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After the Pandemic: Looking to Continue the Nude Tattooed Project

Lightspeed Research asked more than 1000 people across the USA about their perceptions of body art and it turned out 59 percent of the women surveyed have tattoos compared to just 41 percent of men. But women get their ink in different shapes and sizes than men and the act of putting a piece of art on their skin is often a shared experience.

After the Virus: Do You Want to Be the Star of a New Book

With any luck at all, the current health crisis will behind us, sooner hopefully than later. And I expect two things not to change: Number 1, we’ll be back open for business and Number 2, we’ll need models to photograph and kick-start our business, help us recharge...

Let’s Celebrate the Month of May

"I thought that spring must last forevermore; for I was young and loved, and it was May." —Vera Brittain Thе word Mау comes frоm the name Mаіа, who just happens to bе a Greek Goddess— thе Goddess of fertility. Aраrt frоm thе fertility раrt, she also hарреnѕ tо bе thе...

What Should You Wear for Your Intimate Portrait?

Our answer to the above question is always the same: Whatever you want. There is no one style that fits all of the possible concepts found in intimate portraiture and the truth is that, as I've mentioned in a previous post, you don’t need to wear much or anything at...

Clothes On, Clothes Off: It’s Always Your Choice

Next to questions about nudity—and the answer, as always, is “it’s your decision.”—the next most asked question we hear from our clients is about posing. For many people their personal experience with posing for a portrait goes back to their high school or wedding...

Making Your Portrait On Location: At Home

Shooting boudoir images on location mean you’re going to have to be creative about where and when you shoot but the results as in today’s image can be unique and something different. The best places are those that  accommodate to the client’s needs, not just...
Welcome to Our Annual April Fool’s Day Sale

Welcome to Our Annual April Fool’s Day Sale

First of all, this is no April Fool's joke; it's all about having fun at your next intimate portraiture session! It's a sale and it's free*. Clients who schedule their boudoir photography sessions during the day (10:00AM- 3:00PM) for Monday through Friday session from...

On Location Glamour Shoots Create a Different Look

On Location Glamour Shoots Create a Different Look

And ain't I a woman? Look at me! Look at my arm! I have ploughed and planted, and gathered into barns, and no man could head me! And ain't I a woman? —Sojourner Truth Shooting images on location mean you’re going to have to be creative about where and when you shoot...

Using Window Lighting for a Natural Look

Using Window Lighting for a Natural Look

A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.—Denis Waitley One of the most classic forms of lighting for intimate portraiture is window light. Long before the invention of the electrical light bulb in 1879,...

Soft Focus or Sharp Boudoir Photographs?

Soft Focus or Sharp Boudoir Photographs?

Sharp or soft focus? It’s your choice. During the 1950’s and 60’s, glamour photographers preferred crisply rendered images but as the 70’s moved on the trend was to add touch of softness—sometimes a lot—in order to add a more dreamy element to their portraits. And to...

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