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Black Friday Special

Our Limited Black Friday Sessions are here!
Only ten sessions available at this price.



BW Photography Studios' biggest sale of the Year with our Black Friday portrait special!

You SAVE over 75% on your session fee through this special with a $300 Print Credit!

*Book your session dates in 2024.


Our normal price for this experience is $890;

But if you sign up today, we are offering the 40 Over 40 Portrait Experience

for $500 OFF making this limited time offer ONLY $390.




As one of of the 10 Black Friday Slots, you will receive:

1. Wardrobe Consultation

We sit with you and discuss how YOU want to be photographed and to plan the wardrobe & styling.  We can even match your home décor for images you want to hang on the wall.

4. Reveal Session

This is where you will see all of your images at the studio & select your gifted image/order your favorites 14 days after your photo shoot.

2. Professional Hair & Makeup

A pampering session with makeup artistry and hairstyling so you look your best from our master hair and makeup artist.  You will leave looking like a star so plan a night out after.

5. VIP Membership

You will be entered into our BW Photo Studios Ladies Only VIP Facebook Group

Where we share all of our behind the scene videos, tips and special discounts to our MOST exclusive clients.

3. Portrait Of Your Choice

You will receive One fine art matted portrait WITH matching high resolution digital image.(a $350 value). Additional photographs and products are available for purchase.

6. Featured In Our Gala Exhibit

When the portrait series is complete in 2023, you will be celebrated in an exhibition featuring a portrait of each of the fabulous 40 women over 40 that BW Photography Studio has photographed and receive 2 free tickets to attend!

*Black Friday BONUS*

Along with ALL of this above you ALSO get

$300 in Print Credits that you can use to get additional digital images, collections or prints of your choice. 

Essentially making your entire session almost FREE!

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Reclaim Your Power!

You've reached a point in life where you feel a newfound sense of self-assurance and wisdom, but often, society overlooks the beauty and grace that comes with age. You may have noticed a lack of representation in the media and advertising world, leaving you feeling unseen and underappreciated. Perhaps you've struggled to find someone who truly understands and celebrates the unique qualities that define you. It's time to break free from the confines of ageism and reclaim your power!

You Deserve This!

You deserve more than just a simple snapshot; you deserve a transformative experience that honors your individuality and showcases the radiant woman you've become.

Consider the missed opportunities to document the chapters of your life that are now distant memories. Each passing year adds new depth and character to your story, and it deserves to be immortalized through breathtaking portraits. Don't let time slip away without leaving a visual legacy that can be cherished by you and generations to come.


You've Come to the Right Place

Introducing this exclusive 40 Over 40 portrait experience tailored specifically for women over 40.  As a dedicated and passionate portrait photographer, I am committed to celebrating your beauty, wisdom, and strength through captivating imagery that tells your unique story.


With my expertise and a keen eye for detail, we will embark on a collaborative journey to unveil the timeless beauty that radiates from within you. Together, we'll create a safe and empowering environment where you can fully express yourself, embracing your individuality and celebrating the milestones that have shaped your life.


Through carefully crafted lighting, composition, and artistic direction, I will capture the essence of your spirit, freezing moments in time that reflect your confidence, elegance, and grace. Whether you're seeking professional headshots, intimate portraits, or a transformative makeover experience, I am dedicated to providing you with exceptional service and unforgettable results.


Don't let societal norms define your worth. Embrace the power of age and let your true self shine through extraordinary portraits that reflect your beauty, wisdom, and resilience. It's time to reclaim your narrative and redefine what it means to be a woman over 40.

Take the first step towards celebrating your unique journey by scheduling your personalized portrait session today. Let us create captivating images that will serve as a testament to your strength, your beauty, and your timeless allure. Together, let's unveil the extraordinary woman you are!

WHY 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s++,

My name is Brad Whitlock, I have been a professional Wedding & Portrait photographer in the Charlotte Area for over 15 years and this is the most powerful portrait series that I have worked on with clients to date and I can't wait to meet you!


I started my portrait business because I wanted to create one of a kind memories that show the true beauty of each subject that I capture.


By being a part of the 40 over 40 experience you will have fun, be fulfilled and it just might transform how you see yourself. So join me on this incredible adventure.  Just Remember . . . it is ALL about you.

With over 15 Years experience in weddings and portraits, our studio has had the pleasure of being printed in many national magazines and won multiple customer service awards.  Brad, our Lead Photographer was just honored with Canon Cameras Certified Masters of Light Awards in 2023!

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What Other Clients are Saying So Far


Christie M.

Thank you, thank you, thank you!  you are an expert in making everyone feel good, happy and welcome. Oh and a terrific photographer too!


Sarah J.

My photos are STUNNING! Thank you so, so much. They are all just spectacular and a gift I will treasure always. We are really grateful. You are just amazing. Just a talented photographer. I can't thank you enough!


Nadine L.

A picture is worth a thousand words, but your pictures left me speechless. You catch the beauty and essence of being a woman. You are amazing and truly fun to work with and I plan to recommend you to all of my friends!


Ursula M.

Encouraged by a friend, I decided to celebrate my life’s journey thus far, with a studio session. Embracing the here and now, with acceptance and knowledge, knowing that the future is bright. You won’t forget this experience!


Liz M.

Brad instantly put me at ease, and had great ideas for my session. His talent for capturing people is also complimented by his professionalism, kindness and fantastic work ethic. Brad is such a dream to work with. I love the results, and the only challenge was choosing the best shots!

Just One Story That Moves Us

Meet Lynn, one of our beautiful ladies that signed up for our 40 over 40 Portrait Experience.  Listen to her story and then you can see just one of the many reasons we decided to take part in this project.  Don't miss your opportunity to have an adventure and experience like this and share with the world, your unique story all while being pampered and celebrated!




Complete custom photo session design Advice on colors, styling
and fit. You may wear any of the couture pieces in our studio wardrobe  during your shoot, if you desire.

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Camera-ready Custom Make-up application by our skillful on site make-up artist (you meet her, you love her!)

Glammed up or natural/refined, it's all up to you! Light hairstyling for picture perfect results!

Covergirl for a day! You will enjoy a fully, expertly guided magazine-style photoshoot.

Not photogenic? Nonsense! It is not your job to be. I've got you! It is my job to connect and make you comfortable, to show you in your best light with flattering posing.

To Showcase the 40 Over 40 Series:

YOUR STORY + VIDEO INTERVIEW about what beauty means to you, etc. Your story will be used to showcase the series at my upcoming 40 Over 40 Portrait Exhibition and on our website, blog and social media platforms so we can share how FABULOUS you are with the world.


• That interview may be shared on my website, blog and social media.

• Before and After makeover photos may be shown.

• Other conditions may apply.


All women 39+ and up are invited. I have photographed stunning images of women of different shapes and sizes; women with different tastes, from different backgrounds and with different views of life. The BW Photo Studios experience is an exciting, pampering, indulgent adventure, custom tailored and focused on YOU!

Think about how you want to be captured, what does your legacy look like? Our passion is to take the every-day woman and give her an unforgettable celebrity-style, magazine photoshoot experience.

It's about so much more than just "taking pretty pictures." Our hope is for you to truly reconnect with yourself, see your beauty & spirit the way others already see you.

Helping women over 40 and above
to be seen and appreciated worldwide.

Want to share with a friend in another area who’s also navigating this age of life? Check out my fellow amazing photographer friends all over the globe who specialize in lighting, posing and the artistry of photographing the beauty of women over 40 & over 50.


BW Photography Studio

532 Academy Street, McAdenville, NC 28101

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