A Vibrant Bonnet Island Wedding Radiating Seaside Glam

A Bonnet Island Wedding Radiating Seaside Glam As Seen On Philly Mag & Mod Wedding If an estate wedding in New Jersey is what you’re looking for, look no further than Bonnet Island Estate by Weddings of Distinction. It’s the perfect boho wedding venue that you can totally make your own! It’s always an honor […]


Timelessly Chic Ivory New Jersey Wedding at The Mallard Island Yacht Club | Magdalena Studios

A Timeless and Chic Mallard Island Yacht Club Wedding As Seen On Mod Wedding This Mallard Island Yacht Club wedding is truly one for the books! The ivory bridesmaid dresses and neutral florals looked stunning against the marble backdrops of this waterfront wedding venue. Mallard Island is one of our favorite New Jersey Shore wedding […]

A Romantic Garden Wedding In Princeton, New Jersey


A Romantic Garden Wedding In Princeton, New Jersey

A Romantic Garden Wedding In Princeton, New Jersey As seen on The White Wren It was such a dream to capture this gorgeous Princeton University wedding! Samantha & Stephen worked with Fête Urbane to plan the prettiest garden ceremony. Cherry Valley Country Club, a central New Jersey venue, was the perfect pick for their reception. […]

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A Classic Reeds Shelter Haven Wedding With Kelly and Mike

A Classic Reeds Shelter Haven Wedding With Kelly and Mike This classic wedding at The Reeds at Shelter Haven was inspired by the couple’s love for coastal and beachy vibes. The light blue bridesmaid dresses and the summery flowers by Beautiful Blooms definitely reflect that! Kelly & Mike chose The Reeds as their Stone Harbor […]

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A Gorgeous Linwood Country Club Wedding Captured On Film

A Gorgeous Linwood Country Club, NJ Wedding  We love photographing Linwood Country Club weddings! This South Jersey wedding venue is so stunning, from the bridal suite to the swaying willows on the grounds, everywhere you look is picture perfect! The venue is one of the more recently redone wedding reception locations in New Jersey and […]

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A Modern Ivory Wedding At Cescaphe Ballroom In Philadelphia, PA

A Modern Ivory Wedding At Cescaphe Ballroom In Philadelphia, PA Cescaphe Ballroom is one of our favorite center city Philadelphia wedding venues! The ballroom and the surrounding area is stunning. The ivory stone buildings provide the most timeless backdrop for photos. Camille & Mark picked a color palette of champagne, blush and rose gold tones […]


A Stylish and Lush Terrain Devon Wedding

A Stylish and Lush Terrain Devon Wedding This love story began nearly a decade ago when Aubrey and Joe were high school juniors. Years later, the two took a vacation to Charleston, North Carolina to celebrate their anniversary. Joe made the trip even more memorable with a heartfelt proposal. He proposed on one knee under […]

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A Summer Evening Maternity Shoot In Ocean City, NJ 

A Summer Evening Maternity Session In Ocean City, NJ It was so special for us to capture Jess & Chris’s maternity session because we were lucky enough to photograph their wedding about a year prior! We love being a part of our couples’ major life milestones. Jess & Chris chose sunset for their session, and […]

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French Influenced Autumn Wedding at Cairnwood Estate

French Influenced Autumn Wedding at Cairnwood Estate As Seen On Mod Wedding Elyse & Nick’s wedding at Cairnwood Estate was a day of old-world elegance and French influence at this Philadelphia wedding venue. Their color palette was made of neutral, dusty mauves and muted apricot with pops of cornflower blue and butter yellow. The florals […]

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A Cozy In-Home Newborn Session With The Diaz Family

A Cozy In-Home Newborn Session With The Diaz Family Get ready to swoon over this cute family! Christine, this new momma, is a good friend of Magi’s, the owner & founder of Magdalena Studios. This type of lifestyle family photography session is our favorite, capturing your family in your home after bringing your newborn home […]

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Engagement Session Outfit Inspiration

Engagement Session Outfit Inspiration Not sure what to wear for your engagement photos? Browse our blog for more ideas! Engagement sessions are not only the perfect opportunity to score a photo for your Save The Date, but it’s usually your first official opportunity to introduce yourself as soon-to-be “Mr. & Mrs.” These stylish photos will […]


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 […]


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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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