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Boudoir Hair and Makeup

If you've looked around the boudoir world you may have noticed that we are a little different than most of the other boudoir photographers. One of the differences is that we don't provide a hair and makeup artist for our clients. Why? We want you to be at your most...

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Pregnancy Boudoir

Pregnancy is an amazing time. You are growing a human being inside your body. Creating life! How awesome is that? Building a family as a symbol of the love between you and your partner is deeply romantic. I've heard tell that there are some women who skip through...

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Posing for Boudoir

We've been specializing in boudoir photography in the Boston area for more than four years now and we have found that the most important thing for a boudoir photographer to master is posing. Assuming that every professional photographer should already have generalized...

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Wedding Boudoir Gift!

You're getting married! Congratulations! You've got so much to think about and so much to do. Unless you're making a quick pit stop at the court house, even the smallest weddings have a lot of details to take care of. Venues, churches, food, wardrobe, bands, DJs,...

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How We Got Started!

If you're following this blog at all you probably already know a little bit about us. We specialize in boudoir photography in the Boston area. We are married. Twenty four years. Can you believe it? I know, it seems impossible. We look so young. Surely we were 12 when...

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The Face You Earn

"I wish I had done this 20 years ago." "Can you take out the wrinkles?" "We need to hide the sagging." When clients come in for a boudoir photography session we hear all of this and more. They are sometimes looking for a fantasy version of themselves. Or maybe just an...

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Men in Boudoir

We are boudoir photographers. And most of the time that means we photograph women. But sometimes there are men. We have been asked to shoot couples in a boudoir situation and we have also photographed some men. I kind of hate the term dudeouir so I don't generally use...

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Bring It!

Our last blog post talked about what to wear for your boudoir photography session. This time we're going to talk about the ways you can personalize your shoot. Some of that falls into wardrobe and some of it doesn't. Whether you are doing boudoir simply for yourself...

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I Haven’t a Thing to Wear!

You've decided you want to do a boudoir photo shoot. You've scheduled the appointment. The preparations begin. And then you think to yourself, "I haven't a thing to wear!" Don't panic. You're probably wrong about that. We have a lot of clients tell us they aren't "the...

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Crying In the Dressing Room

In our last blog post I briefly mentioned a topic that I said was so big it would need its own post. This is that post. It's not really about boudoir photography. But it kind of is. The other day I went shopping in downtown Boston with my 13 year old daughter and her...

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My Partner Loves My Butt, But I Don’t!

"What is your partner's favorite part of your body?" It's not the most important question we ask our clients when they come for a boudoir photography session, but it does give us a lot of insight. And not just the obvious things you might think of. When a client says...

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Not Another Blog Post About Poorly Fitting Bras

Okay ladies, I'm going to tell you something that you’ve probably heard many, many times before. Most of you will think I'm not talking about you, but chances are very good that I am. You are wearing the wrong size bra. We've all heard it. Oprah has told us. Those bra...

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Boudoir For Couples

There is no such thing as a typical "boudoir photography" customer.  While there are generally more female customers than male, and they are generally over 30 years old, there are very few factors that define a typical customer due to the fact that everyone has...

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How Is Boudoir Different From Regular Photography?

Photography is the art form involving the capture of imagery with a camera, and the presentation of those images using a wide variety of techniques and aspects.  There are many different forms of photography that all are covered under the umbrella of "photography,"...

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How Is Boudoir Photography Different?

Boudoir photography is a specialized form of photography.  Because of the differences between the two, additional training and attention to detail is necessary within boudoir that is not necessary in traditional forms.  While the mechanics of the creation of visual...

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The Perfect Gift

Do you have a special person in your life that has everything and you cannot for the life of you figure out what to get for a gift? Well if that special person is a spouse or a significant other, how about getting them the gift of boudoir photography? No, we are not...

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Boudoir Photography and Self-Esteem

Self-esteem is an issue that many people all over the world deal with on a regular basis.  We are forced every day to see images and videos featuring people who are supposed to be the pinnacles of beauty, and who the rest of society should take their cues from....

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Keep Calm And Look Beautiful, Boudoir For Beginners

So you have decided to get a boudoir photo shoot done.  Maybe it is a gift for your special partner, or maybe it is just for yourself.  No matter why you are getting it done, the main thing to remember is that you are going to be having intimate photos of yourself...

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Boudoir Photographs, For Yourself Or For Others?

Boudoir photographs are specifically designed to show the model in an intimate position, either in various stages of undress or in poses that may convey sexiness or erotica.  Because of the intimate nature of the images themselves, many people ask the question "is...

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The Art Of Boudoir

Photography in itself is an art form.  With the advent of camera phones and advanced editing software, the lines between a photographer and a person who takes good pictures may have grown closer together, but in reality the art of photography can never be replaced by...

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Boudoir Photography, Making You Beautiful

Boudoir photography is misunderstood by many, and is sometimes confused with pornography or erotica.  While boudoir has nothing at all to do with pornography and has some similarities to erotica, it is actually it's own form of art and should not be put into the same...

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Boudoir Photography Is Personal Erotica

If you have ever considered giving your partner the gift of a sexy selfie, then you probably already realize how much your partner appreciates it.  As we get older and our relationships get more calm and less chaotic, we find ourselves doing less and less of this type...

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Can Boudoir Photography Spice Up My Relationship?

At some point in every relationship, things begin to become kind of routine.  Not necessarily that either person is bored, just that the grind of daily life, work, kids and responsibilities starts to take priority over the fun of the relationship.  People feel...

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