Erin Ashford Archive

Engaging Community Through Portraiture

At the crack of dawn, before the 4th of July parade, Redwood City locals were ready to unfold chairs at 12:00AM along the parade route. Erin Ashford and her business partner went around and checked out all the styles of chairs, pop-up tents, bbq’s, coolers with rope and blankets people had setup. Since the route

F50 – Founder World

F50 is a “venture capital syndication platform funding the next generation of startups.” I was hired to capture the speakers and all the energy surrounding the event at San Francisco’s Pier 27 for Founder World. “What is it about cats? They never get old,” t-shirt owner said. So I looked up the history of cats

San Francisco Pride 2015

“Look at you, unbelievably, brilliant beautiful you.” 2015 marks the 45th anniversary of the San Francisco Pride Celebration and Parade. The theme is “Equality Without Exception.”

Oktoberfest in Redwood City

Just a few blocks from my photography studio was Redwood City’s authentic version of Munichs’ Oktoberfest. Over half of the guests were wearing lederhosen and as an entry gift you received a glass beer stein for all your refills. We ate brats with sauerkraut, huge braided pretzels with spicy mustard and potatoes while listening to

201 Marshall – Grand Opening Celebration

Well, it’s official! We at 201 Marshall had our grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate our beautiful new building that is now fully inhabited. I’m excited to be opening my photography studio on the ground floor of 201 Marshall in Redwood City. Neighbors from the building were invited as were many collaborators involved

Seattle Pride on Rollerskates 2014

I will never photograph a Pride again without roller-skates! The parade was huge and the music was bumpin’ so I was bursting with energy to cruise around capturing the celebration! I hitched a ride with my pal Ned Parker, the resident pastor for children and young adults at Seattle First Baptist in Capitol Hill. We

Seahawks Parade – Love for the 12’s

SEAHAWKS Victory Parade Madness all images captured by Erin Ashford Marshawn Lynch competed with the height of the Space Needle while pitching skittles off the Duck, lookin’ fierce in his signature Beast Mode sweatshirt and cigar behind his ear. On the left, defensive tackle Tony McDaniel and to the right cornerback Richard Sherman and strong