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Maria & Dayron in Havana, Cuba

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Carly & Sean at willow creek winery

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Havana, Cuba travel guide

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Melisa & Jon at Longwood Gardens

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Monyca & Ola on their maui farm

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Weddings

A Golden Hour Cliffside Fairytale Wedding in Newport, Rhode Island

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 their spacious getting ready location, to their first […]

Weddings

Intimate and Joyful Fall Congress Hall Wedding

Lea and Ross, together with their families, hosted a beautiful and intimate fall wedding at Congress Hall in Cape May, New Jersey. Their celebration was joyful and memorable, with a guest list of less than fifty people and a tribe of friends rather than a bridal party. Everything about their fall day was so sweet […]

Associate Team

A Light and Airy Wedding With Soft Blues By The Sea

Erin and Mike had a gorgeous coastal wedding at the Icona in Avalon. Our Associate Team Megan & Ashley captured their day perfectly!

Business

Starter and Travel Camera Recommendations

Now that we’re all taking pictures and videos of everything, all the time, I’ve noticed an interesting–for me–trend. More people are curious about taking pictures with real cameras. You remember those–everybody’s parents had those Kodak Instamatics, and Polaroids for when you just couldn’t wait a week to see the pictures. Now, we have the best […]

Travel

Colombia Travel Guide

Colombia Travel Guide This past August, Scott and I traveled to Colombia for the first time. How did we decide on Colombia? Not gonna lie, binge watching Narcos and learning to Bachata may have had something to do with it. We’re total foodies, so of course I scouted the best food spots while on our […]

Wedding Resources

Creating The Perfect Wedding Day Schedule

For any significant event, a well-thought and practical timeline is essential. As a photographer, the schedule of any wedding is one of my biggest concerns. It isn’t only important to account for the structure of the celebration itself, but also the time of day in which each phase of the wedding takes place. Taking film […]

Weddings

A Bohemian Coastal Wedding at One Atlantic

Words From The Bride & Groom: Magi and Scott were absolutely amazing. From the very moment we started working together Magi made it easy and stress free.  The groom was worried about posing for photos, and the photography team made it a breeze the day of.  We wanted a more candid feel to our photos […]

Travel

Travel Print Shop

Over the years, I began collecting moments and photographs from my travels to offer as print options for friends, family and clients. We now offer prints, canvas, and metal options for select prints up to 30×40 size. If you have any questions or need any help deciding on a print, feel free to reach out […]

Personal

About Magdalena Studios 2018 Film – Meet Magi & Scott

We are so excited to release our 2018 film along with the launch of our brand new, beautiful website design by Tonic Site Shop. We’ve spent a lot of time refining our branding and message through some deep diving, reflecting and connecting. This film by our friend Seth at Sea Isle Films captured our new […]

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Film Wedding Photographer – Why I Began Shooting Film

What motivates me as a film wedding photographer isn’t just the act of capturing images. There’s more to it than that. I feel attached to the moments that I’m capturing, from the unique nature of everyone’s personalities to the real-life stories behind them. Genuine and authentic moments that express the real love and closeness of […]

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3 Tips For A Cohesive Wedding Style

Planning your wedding can feel like an infinite process with endless details to keep track of. Once you’ve pinned down the essentials of your venue, there’s still table settings, bouquets, favors, dresses, and plenty more to contend with. But even with all of this to keep track of, it’s still entirely possible to have a […]

Engagements

Warm and Sweet Engagement Session on Tandem Bike with The Cutest Pup

  This super sweet engagement session could not get any cuter… Taylor and Ron decked their tandem bike in florals for their ride on the boardwalk, with their adorable pup in tow. After playing around on the Ocean City boardwalk and the beach, we went to the bay and stopped by a park for some […]

Magdalena Studios is known for a boutique wedding experience and creating heirloom photographs of the most genuine, joy-filled moments.