2018
Jessica · Married on 07/29/2017
Our photographer Jen from Asya Photography was the absolute best!! She was super organized and communicative leading up to the big day and set me completely at ease. She arrived on time the day of and just was a super star handling the bridal party, my other vendors, and all the other moving parts of the day. I felt like I had a day-of wedding planner as well as photographer with Jen. She kept the whole day moving and on time, wrangling our bridal party with such a great attitude and sense of fun! She kept everyone smiling while we took photos around Old City before the ceremony and then blended in so well with the crowd I hardly noticed her during the reception. The only exception being when she came to my rescue when she saw my bustle had broken and came over with a sewing kit to fix it herself. AMAZING! In addition to our experience with her on the day of, when we got our photos back we were blown away. So perfect and lovely and natural! I was so afraid of having overly staged or cheesy photos but these were the opposite full of beautiful candid moments. I highly highly recommend Jen and Asya Photography!!!Sent on 09/30/2017
Liz · Married on 04/29/2017
My husband and I just got married at the end of April, and we worked with Asya and her assistant Olya. I could not have asked for a better experience. When looking for photographers, someone had told me that selecting a photographer would be one of the biggest decisions because they are with you all day. When we initially went to meet with Asya, I knew right away I had to have her for my photographer! Her calming personality immediately made me feel at ease, and she has a confident professionalism that makes you feel like you are in the right hands. On the day of, she was with me all day and made me feel so comfortable. My husband and the groomsmen worked with Olya in the morning prior to meeting at the church and he also raved about how professional Olya was and how great she was to work with.Sent on 06/08/2017
I knew the photos would turn out well based on past work that Asya had done, but I was actually blown away by how perfect our photos were. We are OBSESSED with them. So many great moments captured that I didn't even know were happening, and the lighting was perfect and all of the them turned out so well! We received our website and the USB stick in advance of when she had promised them, as well as a beautiful wooden box containing her printed favorites.
There are a lot of photos to sift through, and that was my favorite part. That she had hand selected her favorites and put them in a folder in the online file and also printed them so that we could easily see a good mix from the day.
I have received so many compliments from friends and family about how our photos are so gorgeous.
Selecting Asya for our photographer was the best decision we made for our wedding! Asya and Olya are the best!!!
Robert · Married on 03/18/2017
We could not have asked for a better experience with a wedding photographer. We worked with two of Asya's photographer, Jen and Bethany, who took pictures for almost ten hours. They were wonderfully creative, thoughtful, kind, and easy to work with. We met Jen via Skype about eight months prior to our wedding. In the two months leading up to our wedding, we then received many emails to coordinate the flow of the day. They also worked with us to develop a detailed list of which portrait and group photos we wanted to guarantee to capture. Both photographers were incredibly flexible, and they worked with us to take pictures in a wide variety of different settings - indoors at the Racquet Club with the bride and groom's respective parties, eating brunch at a crowded restaurant, outdoors in various Old City neighborhoods, at a church in South Philly for the ceremony, on the trolley and in Rittenhouse Square with the wedding party, and back at the RC for the cocktail hour and reception. Throughout the entire day, Jenn and Bethany were flexible, communicative, engaging, and professional. They also had just the right amount of assertiveness - politely, yet firmly, guiding our family and guests through the portrait sessions to enhance efficiency. We received our wedding photo website with the edited website about 3-4 weeks after our wedding. We also received a USB stick with all the photos taken (edited and unedited) as well as a beautiful wooden box with printed copies of the edited photos. The quality of the photos is absolutely stunning, perfectly capturing the wonder of the day. The style of editing is bright, crisp, and fresh. When we look back at the photos together, we feel immediately transported. Thank you so much!Sent on 05/18/2017
Kelly · Married on 01/27/2017
Asya and I connected immediately when we met for an initial review of her work. I was very impressed with her portfolio and professionalism, but honestly nothing compared to the grace, organization, and thoughtful guidance she displayed on our actual day. She was SO helpful in "rallying the troops" to ensure we got all of the group shots we wanted with our family and friends. She took initiative with many "detail" photos that I never requested but am extremely thankful to now have. She also went out of her way to get me a smoothie after our first look shoot, because I was in need of hydration and fuel yet personally unprepared! Our photos are classic, candid and impeccable and all of my friends and family are so impressed with the outcome. We are SO happy to have worked with Asya and recommend her to all of our engaged friends!Sent on 01/25/2017
Gloria · Married on 12/03/2016
We can not say enough amazing things about Asya Photography, specifically Grace Winter. They were absolutely amazing to work with and Grace's finished products were beyond our expectations.Sent on 02/08/2017
Andrea · Married on 11/12/2016
Asya and her team were everything and more! I received my photos within a month and they are perfection. There is NOTHING negative to say about her or her team. She helped make our wedding day into a fairytale and I couldn't have asked for more.Sent on 01/25/2017
I'm referring her to all my friends who are getting married because Asya Photography is absolutely worth it.
phung · Married on 10/09/2016
My husband and I found Asya on WW along with 2 other choices. We visited all 3 choices, Asya being the 1st visit. Jen killed it. *applause* Her professionalism and leadership qualities sold me. The other 3 choices just weren't up to par. Jen and her crew made me feel "taken care of." At one point, my wedding party took snapshots of Zach on the ground taking photos of us! I repeat, ON THE GROUND. Hahaha! They took control of our family members too and goodness gracious, we needed that. The photos came back to us within 6 weeks and the video, right on time, just like asya said it would. We are both floored by the photos. MAGNIFICENT QUALITY. In 10 years, Gerry and I will be renewing our vows and guess who we're hiring again? Yes! Asya, pencil us in for 2026!Sent on 01/31/2017
Caitie · Married on 10/01/2016
We absolutely loved working with Grace & Haley from Asya Photography on our wedding day! They were extremely helpful throughout the planning process and awesome on our wedding day! We weren't sure whether it was going to rain or not and they had a backup plan that definitely helped us (me!) keep our stress levels to a minimum. The rain held off and our pictures turned out AMAZING! They truly captured the emotions and joy of the day and left us with pictures we will cherish forever! I would highly recommend using Asya & her team on your wedding day - they will not disappoint!Sent on 01/31/2017
Ellen · Married on 09/30/2016
My husband and I are so grateful to have had the opportunity to work with Asya and her team for our wedding day. We wanted to ensure that we found someone who would not only guide us through the photography process, but who would also take the time to get to know us and our vision for the day. Asya is incredibly talented, and her photos are absolutely beautiful and very genuine. she has a way of capturing the most intimate moments, without being at all intrusive. Some of our favorite photos captured, we didn't even realize were being taken. Asya and her team also made us feel very comfortable during our first look; we felt very much at ease working with them. The post wedding production of our digital photos, prints, and album were seamless. Our album is absolutely gorgeous and we could not be happier with our final photo edits.Sent on 07/31/2017
Asya really captured all of the love from our friends and family surrounding us on our wedding day. That is something we will always hold close to our hearts. Thank you so much Asya! - The Nowreys
Sarah · Married on 09/23/2016
I worked with Jen Woodruff as part of Asya Photography. She was wonderful throughout the whole process and made me super comfortable. The pictures were AMAZING and helped make our wedding the best day ever!!!Sent on 01/26/2017
Elizabeth · Married on 09/10/2016
Asya and Grace were fantastic to work with! We absolutely loved doing our engagement pictures and wedding pictures with Grace. Everyone still keeps talking about how beautiful the pictures came out and she captured every detail. I would highly recommend working with them!Sent on 01/25/2017