Emily Hancock Photography is based in Forest, Virginia. We serve couples here in Virginia, our favorite place on earth -Charleston, SC, and are available for travel. Learn more about the services we offer below.

We take timeless, personal, elegant photographs you'll treasure forever.


Whether you are under the beautiful Spanish Moss in Charleston, South Carolina, at one of our many beautiful venues here in Virginia, or at one of our dream destinations, we are along for the journey! We book a limited number of weddings to give you the best experience & a final gallery you can be proud to share for years to come!


Virginia based but traveling anywhere


"We're both camera shy but they made us feel right at home and perfectly captured our special day."

Taylor & Abby

Our specialty is capturing your big celebration with your closest friends & family no matter where you decide to say I Do!

We are now offering mini sessions a few times a year  & lifestyle sessions to capture different celebrations of life. Whether it's an Anniversary, Maternity, Family, Senior, Surprise Proposal, etc. we are here for it!




"I loved every second of working with them. And they were so patient and incredible with our crazy dogs (and us)."

Josh & Kaitlyn

Are you looking for course filming, headshots, branding photos, marketing videos, highlight videos, etc? James and I love serving our fellow creatives through James' business! Please check out our services over on that page and inquire with James!

our fellow creatives

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We have a list of locations & venues we've always wanted to photograph- for weddings and engagement sessions. We would love the opportunity to spoil you with an epic e-session or destination wedding experience! If you take us on an adventure to capture your story we may just have a special deal for ya! Our passports & bags are ready, let's start planning all the things!!!
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"From our first FaceTime, to our engagement session, to our wedding, Emily and James were such a blessing in every way!"

Jacob & Savannah

We'd love to hear from you! Please fill out the form below or send a note directly to us at: emily@emilyhancockphotography.com


Currently booking
2023-2025 dates!

Like what you see?

We would love the opportunity to stand by your side on one the greatest days of your life! I can't wait to be your biggest hype woman & celebrate this amazing season of life with you!

allow Us to  capture Your Love Story.

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