WELCOME to the Ultimate Edge Blog! I am Nikki and I am a New Jersey based newborn, boudoir, and wedding photographer. I hope you grab some coffee and enjoy browsing through my latest work, helpful resources, and getting a little peak into my life! I am so glad you have stopped by and I hope to stay awhile! :) 

Nikki Bantum

January 2, 2021

2020 is a year we can all agree was challenging but there was still so much beauty in all the chaos. It is hard to see the happiness that 2020 did contain, but I promise you it was there! I have compiled a list of the Best of 2020 session where every one of my […]

October 7, 2020

Nikki Bantum

These two are finally and officially engaged! I say officially because I did a photoshoot of Cassidy and Joe earlier in the year and blogged it as an engagement session and all their friends and some family started to freak out because they thought Cassidy and Joe were engaged. That was not the case though […]

Nikki Bantum

June 28, 2020

Photographers say that photographing a wedding is the most stressful job a photographer could photograph. That is a lie! There is something about proposals that are the most nerve-wracking, stressful, and anxiety-filled moments that you could ever experience as a photographer. It is that exact moment when they go down on one knee and the […]

April 19, 2020

Nikki Bantum

batsto village proposal

I scheduled a Christmas card photoshoot with Michael Hook Photography so that we had some nice images of us. Plus, we literally had no professional image of us together. I wanted the fall look but the way ours and Mikes schedules worked out we were basically in winter by the time we were able to […]

Nikki Bantum

November 6, 2019

Nick asked me to photograph his proposal to Rosie about a month before it actually happens and I was so excited and anxious when the day came! I always get anxious before capturing proposals I think because my couple’s nervousness rubs off onto me as well as just an adrenaline rush!Rosie is a local photographer […]