Cate's Portfolio




Cate Scaglione is an international award winning Intimate Portrait photographer based in Red Bank, New Jersey. Known for her poetic visual approach to women’s illustrative portraiture and boudoir photography, Cate creates sensually affirming artistic experiences for her clients designed to empower the feminine spirit. In her seven-plus years as a women’s photographer, Cate has become known as one of the top boudoir photography studios in the U.S. and is a widely celebrated studio among clients and media throughout NYC and NJ. In her luxurious studio setting, she focuses on boudoir, glamour, maternity, young adult and dreamy fine art portrait commissions.


Prior to her career in photography, Cate was the Creative Director of Global Advertising for Fortune 500 companies including American Express. In this role, she oversaw celebrity endorsement advertising campaigns including television, print ads, radio and reality TV show development. With over a decade of experience, she became an expert in luxury brand experiences and helping to launch new businesses with innovative customer experiences. Logging many hours on creative sets, Cate was inspired by photo shoots she executed with celebrity photographers such as Annie Liebovitz and Peter Yang, to name a few.


Leveraging her past experience in brand building, Cate has been a sought-after brand consultant for businesses around the world including photographers, industry vendors large and small, and other creative entrepreneurs.


She is also a speaker and ambassador at several top international photography conferences each year.


In addition to WPPI Accolades for women’s portraiture, Cate Scaglione was previously a contributing writer to PPA’s Professional Photographer Magazine. She has also been featured in a multitude of TV, print and online media, including New York Times, Huffington Post, Grace Ormand Wedding Style, the Knot Magazine and television media including: NBC Dateline, Bravo TV Network, WB 11 News, VH-1, and a plethora of local press.


An active member of her local business community, she serves as Marketing Committee leader in the Red bank Business Alliance and is a volunteer with several local charities.


She resides in Middletown, New Jersey with her husband and three children. 




Cate is a proud member of WPPI, PPA and AIBP (Association Of International Boudoir Photographers), A Contributing Educator with the DO MORE Photoraphers forum, and a founding blog writer for The Business of Boudoir blog.