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Here you’ll find posts filled with practical tips for your boudoir session, inspiration from real ladies who rocked their photos, a look behind the scenes, and loads of encouragement from me–your soon-to-be favorite photographer.

You’ve only got one life to live, so why would you spend it dulling your sparkle? It’s my mission to make you see yourself in a whole new light–vibrant, thriving, self-confident, and drop-dead gorgeous.

Throughout our time together, I promise to be your fiercest supporter, your shoulder to lean on, and your biggest fan. Your experience is my top priority, and I know you’re going to love it.

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Tips for Including Your Dog in Your Engagement Photos York PA

February 17, 2024

If you have a dog, your engagement photos might not feel complete without including them! Your dog may have been a part of your life longer than your partner, or maybe they were a journey you started together. Either way, there’s no rule against including your dog in your engagement photos. We put together a […]

February 15, 2024

In today’s digital age, when everyone has a camera on their phone, professional portraits can seem unnecessary. But senior portraits capture a huge milestone in the life of every teenager, and these sessions are often most people’s first professional photos. No matter how busy your soon-to-be-graduate is, scheduling a senior portrait session is a great […]

Senior photographer york pa

February 14, 2024

You’re about to graduate and embark on a new journey in your life, whether to college or starting a career. High school graduation is all about leaving your childhood behind and moving into the next phase of your life as an adult. Professional senior portraits are the perfect way to mark this milestone in your […]

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February 13, 2024

A Testament to Craftsmanship and Family Values In the heart of Chester County, southeastern Pennsylvania, lies a hidden gem for those who appreciate the finer things in life. Welcome to 2u4Home LLC, your premier destination for handcrafted, small-batch selections, where every product tells a story of dedication, passion, and familial love. At the core of […]

February 13, 2024

An engagement session takes a lot of planning, from choosing a location to picking out what to wear, but a photoshoot in the winter takes a little more thought. Don’t let the cold scare you off from getting gorgeous photos, especially if there’s snow on the ground! There are definitely ways to fully prepare for […]

February 4, 2024

Outdoor weddings are beautiful, especially if you have a scenic natural background, but they can also be challenging to plan, especially if the weather in your venue location is unpredictable. Whether it’s sweltering heat in the summer months or an unexpected thunderstorm, it’s important to be well prepared for every possibility if you plan to […]

February 3, 2024

In the fast-paced whirlwind of life, amidst our myriad responsibilities and commitments, there exists a beacon of warmth and solace: family. Our families are our anchors, our safe harbors, and the wellsprings of our most cherished memories. Yet, in the hustle and bustle of daily life, it’s all too easy to overlook the importance of […]

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February 2, 2024

Investing in Quality for Your Session In recent years, boudoir photography has surged in popularity as a form of self-expression, empowerment, and celebration of one’s body. Whether it’s a gift for a partner or a personal journey towards self-confidence, boudoir photography sessions have become a common choice for many individuals. However, when it comes to […]

February 2, 2024

Your life partner seeing the you for the first time as you walk down the aisle is a time-honored wedding tradition. But these days, more and more couples are opting for a first look—an intimate moment between the happy couple before the ceremony captured by their photographer. There are a lot of reasons to do […]

January 19, 2024

A Journey into Sensuality Welcome to Crimson and Ivy Studio, where every photograph is a celebration of sensuality, confidence, and the unique beauty that resides within each individual. Nestled in the vibrant city of York, PA, our boudoir photography studio is not just a space; it’s an immersive experience. Join us on a journey where […]

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