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A Gorgeous, Colorful Summer Bonnet Island Estate Wedding

As Seen On The Knot Devon and Jake’s Bonnet Island Estate wedding in LBI, NJ was a colorful, summer dream. These two were such a joy to work with and I’ve truly never seen a couple have as good of a time as these two did! They really savored and took in every moment, which […]

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Why I Decided To Give Up A Law Career And Go Full Time With Photography

I am 100% committing to my photography business, for the first time ever. The past five years have been FULL – I’ve  completed law school, taken the bar exam, and clerked for an appellate judge while Scott and I completely renovated our beach bungalow, planned a destination wedding, and got married! Simultaneously, my photography business […]

Bridal Resources

3 Things I Learned From My Own Wedding | Magdalena Studios

They say wedding planning “is like a part-time job” but did they really mean it? … Yep. They definitely did. Wedding planning is WORK, and even being in the wedding industry, photographing all the details, and hearing the ins-and-outs every weekend, I completely under-estimated planning our own wedding – especially planning a destination wedding. From […]

The Fisher Bungalow

Minimalist and Modern Holiday Home Decoration Ideas

Minimalist and Modern Holiday Decoration Ideas It’s my first time decorating for the holidays in our newly renovated beach bungalow, and I wanted to keep with our modern, minimalist and somewhat neutral decor theme. Rather than adding a ton of bright reds and greens in our small space, I opted for lots of neutrals (whites […]

Weddings

A Golden Hour Cliffside Fairytale Wedding in Newport, Rhode Island | Magdalena Studios

As Seen on Carats & Cake and Mod Wedding Rachel and Marc’s gorgeous, golden fairytale wedding in Newport, Rhode Island was a dream! Their venue was a castle set up on a hill, overlooking the rolling cliffs and water speckled with sailboats and the glittering sun. Everything about their wedding day was so dreamy – from […]

Weddings

Black Tie Boho Wedding at Terrain Devon Yards | Magdalena Studios

As Seen On Green Wedding Shoes We’re thrilled to have had this romantic wedding featured on Green Wedding Shoes! These beautiful Terrain wedding photos were truly such a dream to capture for Catherine and Ryan. Terrain is one of the best wedding venues in Pennsylvania, in our opinion. Especially so if you are looking for […]

Weddings

A Boho Tropical Wedding at Akiin Beach Club in Tulum, Mexico | Magdalena Studios

As Seen On The Front Page of Style Me Pretty & on Mod Weddings When Claudia and Richard connected with us through a mutual friend (the amazing Cecile Davis!), I was so excited about the opportunity to photograph a destination wedding in Tulum. Fortunately, I had already been there once this past year with a group […]

Editorial

Midwestern Boho Cactus Greenhouse Inspiration at a Fairmount Park Horticulture Center Wedding, Philadelphia | Magdalena Studios

As Seen On Ruffled Blog & Mod Wedding Clover Event Co. & Magdalena Photography partnered together to design this wedding at the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center in Philadelphia. Drawing from the natural elements of the greenhouse, they designed the shoot around a palette of natural tans that were brought in through rattan elements, and accented it […]

Weddings

Elegant and Romantic Film Wedding Photographer at The Ashford Estate | Magdalena Studios

Ashford Estate Film Wedding Photographer Melisa and Jon’s Ashford Estate wedding exuded every bit of elegance, class and royal wedding vibes. Ashford Estate is a gorgeous wedding venue in New Jersey, and is one of the Weddings of Distinction, NJ venues. The Weddings of Distinction team as well as MerriMakers caterers always do an absolutely […]

Bridal Resources

10 Questions To Consider When Choosing Your Wedding Photographer | Magdalena Studios

There’s so much weight in choosing your wedding photographer! These 10 questions to consider help to guide what you should look for in a photographer. Choosing the right photographer can truly make your day so much more special.

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Our Beach Bungalow Home Renovation Reveal

As Seen On Apartment Therapy, Style Me Pretty Living & The Haven List Our renovation reveal has been a long time coming! We’re going to give you the backstory on our house and link to as many of the resources we can down below! We’re finally finished and ready to share our beach bungalow remodel before and […]

Bridal Resources

Where To Find Wedding Day Inspiration | Magdalena Studios

You’ve booked your venue and confirmed your wedding date… now what? If you’re like the majority of my brides, you grab your phone and commit to your favorite photographer! I’m usually on board with my clients very early in their planning stages, and since my brides are drawn to my sense of style, they want […]

Travel Guides

A Local’s Guide to Cape May, New Jersey

Cape May, New Jersey Travel Guide We recently had a much needed staycation amidst our busy wedding season in Cape May, thanks to our friends at Stay Lokal! We were so excited to have a little getaway and retreat without the pressure of traveling too far from home. Scott works in downtown Cape May at the […]

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Elegant Island Wedding in Negril, Jamaica | Magdalena Studios

Gia and Hunter’s elegant island wedding took place in Negril, Jamaica… and what a dream it was to photograph! These two made the stellar move of choosing to have their wedding in Negril, Jamaica – a perfect destination location for weddings. The couple and their guests stayed at an all inclusive resort, Couples Swept Away, […]

Editorial

Gorgeous Fall Terrain Wedding Inspiration | Magdalena Studios

Featured on Amber & Muse This beautiful Terrain wedding inspiriation was such a dream to photograph! The photoshoot took place at Terrain at Styers which is located in Glenn Mills, PA. Terrain is part of Anthropologie, Free People, and URBN and is a stunning, stylish venue for couples looking to get married in the Philadelphia […]

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