Meet the Ashton Photography Owners!

Jim and Karen Pridemore have been photographers for over 20 years now having opened Ashton Photography 16 years ago. Their passion is preserving memories in beautiful portrait form. Jim and Karen’s dedication and talent are what keeps Ashton Photography a premier Portrait Studio.

“Smiles created, memories recorded, laughs shared as we move down life’s path but nothing more important than the lives touched while on the journey.”


Our newest addition to the team, Joe has been a graphic designer and photographer for nearly a decade. He has personally mentored photographers in growing their businesses and skills, and has a background from the corporate world where he was previously a creative director at an international company.

Joe is passionate about knowing all the trends so he can create the most Pinterest perfect portrait just for you to share with all of your friends. Ever see parents tied up by their kids with Christmas lights? Joe has. He even helped put duck tape on their mouths! Creating the most memorable and fun portrait is his passion, he just wants to see you with a smile on your face.