Her portfolio oozes love and light, and her zest for life carries through all the way to her
presence at a wedding, where she brings even more joy, laughter, and love.”
As one of the top wedding photographers in the country, Abby’s work has been featured nationally and internationally, in such respected publications as The Wall Street Journal, Nikon Cinema Blog, Grace Ormonde Wedding Style, Weddings Unveiled, Town & Country Weddings, Southern Weddings, and Destination Weddings and Honeymoons Magazine. Her specialization in destination weddings has brought her to Scotland, Switzerland, France, New York City, and most of the Caribbean.
To say that photography is her passion would be an understatement. With a natural sense for capturing what lies beyond the surface and a true appreciation for raw emotion, Abby Liga opens up a realm of comfort & trust in which her subjects flourish. Reaching deep within – whether a bride & groom, mother & father, newborn baby, or high fashion model – it is this understanding that distinguishes Liga as a photographer thus setting her artistry apart. Specializing in fine art weddings & portraits, Liga’s photographs have reveled in the spotlight, elevating her to acclaimed heights within the wedding and event industry. Living loyally behind her love of imagery and photography, Abby Liga was awarded a scholarship to The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) where she was classically trained in the art of photography.
After earning her BFA in Fine Art Photography, the esteemed graduate landed an internship at New York City’s top fashion photography agency – Art + Commerce. Abby’s entrepreneurial spirit emerged, as she utilized her experiences at SCAD and Art+Commerce to propel her into the independent world of photography. In 2005, she launched her flagship company — Liga Photography, LLC. Coupling her fashion photography experience in New York City with her vision of the personal portrait, Abby Liga has developed a style and philosophy unique to Liga Photography. Poised to exceed expectations she infuses life experiences & love, to unveil the connection between two people, in an intimate pure approach.
In her developed expertise and personal evolution, Abby went on to share her artistic wisdom amongst emerging photographers and her peers. In 2010, she took on a new endeavor, conducting seminars to educate fellow photographers. Lending valuable insights to both the creative and business aspects of photography, Liga was sought after as a speaker and leader in the industry. She has contributed as a guest speaker for the charity Images For A Cure, the Florida Professional Photographers Association (FPP), American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP), and Pictage Users Group (PUG). In 2012, Liga spearheaded her own photography workshop, The Confidential, focusing on raising young photographers’ level of confidence within their craft, through the practice of critique as well as examining all facets of their photography business.
Outside the world of photography, Abby enjoys other various creative outlets such as cooking, interior design, traveling, wine, yoga, and enjoying quality time with her Husband and two Step-Sons. A true dreamer with an entrepreneurial spirit, Abby Liga provides a balance of valuable insights for enjoying a successful career in photography, while living the life of an artist.
Abby is a member of:
The Professional Photographers of America (PPA)
Wedding and Portrait Photographers International (WPPI)
Best of Wedding Photography (BOWP)
Nikon Professional Services (NPS)