Special Report: Sexy snapshots
The beaming couple, the blushing bride and romantic moments captured on camera.
But an all new "wives club" is turning the pages on tradition; letting the lense catch them in some sexy situations.
It's a growing trend, more and more brides are no longer blushing, they're paying anywhere from several hundred to a couple thousand dollars for photos revealing what's underneath the gown.
"A way to show your husband the things that he doesn't see; to see how much effort you put into looking good for him on that day."
Sometimes the bride models for these flirtatious photos wearing as little as lingerie and a veil, and sometimes the photographer is given the go ahead to go behind the scenes.
Daphne Weld Nichols/Fantasy Photography
"Before the wedding, I will be as unobtrusive, you won't even know I'm there. She's getting into her stockings and she's getting into her little corselet, doing her hair, having her make-up done."
Experts say brides are much more independent. They know how hard they've worked to look perfect for the big day, and they want to show it off.
Andreatte is a systems engineer who wants to remember what she looked like on her wedding day.
"It's very beautifully taken. Everything is very tasteful. It's sexy but it's not over the top by any means."
Lisa gave the pictures to her husband but plans to keep them out of her wedding album.
"That's what it did for me made me feel a little more self confidant."
But, we caught up with some brides who plan to keep the undressing behind closed doors.
"I'm not comfortable with a photographer even capturing those kinds of pictures and images."
One wedding worry, the provocative pics getting into the wrong hands in the future.
"I really wouldn't want my kids to see that."
While some brides plan to stick with tradition, others are showing not all brides are blushing when it comes to these sexy snapshots.
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