Written by Melissa on January 15, 2014

ALL NEW BLOGSITE!!!

Welcome to the new and improved Surpirse Photography Blogsite. It has been a LONG time in the making and our rebranding process has finally hit the finish line! I have a backlog of client sessions and weddings to post and share. I thank you for stopping by and please be sure to check back for…

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Written by Melissa on April 18, 2013

Awkward, Hudson Valley Boudoir Photographer…

  When this gorgeous young lady came to my studio for my most recent boudoir soiree, she told me she felt “awkward.”  Well, I want to be awkward because awkward is stunning! Hair and Make up- Bella Luci Salon Massage- Maternal Massage  & Fitness For glamour and boudoir, we HIGHLY recommend having your hair and…

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Written by Melissa on February 4, 2013

3,000 Fan Celebration Giveaway!!

  I am so grateful for the love and support we have received on our Facebook Fan Page.  We have reached a milestone of 3,000 fans and want to celebrate by giving something back.  One lucky winner will be drawn at random to win this fabulous 8×10 Organic Bloom frame.  All you have to do…

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Written by Melissa on December 3, 2012

BIG BIG NEWS!!!! Hudson Valley Children Photographer,

Some might expect for me to say that I am expecting, but for those who know me know better LOL.  So whats the “BIG NEW?” …..I am opening a studio!  I have been working on this for the past couple months and I can finally let the cat out of the bag.  I have taken…

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Written by Melissa on February 9, 2012

Pin Up Girls, Part 1, Hudson Valley Photographer…

  I love to give myself a project.  My projects are a way for me to step outside of my box and to  have some good creative fun.  Earlier last year, I had someone send me an email and asked if I would ever consider doing a Pin Up Girl shoot.  Let me think, “HECK…

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Written by Melissa on May 7, 2011

Featured, Hudson Valley Boudoir Photographer…

  Once again I was honored to be featured on Best Hudson Valley Weddings Ever.  Boudoir, done SP style, is for any woman, of any age, any size, any comfort level. Trust me, your significant other will love you only more for it!  


Written by Melissa on March 30, 2011

Boudoir, Hudson Valley Boudoir Photographer…

  A couple of years ago, I did a meet up with bunch of photog friends from across the country, at  Kristen Kalps studio  in Philadelphia, PA.  There I got my first peek at Kylene Cleaver working her boudoir magic.  Over the past 2 years I watched her, through the wonderful world of the internet, …

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Written by Melissa on February 19, 2011

Blushing Heart Boudoir, Hudson Valley Boudoir Photographer…

Our boudoir mini sessions, an event to raise money for the American Heart Association, was a huge success. It was ladies night, we sipped wine, enjoyed some chocolate treats from Crave and had some great laughs.  Some ladies walked in a bit nervous about the experience, not knowing what to expect, but all left saying…

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