Each photo session is
it's own unique experience. 

No two subjects are alike; so each each shoot comes alive differently but all in a way that captures the individuals true personal self. 

Read what others have experienced at their photo shoots.

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Cori Semi
Actress, Singer, Business Woman   
{Portrait & Couture Pampering Make Over Session}

"Monica, you gave me a day of pampering and glorious FUN in front of the camera!  I've always wanted to do this and I figured the year I turned 40 was as good a time as any.  In fact, the BEST time to do this.  I celebrate my years.  I also have my sights on using some of this material in other aspects of my life.  Thank you for making me feel beautiful yesterday Monica. Truly had a BLAST!"  


Jen Lahnman
Business, HR Executive
{Head shots for Business & Social Media}

"Thanks it was so much more fun in the end than I had anticipated! You really are great at making people feel comfortable doing something that feels awkward at first. I was so excited to tell my friend about all of it.  I wanted to walk away feeling like I looked like an adult. I always look much younger than people expect and I felt like you captured me as an adult. Plus feeling pretty in a way I usually don’t was an unexpected surprise. Thanks a million!!”



Kimberly Stagg GAtto
{Pageant & Teen Photo Shoot}
What an amazing day she (kristina) had with Monica Hahn Photography - the experience itself was transformative, not only in photos, but inner confidence, too. Such a wonderful time in her life, to capture these photos! Thank you Monica!

Cathy McQuade
{Dance Photo Portfolio}
"Love love love these pics! So glad we met Monica. Your ability to capture such beautiful images is truly a gift!!
These (photos) are great!... Caitlin had so much fun working with you...
We are both looking forward to seeing you again soon."
Kimberly Kern
{Beauty Glamour Gorgeous /  Make Over & Photo Shoot}
"I had the best birthday present this year from my husband Jason Kern. ❤❤I've always wanted to be pampered like a model for a day and my wishes came true with an unbelievable photographer Monica Djeu Hahn and talented makeup artist Madelyn Jelinski. Thank you ladies! I will treasure the experience and photos forever."
Rhea Villanti
{Elegant Boudoir / Sexy Portfolio}
"I am blown away by what you did.  I can't thank you enough."  "...He LOVED them. He is so excited.  Every woman should do this - I got an even better reaction than I thought."
Kerry DiGiovannii
Actress & Singer & Model
{Modeling Portfolio Session}
"Though I have had many photographers in the past, I have never had such an amazing shoot, as I had with Monica. We were shooting all snowy day, and loving every minute of it. The artistic chemistry flooded the studio and we created beautiful pictures because of it. Her studio has a warm and comfortable atmosphere, which is very important to me. Shoots can be intimidating, and atmosphere can set the mood for all your photos. I am more then pleased with my photos, they are elegant and pieces of timeless artistic beauty. I would highly recommend Monica, and would love to work with her in the future."

~ Angelie Ferrante
{Teen / Dance Photo Shoot }

"Thank you Monica for one of the most wonderful experiences Casey has had. Your work is absolutely beautiful. One of the best decisions I've made. Love love love!..... {this} Was such a great experience! So happy we did it and your work is beautiful!!! "

Jillian Spano
{Modeling Portfolio}
"My experience with Monica was absolutely perfect. From my first encounter with Monica she paid such attention and time to detail. She was highly engaged from preparation (months before the actual shoot) until our last and final shot of the day. Monica really takes pride in not only her work but in her models! The Hair and MUA was also absolutely phenomenal. Alecia thoughtfully planned out all of my makeup and hair looks according to the mood and wardrobe. I can't thank Monica and Alecia enough for an amazing experience!

