The main point I’d like you to take from this point is that confidence is not needed to do a boudoir session; confidence comes from booking yourself a boudoir session. It’s the act of putting yourself first that makes you feel more empowered and confident.
As women, we are taught to behave. While some of us straight up reject that mentality, many of us internalize it and have a hard time letting loose. I think this really is something we need to un-learn. Because, I'm sorry (not sorry), but what society tells us is “perfect” is friggin boring to me.
Wake up (Sleep in), slowly make an overly indulgent breakfast, take kids for walk/bike ride (or four), think about doing more than an hour of work (but don’t), think about doing a home work out (but don’t), try not to check the news, actually keep the house tidy because...
This wasn't our first time camping through National Parks Last July, my husband Dave and I flew the kids down to Florida to stay with the grandparents for a week while we whisked away to camp through the National Parks. The first time we did this was in 2018 and that time we went to […]
I’m going to begin this blog post of the reason why you deserve your own boudoir photography session with an excerpt from a previous blog post. [A few weeks ago] I was photographing a woman in her 50s who broke down right before her session was about to begin. She said to me, “Who am […]
Boudoir photo shoots are kind of a new thing for the general public. A Boudoir Photo Shoot is for Any Woman Throughout the years, models and actresses were the only ones you’d see posed intimately in a professional photography studio setting. The life of a model and/or actress, in and of itself, is a pretty […]
When you think of glamour photography, what pops into your head? I’ll tell you what comes to mine: the 1990s, big hair, bright makeup, a boa or a big string of pearls, star filters, and JCPenney. Here’s a snapshot of google image results. Bahaha-- kinda dyin’ right now. Luckily, personal style and also photography style […]
So you’ve just booked your boudoir photo shoot with the perfect photographer, and now you’re wondering how to go about planning for it. What should you do before your photoshoot, and what are the big no-nos? It’s taken many years of photographing boudoir sessions to come up with the advice on my Boudoir prep sheet. […]
As a boudoir photographer, I am constantly faced with the question of, “What makes a photo sexy?” It’s not that people are constantly asking me that exact question, but I have to answer that for myself every time consult with a client, every time I go into a shoot and take a photo, and every […]
La Femme Boudoir Studio has moved to Hartford, CT! Hey guys, we moved!! And our new boudoir studio is located at 56 Arbor St, Hartford CT and is incredible. Three HUGE floor to ceiling windows filling the room with natural light. String lights through the ceiling beams, carefully curated furniture, minimalistic... everything we've ever wanted. […]
Mini Sessions are a bit different than traditional, longer sessions. Our time is more limited, and we work more under pressure. That being said, less time can allow for the best kinds of photos! Less posed, real moments. This is a chance to let personalities shine. But sometimes that pressure can lead to a bit […]
So a couple months back I signed into LinkedIn for the first time in years. I started going through them and other suggested connections and I was astounded at how many professionals and entrepreneurs were using cell phone photos as professional profile photos. Nevermind the ones where they just cropped their own face
It's that time of the year again! Celebrate this holiday with a portrait of you & your favorite people ❤ Reserve Your Mini! Are you a mother, spouse, friend, son, daughter, or parent looking for the perfect gift to give this holiday season? 🌷 If you're a husband, trust me when I tell you […]
How to Prepare for your Boudoir Session: Read about how to pick the right Boudoir photographer, choose location, and outfits for your upcoming boudoir session.