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A Bohemian and Stylish Summer Engagement Session with Florals | Magdalena Studios

Willow Creek Winery in Cape May, NJ never disappoints as a backdrop for photo sessions! This couple has such a great sense of style and went to great lengths to organize the details, outfits, and overall aesthetic with the help of a wedding planner friend of theirs. And the effort paid off! I absolutely adore […]

Weddings

Garden Wedding at Elms Bank, Massachusetts | Magdalena Studios

  Sabrina and Tim married at the beautiful Gardens at Elm Bank in Wellesly, Massachusetts. The gardens is also the grounds of Massachusetts’s horticulture society, so as you can imagine, this garden wedding venue is an absolute dream. Their ceremony was elegant and formal, followed by a whimsical and enchanting cocktail hour. Sabrina and Tim […]

Engagements

A Sailboat Engagement Session on The Bay | Magdalena Studios

Sammy and Cory’s engagement session inspiration took place at Baycats in Ocean City, NJ. Sammy is a florist (owner of Salty Rose Florals) and she put together the most beautiful bouquet and floral headpiece. I absolutely love that the florals are so sentimental and personal to the couple in these photos! We had an overcast, […]

Weddings

Intimate and Joyful Fall Congress Hall Wedding | Magdalena Studios

Featured On Wedding Chicks 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 […]

Weddings

Elegant Bonnet Island Estate Wedding | Magdalena Studios

Amanda and Chalie’s wedding at Bonnet Island Estate was absolutely stunning! Bonnet Island is one of our favorite wedding venues in New Jersey. Everything from the white barn chapel to the sunset lit docks on the bay make this LBI wedding venue the most magical location for photos. Starting the day with the light and […]

Engagements

A Beach Sunset Engagement Session | Magdalena Studios

This absolutely stunning beach sunset engagement session in Ocean City, New Jersey was so genuinely fun to photograph. Lea and Ross are a beautiful couple and they are so in love. We twirled and danced and ran up and down the beach at sunset, with our toes in the water and the sun on our […]

Weddings

Philadelphia Golden Hour Portraits at The Museum of Art | Magdalena Studios

Abigail and Jon’s Philadelphia wedding was held on a beautiful November day! We had the best time photographing their wedding at The Loews Philadelphia Hotel. And we loved working with their incredible vendors. Overall, Abigail and Jon are such a loving and easy-going couple. We had such a great time with them shooting their bride […]

Weddings

Vibrant Summer Garden Wedding At Bast Brothers Garden Center | Magdalena Studios

Marisa and Kyle wed at Bast Brothers Garden Center, a hidden gem of a location that has just recently become a wedding venue and taken on events. The garden center is run by a family of brothers and their wives, and when I tell you they do a phenomenal, boutique-quality job, I am not kidding. […]

Engagements

Vibrant and Bright Floral Engagement Session at Longwood Gardens | Magdalena Studios

Longwood Gardens in Pennsylvania is a beautiful location for an engagement session. There’s no shortage of locations or places to shoot, as the gardens and indoor horticulture center are huge! The botanical gardens are meticulously kept up and always feature a large variety of plants, florals, and designs. For Melisa and Jon’s engagement session, we […]

Editorial

Golden Sunset Editorial for BHLDN | Magdalena Studios

BHLDN is one of my favorite wedding dress companies not only because of their stylish dresses and Anthropologie-roots, but also because I just absolutely love working with them. This golden sunset editorial shoot for BHLDN features a beautiful teal bridesmaid dress and a boho wedding dress. We photographed this session around Ocean City at sunset, […]

Engagements

A Vibrant and Cozy Downtown Haddonfield Engagement Session | Magdalena Studios

Camille and Mark connected with Magdalena Studios at Camille’s brother’s wedding a few years ago. It was when Camille and Mark had first got together, but they knew one day they’d get married and mentioned they would want us as their photographer! Well here we are, a few years later, and Camille and Mark are […]

Business

About Magdalena Studios 2018 Film – Meet Magi & Scott | Magdalena Studios

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 […]

Editorial

Kurdish Jewelry Inspired Editorial | Magdalena Studios

  This editorial collaboration was inspired by the Beke Beau’s late mother’s collection of Kurdish jewelry, a majority which is now featured in SUNY Binghamton.  Styled by Beka Rendell, Makeup by Beke Beau.  

Weddings

Vibrant Florals in Philadelphia at The Olde Bar | Magdalena Studios

Katie and CJ’s Philadelphia wedding may have been a wet and rainy day, but you’d never know from the photos or the smiles on their faces! Hair and makeup preparations took place at Capelli & Trucco, which not only did a fabulous job getting the girls ready, but also hosted a fun and beautiful space […]

Travel

Colombia Travel Guide | Magdalena Studios

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 […]

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