I absolutely love them (images)! I can't wait to share them with MMG (Model Management Group Agency)  this morning. You are truly talented and your work is such an art! You are also a wonderful teacher. I have learned so much in our two shoots together!  Looking forward for more to come. "

~ Pina Zakhour
{Sibling Dance Photo Shoot w/Head Shots}
Monica you are the best. Thank you a million!!!!! The girls saw the pics on FB and LOVE THEM!!!! They are so happy and excited!!!! You are amazing.  Thank you for your beautiful work, you have such a gift!!!  So happy I finally got to meet you, it was such a pleasure. XO Pina."
~ Caroline Heinle
{Actress & Model:  Professional Portfolio}
Working with Monica and her team was truly a magical experience. I am a professional actor and commercial model and have shot with a lot of photographers over the years, but this day definitely takes the cake. From start to finish Monica was warm, welcoming, friendly and INSPIRED! The pieces she created for me to wear were absolutely stunning and so creative!! -Combined with Hair and Make-Up by the lovely and talented Cristine Tozser -- It created a magical masterpiece which had me feeling like a real-life princess! Sometimes shoots can be overwhelming, but a good photographer assists in creating a relaxing, friendly and safe environment so that you can let loose, be yourself and bring your best work. THAT is where the magic happens and what produces stunning photos. And THAT is exactly what Monica does. I feel very privileged to have worked with her and hope to collaborate with her again in the very near future. I cannot recommend her enough! As a beautifully, talented photographer and stunning human being :) Thank you for everything Monica Hahn Photography!

Oh and PS- Since I've been posting my photos on my Instagram and Facebook Pages, it's attracted a lot of attention and even had a new agency reach out to me! Again, thank you, thank you, thank you, Monica!!!
~ Peter William ~
Realtor & Hospitality Business Owner
{Business Profile / Headshot}
The Ultimate ProfessionalMonica was so knowledgeable and helpful in making me feel comfortable and relaxed. Monica took brilliant pictures and was such a pleasure to work with, will recommend her for sure!
~Patricia Pellegrino ~
{Full Modeling Portfolio}
Monica was the photographer for my daughter Chelsea Pellegrino's head shots for modeling. We could not be happier with the results of the shoot! Monica captured so many awesome images of Chelsea it literally was painful to choose just the few we could use in the portfolio. Monica's guidance with Chelsea and patience was so professional. We recently sent out Chelsea's online gallery and had a call to an open call for Wilhelmena Philadelphia. This was Chelsea's first experience with an open call so nerves were a factor. We went with our portfolio from Monica and the Look Book as well. Chelsea did great for a first timer. She tried to remember all of the little tricks Monica had shown her during her photo shoot while walking the runway. At the end the Casting Directors offered critiques of anyone's portfolios. We listened to near by people being told their portfolio was lacking this and that etc... When they took Chelsea's they took the time to look at every picture and there was no negative comments. They thought the pictures showed a wide variation of looks for Chelsea. The one comment was "you look today like you look in your portfolio". They then were very interested in her Look Book again looking at every image with words like "this is beautiful",Wow"and "breathtaking". The only critique we left with that day was to add more of the Look Book photos into the portfolio book. So great job Monica in making this experience one worth remembering and we sooooo look forward to working with you again! I highly recommend Monica to anyone looking to start their modeling career because you definately get excellent results.

~Denise & Amanda ~
{Model For A Day / MakeOver & Photo Shoot - Mother & Daughter}

I can't begin to find the words to describe what an amazing experience we had during our photo shoot. You are full of energy, creativity and are a genuine professional in every aspect of the word. As many wonderful things as Mitch had to say about you, they paled in comparison to meeting you. 

Amanda and I felt at ease the minute we met you. You encouraged us to have fun and relax; which is exactly what we did. We had a blast! ...From the bottom of our hearts we sincerely thank you, Olivia & Alex for a mother/daughter experience & beauty transformation we will never forget!  

With Love & Sincere Thanks,
Denise & Amanda



~ Edtya M.
Daughter:  Children's Catalog Shoot

"Monica - many thanks to you and your team!! Maya cannot stop talking about how fabulous you are and how much she enjoyed and loved every minute of it.  And to be honest, Jiselle and I said the same thing :) We canot wait to see the pictures! Thank you for such a fun day for the girls! We appreciate your professionalism, and what an amazing sense of style you and your team have!! I am impressed with your work beyond words. Thank u!!!

