5 Classy Examples of Black and White Boudoir Photography (NSFW)

Having a black and white aesthetic can add a touch of class to boudoir photography.

 

 

When executed correctly, boudoir photography is one of the more polished and artistic genres within the field of photography. Shooting the work in black and white adds an extra layer of sophistication to it, making it extra appealing to those who view it. Of course, other components like strong lighting and an experienced model contribute to giving the imagery and extra edge. But being a master of the black and white look is going to push the photographs a little bit further than the rest. Thankfully, there are incredibly masterful photographers working today in black and white boudoir photography. We’re going to take a look at five of the best.

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Cheap Photo: Master Boudoir, and Nude Photography With These Tutorials

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There’s more to boudoir and nude photography than you think; these tutorials will teach you all you need to know.

Nude photography and boudoir photography are popular genres, but before you think that any photographer can do this type of work, you need to think again. Being a fine art nude photographer, or owning your own boudoir business can introduce you to a field of landmines if you aren’t careful. You need to know how you would conduct yourself, how to would talk to models, and how to write contracts that cover all parties involved. Fortunately, there are a ton of affordable materials that can help navigate this tricky genre. This pack of contract templates is just $24, this fine art nude guide which features 12 videos is only $39, and the Ultimate Boudoir Bundle in a Box for photographers is just $29. If you plan on getting into nude photography, you can’t afford to miss these deals. See them all after the break. Continue reading…

Three Natural Light Setups to Try for Gorgeous Boudoir Photography

Whether you prefer to work with natural light, or don’t have studio lights yet, this boudoir photography tutorial will give you some great ideas.

Working with light to create mood is a significant component of beautiful boudoir photography. Some photographers prefer to do this by shooting in locations with gorgeous natural light. Others prefer working this way to make the most of available light and minimize their shooting setup. If this sounds like something you want to try, let this video tutorial by Los Angeles-based Michael Sasser be your guide on three ways to shoot with natural light for beautiful boudoir portraits.

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Boudoir Photographer Jen Rozenbaum on Using Photography for Healing

Boudoir Photographer Jen Rozenbaum talked to the Phoblographer’s Dan Ginn about how she’s evolved as a photographer and her business.

“Do you feel like photography is helping you with body confidence and helping you with where you are?” asks Dan to Boudoir Photographer Jen Rozenbaum in our latest video. Jen goes on to relate about how she’s been finding a way to turn her battle with cancer into something beautiful. And if you’ve been following the famous photographer, you’ll know just about what that journey has been like for her.

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For $29: Boudoir Photography Tutorial Pack and 300+ Lightroom Presets

We’ve got an exclusive deal for Phoblographer readers who shoot Boudoir.

We’ve got some pretty great news for you all: we’ve teamed up with PhotoWhoa to bring you all a pretty awesome package if you’re into boudoir photography, intimate portraiture, etc. Best of all, it’s only $29! This special package was put together in collaboration with PhotoWhoa and is an exclusive for Phoblographer’s readers. For those of you who want to find new inspiration to make your images pop (and give your clients a fresh new look) we’ve got over 300+ Lightroom presets. And now that you’ve got those snazzy new presets, we’ve got a package for you to help you in your marketing plan to get new clients including contract bundles, promo emails, pricing structures, etc.

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Cheap Photo: Grab The Ultimate Boudoir Photography Bundle for $29! 24 Hours Only.

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If you’re looking to up your boudoir photography game, this ‘buy one get one’ bundle is for you.

Are you a boudoir photographer? Have you been thinking about branching out into this genre of photography? If you answered yes to either of these questions this boudoir photography bundle is for you. For just 24 hours you can get 1,500 boudoir photography poses and the Ultimate Boudoir Startup bundle for just $29! That means you can save over $400 on this amazing deal. Continue reading…

Using A Reflector For Natural Light Boudoir Photography

Featured Image Is A Screen Grab From The Video Featured In This Post. All Credit To Jen Rozenbaum and Westcott.

If you have not heard; reflectors are a natural light photographers best friend. These handy discs help photographers bounce light, filling in the shadows on a subject in a pleasing way. Natural light photography is incredibly popular in the boudoir niche, and today we have a great video showing how to use a reflector to make the most out of the window light available. Continue reading…

Using a 50mm Lens for Natural Light Boudoir Photography

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As societal taboos ebb and flow, Boudoir Photography has been on the rise, becoming a more common and accepted niche of photography than it ever has been. Many of you have likely seen boudoir work by photographers you follow and have maybe been thinking about getting into it a little yourself. If so, this post is for you as we share some great points for utilizing natural light and a 50mm lens to create some fun boudoir imagery. Continue reading…

Critsey Rowe: Bridal Boudoir Photography, Retouching and Ideas

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All images by Critsey Rowe of Couture Boudoir. Used with permission

Critsey Rowe of Couture Boudoir is the author of “Boudoir Photography- The Complete Guide To Shooting Intimate Portraits“. Critsey teaches boudoir workshops and seminars across the nation and abroad. She’s been featured in magazines, on television and on podcasts talking about her work. It goes without saying that she is a photographer that is well respected in the industry.

