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"It's better to die laughing than to live each moment in fear."
-Michael Crichton

Dreams have only one owner at a time. That's why dreamers are lonely.
-Erma Bombeck

"Dreams are real while they last. Can we say more of life?
-Havelock Ellis

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?”
― Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling


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Olympus by TantawiPhotoshop Stamp by mushirArtists 6: Waterhouse by MetadreamI like romanticism by CountessMorticiaInstagram Stamp by Jenop12Vintage Stamp by Xipako
mermaid -- stamp by lynseaDisney Stamp - TLM 006 by hanaktRed Heads by AGDemiGodCat Stamp by mysteria-dlPredict Future by cfosgateI want this butterfly by L3xil3in
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"Gypsy Tendencies," featured on fashionising.com


View it on Fashionising here: www.fashionising.com/pictures/…


On the last day of 2013, kamakebelieve and I got together for a little bit of a road trip.  From a wedding portrait session for a bride and groom, we came across a really wonderful location that seemed much more exciting than our usual Florida locations!  A giant hill and a little country road seemed like the perfect background for a shoot.  We had even bigger dreams to go even farther out into the countryside, but since since some of our party had to get home earlier, we "settled" for the hill location.  We didn't have a solid idea together of what we were going to do with styling, so I told Kaylin that I would just bring a big suitcase of vintage from my closet, and I told Kaylin to bring her vintage Doc Martens, since I could envision soft styling with the grunginess of the softer vintage clothes I had.  She also brought two petticoats, one of them mine, that she had used on a shoot a few days beforehand.  Going in my closet, I remembered the two Gunne Sax dresses that I had bought on my California trip, and since there were two, they seemed like the perfect thing to bring.  I had also bought some little bralettes from Forever 21 a few weeks beforehand for shoots, so those went in the suitcase too.  While shooting, neither of us had solid ideas in mind of what we wanted to achieve, we were just going out to have fun! We joke that Emily and Brooke are our muses, but really it's pretty true!  I've worked with Brooke a lot, and Kaylin has worked with Emily a lot.  So, all together, we were kind of a dream team of sorts! The word that kept playing through my mind when shooting that day was freedom, both in a conceptual sense and also in a sense that I felt like I was finally shooting what I had been craving! When our final stop for the day was an abandoned house, the story started clicking together in my mind.  The house shots had a sadness to them and a longing for something new, so they became the beginning of the series, and the other two sets were about the girls' escape from their home into the beautiful countryside! The overcast weather made for perfect soft and consistent lighting throughout the day, and all of us had so much fun working together that it was definitely a hit! Since I had so many cute outtakes and behind the scenes from the day, I figured I would limit the actual photos from the shoot in this post and show off those instead! So, I won't put the whole series in this post, but feel free to find them in my gallery and see them all! 

Duality by Queen-Kitty Nothing But Ghosts, Longing For Our Freedom by Queen-Kitty
My Mind's in the Sky by Queen-Kitty
Windswept by Queen-Kitty Sister's Bond by Queen-Kitty
Freedom by Queen-Kitty Like the Birds, I'll Fly Away Someday by Queen-Kitty
Gypsy Dreams by Queen-Kitty Wandering Souls by Queen-Kitty The Past is in the Present by Queen-Kitty Criss-Cross by Queen-Kitty

 Skipping by Queen-Kitty
Mon Chaton by Queen-Kitty Keep Dreaming, My Darling by Queen-Kitty

      Hide and Seek by Queen-Kitty      

And now for the Behind the Scenes and Outtakes!


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Prepping for one of kamakebelieve 's conceptual shots from the day!

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And...there's Brooke taking iphone shots of the Polaroids from the day!



And that's a wrap!
 Be sure to check out
kamakebelieve 's gallery for her photos from the day as well!

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Ashley Holloway
Artist | Photography
United States
A lover of dreams and other pretty yet sad things.

For booking, licencing, and other inquiries, email me at: ashleyhollowayphotography@gmail.com

****I do NOT allow edits, blends, photo manipulations, banners, and other such things to be made from my photos. I edit my photos specifically as I want them to be seen. I do allow drawings and paintings to be made from my photos as long as they are not used for profit (unless there is significant alteration), and as long as you give credit to the original photo (and please notify me!). If you are reposting my photos to Tumblr, please add credit. If you're reposting anywhere else, please ask permission first.***

Many of my models are under the age of 18, please keep this in mind when you comment :)


I'm also on Facebook! You can become a "fan" of my page here: www.facebook.com/ashleyhollowa…
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Just a few more 2013 shoots left! Which do you NEED to see first? 

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HazelanPhotography 29 minutes ago  Hobbyist Photographer
THanks so much for your watch ! I do loooove your work :hug:
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NationMcKinley 23 hours ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Hello, I would like to invite you to my new group for photography :iconunbound-photography:
I really do like your photos, and would love to see you contribute to my group!

Thank you for taking the time to read this, and I hope you will consider joining!
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I-AM-K1NG 2 days ago  Hobbyist Photographer
You know it's because I really love your vision, it's inspiring.
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Queen-Kitty 2 days ago   Photographer
Thank you :aww:
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yvART 5 days ago   Photographer
Hi Ashley,
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:iconsivandogan1212:
you are welcome Ashley :)
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Thanks for the Llama! Have a nice day! Meow :3 
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Queen-Kitty Apr 16, 2014   Photographer
Just returning the favor :)
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JoelMcDonald Apr 14, 2014  Professional Photographer
Thanks so much for the Llama. It's greatly appreciated.
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Queen-Kitty Apr 14, 2014   Photographer
Just returning the favor!
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