... and thanks for lunch :)  



~ Cindy Suozzi
Daughter:  Teen Photo Shoot, Equestrian Theme
{Signature Teen Photo Shoot}

"You are a true professional. You captured beauty in so many photo's and have a great creative style.  Thank you for making my daughter feel at ease, she had such a blastI can't wait to pick up my photos for my holiday gifts..whew.. off my to do list LOL and no stress this year!!!"


~ Marilyn N.
Business Woman and Single Mom

Monica Hahn literally changed my life. Although I had some reluctance because I was concerned about misrepresenting myself as better looking or more glamorous than I am, I decided to get my picture taken for linked in and match.com professionally to present a more polished expression than I can with my own photos.  The shoot with Monica and the results turned out to be so much more than I imagined, turned out the old pictures were the misrepresentation, not the new ones. Monica saw the real me more than I ever had and captured me with her camera.

Monica is truly brilliant! Any woman with confidence issues (and there are so many of us) could benefit from a photo shoot with Monica. Now I see what others have seen in me and it has totally reformed my self image . And, by the way, I don’t even have time for dates with all the match men now interested, thanks to my new profile pictures.



~ Yuko Motoki
Mother, Business Owner, and founder of the Dancer's Dream Fund Charitable Organization
Couture Portraits:  Beauty, Glamour Make Over & Photo Shoot}

"Thank you Monica Hahn Photography for this extraordinary experience. 

I wanted a portrait of ME, not a picture of Jojo's mom. I mean, there's nothing I wouldn't do for my kids and love being their mom, but wanted to capture ME of now. Monica, you are amazing the way you can bring different expressions out of me… 
Of course, being a mom is ME too. But there are so many sides of ME that I have forgotten or ignored for a long time.
Thank you Olivia Cui for the beautiful makeover. And again, Thank you Monica for capturing ME as well as who I want to be.
Sophisticated and Graceful.  Passionate and Sincere.  Having Confidence and Strength. and always grateful."

~ Kody Naylor
{Athletic & Fitness Photo Shoot }

"Shooting with Monica was awesome! She is very professional and welcoming. Monica is very helpful during the shoot and makes you feel very comfortable. As someone who is just stepping foot into the modeling industry, Monica had so much knowledge and advice to offer me. The images she produces are excellent and I would love to shoot with her again. Thank you Monica for everything!"


~ Johanna Varaitis
{Elegant Portraits}

I must say,spending the day@Monica Hahn Photography a week ago,was one of the most enjoyable and exciting events in my recent repertoire- We laughed, joked,enjoyed a lovely lunch and in between times got down to some serious photography!Monica's comments and insights were beyond belief.Personally I feel each life and personality are an accumulation of experiences,joys,sorrows,pleasures and loves.My lifetime consisted of all of the above plus much responsibility,hard work,sacrifice,sometimes struggle and many moments of happiness. All makes for the "whole person". It's amazing how this lovely young woman, Monica Hahn and makeup person can intuitively transform a person into a "work of art"


~ Diane Howell
{Athlete's Portfolio}

"You made Devon feel very good about herself today!! She had a lot of fun
which she has never done with a photographer before!"

~ Kerri Kline
Model & Dancer

{Head Shots, Dance &  Modeling prelim shoot}

"I had so much fun with this photoshoot, this is one of my favorite pictures from the shoot. Monica is such a talented photographer & my hair and make up was amazing. Thank you so much!"
~ Danee Freda
Dance Teacher & Aspiring Model
{Head Shots & Modeling

I just wanted to take the time to express my utmost gratitude for you taking the time to help me out with my head shots and work with my budget! I can't tell you how amazing the whole experience was, and how grateful I am that you were able to do this on such short notice!!! The shots came out amazing and my Facebook and Instagram have blown up for the past two days with everyone raving about how awesome the shots were! A friend of mine actually was looking for a photographer for her engagement photos so I gave her your information as well! I'm so incredibly happy with my shots I can't thank you enough! You made me feel look and feel so beautiful and comfortable with everything, and it definitely shows in the shots! You're so talented and I really can't thank you enough for everything you did!!
~ Jacqueline Baptiste
Daughter:  Competitive NCAA Athlete & Aspiring Model
(Modeling Portfolio)

Thank you Monica for capturing Noelle so beautifully!"

