“I did this. I make a difference. I am beautiful. I rock 40!”

When asked what made her decide to take the leap of faith and do a solo boudoir session, Courtney says it was the incredible connection she felt with us over her consultation call.  “It wasn’t a sales pitch, it was listening to the struggles, the insecurities, life’s frustrations that I was dealing with, being able …

On a “mission to help people love themselves and be comfortable in their own skin”

Brianna has been trying to get out of her comfort zone and be more open to experiences she says she would normally think she isn’t ‘good enough’ or ‘right’ for.  “I don’t want any regrets of ‘I should have done it thoughts’ when I get older,” she says  A long time amateur model, Brianna has …

Unbreakable Bond

I remember the first time I read Gemma’s story, I knew immediately that this experience would be important for her to have. Liam is her world. Her sun, her moon, and her stars. He is there for her when she needs an emotional anchor and he also knows when she needs a moment alone. I …

What is boudoir and why should you try it?

The word boudoir comes from the French word for a woman’s bedroom or private dressing room. It was a place for her to be alone or to be with someone intimately. In the 1920’s, photographers would recreate this type of environment and photograph the beauty and sexuality of their female models.  In modern day, these …

Seven Reasons to Treat Yo’ Self to Birthday Boudoir

Seven Reasons to Treat Yo’ Self to Birthday Boudoir Treat Yo’ Self Day is a day for pampering, indulging and celebrating (and popularized by Parks and Rec’s Donna and Tom)– and at Allebach Photography we think there’s no better day of the year to Treat Yo’ Self than on your birthday. Check out our reasons below …

The Heritage Trust at Mt. Sinai + Dave and Buster’s: Dakota & Mike

There are some couples you meet that completely balance each other out. One of them, Dakota and Mike, were married at The Heritage Trust in New York’s Mt. Sinai. Their ceremony didn’t last more than 10 minutes, and then they were ready to party. We brought the photo booth all the way up to Long …

Philly Lovesick Expo 2015

Check out these snaps from the Lovesick Expo at the World Cafe Live yesterday <3 The Lovesick Expo is a place for brides and grooms to have fun while checking out all the best vendors around! If you were at Lovesick and want to find out more about our Lovesick Special, please contact us here! http://allebach.studioinquiry.com/inquiryform/

Bonedaddys Tattoo Calendar for the Cure

As everyone gears up for the holidays, we take time to remember those we love.  Mike was honored to be this year’s photographer of 12 beautiful women for Bonedaddys Tattoo’s “Calendar for a Cure”.  All proceeds go to the Brave Eli Foundation (www.braveeli.com) which donates directly to finding a cure for childhood cancer. For boudoir inquiries! http://allebach.studioinquiry.com/inquiryform/ At the …

Front & Palmer, Philadelphia: Alyssa & Dave

Lovebirds. One in a beautiful Philadelphian Bhldn dress, and one with a belt buckle that says “Cocky”. They’re gigglers. Which makes them a perfect couple for the upscale but modern Front & Palmer wedding venue in Philadelphia. We stopped at the 2nd National Bank on the way for some unforgettable pictures. (Details below) bach Front …

Amada Restaurant & The Powel House Philadelphia Wedding: Robyn & Brent

Picture perfect bride and groom, locations, food, and perfect pictures!  Robyn and Brent had their first look and ceremony at the lovely Philadelphia historic landmark, The Powel House. Food and fun followed with delicious food tapas at Amada Restaurant. Check out this wedding!  Oh and don’t miss all the delicious Garces Group food at the …

Eastern State Penitentiary Trash the Dress Philadelphia, Pa: Erica & Jay

Here’s the Trash the Dress session at the Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia! Not so scary… more like a love story.   We have photographed more weddings, engagements & trash the dress sessions at Eastern State than any other wedding photographer.  If you are looking for a photographer to take photos of you and your …

Bartram Gardens Wedding in Philadelphia: Paula and Ed

ATTENTION: This wedding is adorable. The personal details by our photographer-bride Paula, as well as the oldest surviving botanical garden in North America came together with the obvious love between this couple to create absolutely beautiful pictures. Check out the engagement reference with the wrestling masks! Batram’s Gardens was their wedding venue! It is the oldest …

Wonder Bar Asbury Park Wedding

Asbury Park, New Jersey Wedding: Scott & Richard

Check out these gorgeously and custom styled studs (suits by Enzo Custom Clothiers). On a beautiful day on the Asbury Park boardwalk, the lovebirds went strolling for some excited pictures. Next, the Parlor Gallery, a colorful art gallery for our colorful couple to be married. Lastly, on to McLoone’s Supper Club on Ocean Avenue to …