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Becky is a wedding & family photographer based in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. With over 10 years of wedding experience, she has a well established knowledge of the inner workings of a wedding day and a refined and classic style. When she is not editing your photographs, you can find her gardening with her boys or exploring the local hiking trails.

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Courtney is the momma of five sweet boys, and Camden is her youngest little one. We met at Kauffman’s Orchard in Ronks, PA during peak bloom in the apple trees for an orchard newborn session (though he was probably 5 months by that time). I am not sure that anything more lovely exists! Rows upon […]

May 6, 2024


Orchard Newborn Session | C+C

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This is Emma’s second studio maternity session at Studio Illume, and yet again she looks absolutely lovely! I first met this sweet family while she was pregnant with her first son, Aiden. This time around Aiden is SO big and a big brother! It is so cute to see him running around as a toddler. […]

March 19, 2024


Studio Maternity Session | Emma

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Hold close the precious early moments of your newborn’s life with the help of newborn photography in your area. Whether you want to commemorate their delicate features, tiny fingers, or sweet expressions, finding the right photographer is essential to capturing the magic of these early days. But with so many options available, how do you […]

March 12, 2024


Finding the Best Newborn Photography Near You

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With the motherhood event coming up so soon in April, I thought it was a good time to share some recent photographs I took of this momma with her littles. I wanted to photograph a bonnet that I handmade for the client closet, so I asked Faith to meet me at the studio that morning […]

March 9, 2024


Lancaster PA Family Photographer | Lu

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You may remember this adorable newborn and lifestyle family photography session from last year of the family behind the The Archer Foundation for Hydrocephalus. Well, it was the surprise of a lifetime to hear from Jillian (Abby’s mom) was that they had won a contest and that my photograph would be on display in NYC […]

March 5, 2024


Rebecca Shivers Photography in Times Square

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This little guy, Jax, is the perfect addition to this already perfect family! Congratulations, Griffith family! He is such a calm, sweet little guy. You all are so blessed with your boys! It was so sweet how your older son took to his new little brother. Isn’t it wonderful to see the beginning of a […]

January 19, 2024

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Lifestyle Newborn Session | Jax

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THIS GIRL. Oh, my. This baby girl, Elizabeth, turned one and was nothing but smiles about it! I loved her adorable curly locks and joyful personality during her first birthday session! Just look at her sweet smile! Happy birthday, Elizabeth!! I love photographing her clap her hands, crawl around and do all the cute things […]

January 14, 2024

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First Birthday Session | Elizabeth

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It’s such a joy to be a newborn photographer and meet all of these little ones during their first moments. Braeden may have dark hair, especially in stark contrast to his big sister and her very light blonde hair, but his parents say that she looked the same at that age! From dark brown hair […]

December 17, 2023

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Newborn Photographer | Braeden

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To say that I had fun styling and photographing Sienna’s floral newborn session would be an understatement! I love my job as a newborn photographer and styling flowers always is a fun addition (YOU could book one, too!). It was a pleasure to work with Lesley and Brian to make their vision come to life […]

June 13, 2023

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Floral Newborn Session | Baby Sienna

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Each year since the opening of my motherhood studio in Lancaster, PA (lovingly called Studio Illume), I have hosted floral sessions each year in honor of Mother’s day. I decided this year would be a little bit different. I decided that I would take on the floral design myself (when in the past, I have […]

May 27, 2023

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Motherhood Studio Event | 2023 Event

Rebecca is a wedding and motherhood photographer based in beautiful Lancaster, County, PA.


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