~ Priceilla Gandel
{Beauty Glamour Gorgeous / Make Over & Photo Shoot}

"Monica these pics are great!  Ava (my daughter) looked at them and said the nicest thing ever:  "I hope I look like you when I'm old."  
I really loved working with you.  Thank you.

~ Ana Hoffman
Mother of Twins, Loving Mother, Dentist
{Portrait & Couture Make Over Session}

Thank you Monica for a great shooting session and a whole day of fun.  
You have a gift of being able to not only capture great moments through your lenses but
also to keep us comfortable while shooting.  I loved the experience!"
~Kelly McLaughlin Hagan
Daugther: American Ballet Theater Dancer
{Dancer's Repertoire Portfolio}
"Thanks for the note and all of the BEAUTIFUL photographs of my girlies!! You have captured their unique personalities in a timeless group of images! So pleased that we did this...my mother is over the moon....I am SO thrilled with your work!!"
~Karine Buldo
{Children's Portrait}
"These pictures came out so beautiful. She (my daughter)  had so much fun posing for you too.
We will cherish them! Thank you. "

~Jennifer Po
{Beaauty Glamour Gorgeous / Make Over Photo Shoot}
Thank you Monica Djeu Hahn/ Monica Hahn Photography!! I had a wonderful experience! You made it absolutely fun and unforgetable! xoxo
~Ada Vassallo
{Dancer's Repertoire Shoot w/Head Shots}
"Thank you !! So many compliments on your amazing photos! My family loves them !
Grandma LOVED them!! She gave me a thumbs up on her favorites so now I know what to order for her. 
My family in (xxxxxx) has not stopped texting me on how beautiful they are !!"
~ Mairead Fahy
Senior Company Dancer
{Head Shots}
"I absolutely love them (my images)! I'm so happy with how they came out, my mom and I are struggling to choose which ones we want! We like them all! I cannot thank you enough for working with me and teaching me how to get 
some good shots! They could not have possibly come out so well without you making me feel so comfortable."
~ Joanne White
{Dancers Repertoire}

"Thanks so much for everything!  She is so happy with the images.  The entire
experience was such a good one for her.  In addition to your incredible talent with your photography, you have such a
unique way of making people around you feel special and inspired.  I suspect
you've been told that before, but I'm sure it couldn't hurt to hear it again!"
~Elisa Odell
{Children's Portrait}
"I loved all the pictures it was so hard to choose.
These are the best shot of my daughter that have ever been taken.  Thank you so much!"
~ Gina Waluk
{Dancer's Repertoire  Photo Shoot}
"Jessica loved the entire experience!" Jessica loved every moment of her photo shoot with Monica...she wasn't rushed, there was plenty of time to change costumes and adjust hairstyles. Now that we have our photos, I'm just as happy as Jessica. These are beautiful images of our daughter that we could never have captured ourselves and we will treasure them more and more with every passing year. Thank you Monica, for capturing Jessica doing what she loves to experience most in life - the art of dance...
Thanks again for the beautiful portraits, Monica...we will cherish them forever!" 
~ Lauren Rose
Marketing Associate, Make Up Enthusiast, Aspiring Model
{Modeling Portfolio}
"This past Saturday I worked with the talented and creative, Monica Hahn. It was an absolute pleasure to meet someone with a similar artistic mind. Monica's eye for photography is what makes her photos amazing because she captures your personality. We chatted and had so much fun during our shoot. As a freelance model, it was wonderful to collaborate with her and I would recommend her to anyone looking to capture their special moment!! Thank you Monica, for such an amazing experience and beautiful photos!"

