My name is Spooky Sally,
I’m the photographer
and founder of
Cherrymuffin Studios.

Tanja Ortmaier aka Spooky Sally is the lead-creative and founder of Cherrymuffin Studios. 
She started her photographic career about 20 years ago, her art has been published in several magazines and books all over the world.

She is well known for her longtime work with Hot Rod magazine, “Smokin Shutdown, and for her cheeky PinUp photography. International models of the vintage scene and musicians fill the pages of her portfolio, But wait, she also turns people like you and me into shooting stars!

Her imagery is colorful and vibrant, but the world of monochrome suits her just as well. She captures dramatic black and white Hollywood Glamour photos that will throw you right back to the 20-60s.
Together with her teammates she founded The Vintagizers, click here to learn more about them!

Interviews (german language):  ox-fanzine    faces of vegas 



From simple portraits to dramatic black and white hollywood glamour, from cute PinUps to sharp Band Portraits, from eventphotography to vintage portaits.

vintage looks

Sally is well educated in vintage looks from the 20’s to the 70’s, Nevertheless she’s not afraid to combine vintage with modern styles

Flyer & designs

Sally also developed some nice graphic skills to offer stylish flyer/poster/business card designs

Book us for your event!

We teamed up as “The Vintagizers” to bring ready-made photosets to your event. Spoil your guests with something special”

Why Choose Sally?

light composure

Mastering light wether it is sun or rain.
Studio or Outdoor.

Professional skills

Educated Photographer with 3.5 years of apprenticeship, diploma and 20 years of experience

pro Equipment

Top notch technology for top notch results

kind & patient

Sometime it’s hard to open up in front of the camera and a to foreign person. But Sally has all the patience and won’t let you down. Supporting you with discretion, empathy, sympathy and all the directions needed.

unique vision

That’s what brings the photos alive!
An eye for the perfect moment and a love for details makes everything complete.


retouching according to the desired look – might be natural  with just some basic color adjustments or the big deal – with full body shaping or creating complete new backgrounds in Photoshop

Our Team

click on images to see details

Spooky Sally

Owner & Photographer

Sally’s instagram
CS instagram
CS facebook


St. Anchor

Graphic Design


Sammy Scissors



Miss Nina

MakeUp & Hair




Latest News

Hangar Rockin 2018
July 20, 2018

>> Sorry english folks, I'm currently working on fixing the bilingual issues. so far I'll only blog in german language. feel free to follow me on instagram, where I usually post in e...

Vanin' with Steffi & Marcello
April 22, 2018

I had one of those shootings today where you just don't wanna stop! I met with my friend Steffi and her fiancé Marcello. Both are super skilled artists which always makes me nervous because y...

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