Eric Kelley is dedicated to capturing the world’s beauty through natural, ethereal, and painterly portraits that preserve moments in time and evoke deep emotions. As a father of three, a devoted husband, and a former college athlete at the University of Virginia with a degree in Fine Art Photography, Eric brings a unique blend of dedication, creativity, and discipline to his work.

Recognized as a leading top photographer by Harper’s Bazaar, Brides, and Martha Stewart Weddings, and named a rising star by Rangefinder Magazine, Eric’s work has been featured in numerous prestigious publications including Harper’s Bazaar, Martha Stewart, Brides, Over the Moon, Sports Illustrated, and the New York Times. He is also a published photographer for Nicole Burke of Gardenary.

Living on a conserved farm in the Blue Ridge Mountains with his wife, three children, two dogs, and a bunny, Eric’s passion for capturing relationships, art, and nurturing the beauty of life in the present moment is reflected in every project he undertakes.



My passion is to tell powerful stories through images on behalf of my clients, whether highlighting the splendor of the natural world or capturing intimate and precious moments between the most treasured relationships. My goal is to create timeless works of art that inspire and leave a lasting impact, making the world a warmer and more beautiful place one photograph at a time.