~Joanne Castro
{Kids Photo Shoot}
"By far the BEST! Not only did she get my VERY shy daughter to smile and loosen up, the photos she got were AMAZING! I, not being super tech savvy needed help ordering the prints and Monica stayed on the phone with me for several minutes to be sure I ordered correctly and got exactly what I wanted! Will ALWAYS recommend and use Monica Hahn Photography!"
Nicole Portantiere
{Graphic Artist / Modeling shoot 
Accompaniment }
"I accompanied a friend of mine to her photo shoot with Monica over the weekend. Immediately, we were greeted with warmth and smiles. Monica radiates positively and sincerity, making the process of shooting even more enjoyable. Watching Monica work was fantastic. She clearly has an extensive knowledge of and passion for photography. She is highly creative and conceptual, and the pre-edited photos are absolutely beautiful."
~ Tanja Kassuba
{Business Professional Head Shots w/Beauty Shots}
I had such a great experience at the photoshoot with Monica and the resulting photos are amazing! Exactly what I was looking for. In addition, she put together the best possible team of make-up artist (Nicole Glendenning) and hair stylist (Nicole Cyrese Eventoff) to make me look my best. I will certainly book her again and I can only recommend her services to anyone! All my friends and family and particularly myself are astonished by the photos she took of me.
~ Ada Vassallo
{Dance Repertoire}
I'm just getting around to saying thank you for a beautiful opportunity to have Alexa photographed!  
My mother-in-law and I really enjoyed watching your amazing work.  You truly are talented!
So happy I met you!  Alexa had a great experience.  Happy to work with you again for my other girls.
Thank you again!  Truly amazing day!
~ Lana Watson
{Athlete's Portfolios / www.FenceOgraphy.com}

"I sent my son, Mark, to have his fencing portrait done after I saw some of Monica Hahn's earlier work. The end result was nothing short of AMAZINGAlthough no one in our family could be considered photogenic, Monica took the time to get to know him and relax him and she was able to capture a very natural feeling during the photo shoot. Even HE was happy with the portraits and there were so many striking photos from which to choose. I can truthfully say that Mark's fencing portraits were 10 times better than his senior portrait and well-worth the cost. I love the idea of portraiture specific to fencing, and Monica goes the extra mile to write up a personal bio to include in his 'Fenceography'. I highly recommend Fenceography studio and Monica Hahn to anyone who is looking for a beautiful and lasting keepsake of their child's fencing life."


~ Nancy Blackwood 
{Athlete's Portfolios / www.FenceOgraphy.com}

"Thank you so much for the photos. Sam looks amazing in them....You are an awesome photographer!!



~ Jaime Ayala 
{Athlete's Portfolios / www.FenceOgraphy.com}

"I had a great experience during my photo-shootwhich was also the first one. Monica Djeu Hahn was very positive, enthusiastic, and encouraging. The way she plays with the lighting is amazing thus creating pictures that give a unique feeling. I loved working with her, I really recommend FenceOgraphy for your fencing pictures for your fencing club or for yourself to have a great memory" 


~ Natalin Po {Emmer}
{Athlete's Portfolios / www.FenceOgraphy.com}

"Thank you for capturing the beautiful shot of my niece, Zander Rhodes and of my son, Chase Emmer."   "Thanks for helping make 2013 memorable.  The albums are fantastic!"  My husband was beyond surprised and speechless.  Once he got his voice back, he says... "Wow!  She's good!" 


Genalyn Po {Rhodes}
{Athlete's Portfolios / www.FenceOgraphy.com}

"The pictures and album were AMAZING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  I totally loved them...They too are phenomenal!!!!!!!!!!!!"  "Zander totally loved the photo shoot and loved the experience...and everyone who has seen your work totally loved it. Everyone has commented on how well you captured emotions in both the candids and the "posed" pictures."


~Jim Gamble
{Modeling Portfolio}

"Monica, it was great spending the afternoon with you. Watching both you and my daughter Maia work was a treat. You are professional, easy to be around, and wow . . ! did you get the greatest shotsYour studio is awesome and I felt privileged to be part of it for the afternoon. Hope to experience a repeat soon. Thanks  Jim



~ Russell Gibbons
{Senior Pictures & Portrait of an Athlete}

"Just a quick note of thanks for working with Tristan this past weekend.  Edna and I truly enjoyed making your acquaintance and hope it was mutual.  As you may have noticed, the brief galleys you shared elicited a bit of an emotional response from me.... seeing your initial images were very powerful.  Edna and I are both excited to see your results.  As I mentioned, I have dabbled in the past and genuinely appreciate what goes into the work you produce."


