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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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12 Essential Tips for Preparing for Your Boudoir Photography Session

April 3, 2024

Boudoir photography is a beautiful way to capture your confidence, sensuality, and femininity. Whether it’s for yourself or a special someone, preparing for a boudoir shoot can make all the difference in the outcome. From selecting outfits to mental preparation, here are 12 tips to ensure your boudoir photography session goes as smoothly as possible. […]

Crimson and Ivy Studio, York PA, Central PA boudoir photographer

April 3, 2024

In the heart of York, Pennsylvania, nestled amidst the quaint streets and historic charm, lies a sanctuary dedicated to the celebration of femininity and empowerment. Welcome to Crimson and Ivy Studio, where every woman is invited to embrace her natural beauty, bask in her confidence, and capture her essence in timeless imagery. As the founder […]

Crimson and Ivy Studio, York PA, full service photography studio, Boho Chic Mother's Day Photo Shoots

March 11, 2024

Boho Chic Mother’s Day Photo Shoots

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 […]

Boudoir Photography with Black Wings - York PA

January 18, 2024

In the picturesque city of York, Pennsylvania, an intriguing fusion of sensuality and artistry is taking center stage as individuals explore the world of boudoir photography. Among the myriad of creative concepts, one particular theme stands out – the ethereal allure of boudoir photos adorned with black wings. In this blog, we delve into the […]

Birthday photoshoot, Unveiling Confidence - York PA Boudoir Photography

January 13, 2024

Why Every Woman Should Experience a Boudoir Session in York, PA In the heart of Pennsylvania lies a charming city with a unique blend of history and modernity – York. Beyond its picturesque landscapes and historic charm, York is gaining popularity for a special experience that empowers women and celebrates their beauty – the boudoir […]

December 9, 2023

What do you think of when you hear the words boudoir photography? Maybe you think of sexy women in lingerie, strutting their stuff for the camera. Or maybe you think of models with the “perfect” figure, makeup, and hair. Maybe you think I could never do that or I wish that were me. But boudoir […]

Crimson and Ivy Studio boudoir, York PA photography, fashion photographer

December 8, 2023

Every woman wants to feel beautiful, sexy, and stunning. A professional boudoir photo session can give you that feeling, boosting your confidence and letting you feel like a model for a day. Check out these 10 ways you can plan for the perfect boudoir photos to show off your beautiful self. Find the right photographer. […]

Milk bath maternity session

December 3, 2023

You may have seen maternity photos online of pregnant women in milk baths. These striking images are taking the maternity photography world by storm—and with good reason! They’re unique and artistic, capturing a new mom-to-be in all her beauty as she anticipates the arrival of her baby into the world. Milk bath photography involves placing […]

Black and white images, York PA photographer

November 28, 2023

Too often, people say the last time they had their portraits taken was for their senior photos in high school. Most people have changed a lot since they were 17 or 18, but there are years and decades that remain uncaptured, lost to time. Why are so many of us so reluctant to step in […]

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