black and white & intentionally out-of-focus photo of Maryland Boudoir Photographer

a portrait & boudoir photographer based in maryland

I'm a portrait film & digital photographer also providing documentary boudoir, maternity & newborn photography in Maryland, Washington DC & Northern Virginia

a portrait & boudoir photographer based in maryland

black and white & intentionally out-of-focus photo of Maryland Boudoir Photographer

hey, i'm melissa - a portrait photographer providing documentary boudoir, maternity, newborn, & family photography in Maryland, Washington DC & Northern Virginia.

Black and white photo of woman in black underwear briefs and a black crop top looking out of a window during a Maryland Boudoir Photography session

empowering & authentic imagery created in a judgement-free space. all are welcome.

color image of woman in short boots and a button-down white top sitting in an empty bathtub with her feet hanging over the side taken by Maryland Boudoir Photographer

film & digital photography // 

creative direction & styling // 

color image of woman sitting in a chair with one knee up on the chair and the other on the floor while she her hands and head on the elevated knee. Taken by Maryland Boudoir Photographer
Black and white image of pregnant silhouette taken during an in home maternity session in Maryland

kind words.

“My shooting experience with Melissa has been nothing short of amazing. This woman is transforming boudoir photography in an authentic-not overly sexualized way. And WE LOVE THAT FOR US! 

Thanks for being a bombshell in making more women comfortable with they are on and off camera. 

-melanie

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