~ Michelle Mackey
{Teen Photo Shoot Headshots}

"5 Star completely amazing experience -- Monica's talent is outstanding - really captures the inner beauty"


 ~ J.Danielle

{Teen Photo Shoot}

".....The studio is amazing, the atmosphere was very comforting and the day was fun all around. Monica is very talented and definitely knows what she's doing behind the camera. Beautiful photos!! ....Thanks so much Monica!"


~ Patty Zarriello
{Teen / Dance Photo Shoot }

"Thank you so much ... we absolutely love all the photos and couldn't be happier with our purchase!"



~ Natalin Po
{Glam The Dress / Make Over Photo Shoot}

One of the most memorable experience in my life... Glamming it up with Monica Hahn Photography.



~ Alexa & Donna DeCandido~
{Beauty & Fashion Shoot with Dancers flare}
Oh WOW Monica Djeu Hahn, this is gorgeous!!...Thank you so much for an amazing experience!!!...Absolutely stunning!!

~ Annika Canta
{Teen / Dance Photo Shoot }

"My photoshoot with Monica was such a pleasant and fun experience! She makes you feel comfortable in front of the camera and the pictures come out beautifully. Highly recommend for dancers who want a dance photoshoot or anyone who wants amazing pictures :)"


~Rhea M.V.
{Sexy / Boudoir Photo Shoot }
"Monica, simply put - you work magic. With a slightly different angle, different lighting - voila, a gorgeous, flawless photo. I am so happy we did this. I would encourage every woman to treat herself to this. I am so thrilled with all the beautiful photos. Truly an amazing talent you have."
~Lisa K.
{Family Mini Shoot/ Holiday Cards}
"Thank you for accommodating us for the photo shoot last night. It was a great experience and the kids loved it! You really made it fun and comfortable for them. "
~Susan B.
{Model For A Day / Make Over Photo Shoot}
"Monica is such a talented photographer and creative director.  After giving Monica Hahn Photography well-deserved editorial coverage in New Jersey Monthly magazine, I experienced her "Model for a day"; photo session and was wowed by her skill and professionalism.  Monica's keen sense of composition and lighting are evident in the final results and I highly recommend her for any type of portraiture"
~Denise V.
{Fitness Photo Shoot}
"Thank you.  It was an amazing experience from the very begnning!"
~Dana Steed
{Acting/Modeling Head Shots}
"Thank you so much for a wonderful shoot day. Tori loved every second of it and learned so much from you. What a wonderful opportunity to work with you and Alex. We are looking forward to working with you again soon! "
~ Maria Van DeZilver
(Dancer head shots)
Thank you so much!  The photos are spectacular I am so happy to have purchased them all, and can’t wait  to be able to fully share them!  
~ Denise Michelle
Lifestyle & Modeling Shoot / 40 and fabulous
"From the beginning to the end, Monica puts her passion on her sleeves... she will defineately give you more than your money's worth!  Between her well planned out details for the direction of the soot, to her pickiness to get the absolute best lighting, to the execution of the shoot itself, you are in great hands!  It's refreshing and reflected in the quality of her work.  you don't have to worry about your attire, hair or make up... just click, click, click... photos to live for!"
~ Lauren Miller
Modeling Agent (for Daniel Walsh),
Sports & Lifestyle Unlimited Modeling Agency

Wow is all I can say. First off I am so impressed with the variety of locations and poses you were able to get! These turned out incredible, the looks, location changes and backgrounds are all perfect. I have to say I'm also shocked / impressed with how natural Daniel looks in these. This being his first shoot ever, I was expecting a lot less but I am ecstatic with how these turned out so thank you for all your help! I think we are going to be able to book him for a ton of sport specific stuff as well as life-style shoots, especially after seeing these. "