Critsey works with clients to create beautiful boudoir images that make them feel more confident about themselves and like many portrait shooters, she likes to tell a story about people. And when it comes to Bridal Boudoir Photography, each person has their own unique and specific story.

You can check out more of her work on InstagramTwitterPinterest, and Facebook.

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Shamelessly Feminine: The Business of Boudoir Photography

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All images by Jennifer Rozenbaum. Used with permission. PS: we’re working on a few boudoir pieces in time for WPPI. But we’re keeping them to a minimum.

Jen Rozenbaum was recently featured on creativeLive and makes her living as a boudoir photographer. She states that she embraces her femininity while allowing women to embrace their own. “By daring her clients to shed their clothes, they begin to shed their inhibitions.” is what her bio states. She’s also presenting this year at WPPI.

Jen is a woman that is seemingly very to the point; and that ethic is reflected in the specific ways that she works with clients.

The WPPI Wedding & Portrait Photography Conference+Expo is the premier industry event for photographers and filmmakers specializing in the creative and business aspects of wedding and portrait photography and filmmaking. Each year, nearly 13,000 professional and aspiring photographers and filmmakers attend WPPI to learn new techniques from industry leaders, build new relationships to grow their business, experience new products and solutions from major manufacturers to improve their productivity, and enjoy the many attractions in Las Vegas. February 26-March 5, MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

By using the promo code “WPPI50” you can get $50 off the “Full Platform Pass” which is regularly $299 ($249 with promo code).

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Caroline Ross: The Basics of Boudoir Photography

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All images by Caroline Ross. Used with permission.

Photographer Caroline Ross hails from Vancouver and is a wedding and portrait photographer. What she eventually started to see is that brides-to-be started asking for boudoir sessions, and Caroline happily complied. Boudoir is a mysterious subject to many: it is centered around a woman’s sensuality and is all about not only making them feel amazing about themselves, but also about delivering a package to their fiancé.

We chatted with Caroline about posing, the basics of Boudoir Photography and working with nervous brides-to-be. Be sure to also check her out on Instagram and Facebook.

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This $19 Photography Software Resizes Images Without Detail Loss, More

If you want to optimize images for the web, grab some presets, or learn some new skills, you need to check out these deals on photography software.

We know the challenges of uploading our images to the web. Sometimes file sizes can be huge, and we have to take into account things like data caps. Fortunately, there is a piece of software that can resize your images without detail loss, and right now it’s just $19! There are deals on presets like this bundle of 7500 LR presets for $29, this bundle of 2500 Photoshop overlays for $29, and this bundle of Affinity presets for $19! there are also great deals on tutorials like this 7-1 Nude Photography video learning bundle, which is just $69, and you can learn all there is to know about landscape photography for only $29! Check out more photography software deals after the break.

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Cheap Photo: 20 PS Actions Just $1.99, and Lots More Photography Deals

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You won’t find better photography deals on Photoshop actions, Tutorials, or Lightroom presets anywhere else on the web.

Now is the perfect time to learn some new skills or to work on your huge library of images, and we’ve found the best deals to help you do both without breaking the bank. Want to learn about the boudoir business? The Boudoir Photoshoot Marketing Bundle is just $19.99. Do you want to become an Instagram master? Check out the Instagram 101 tutorial, which is just $19. You can learn all about Lightroom with Serge Ramelli for $19.95, landscape photography with Scott Kelby for $17.38, and how to pose anyone with Lindsay Adler for only $20.49! You can also pick up 20 Photoshop actions for just $1.99, and there are bundles of Lightroom presets starting at just $29, and a Capture One Styles pack for just $39! Come and check out all the other photography deals we have found on tutorials, presets, software, and more after the break.

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Cheap Photo: Stock Up on Cheap Photography Accessories While You Can

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We’ve found some great deals on photography accessories, so stock up and be ready for when we can get out and shoot again.

Looking for some great deals on photography accessories, or on presets and photoshop actions? You’re in the right place. We have found deals on camera bags like the Tenba DNA 15 Messenger, which is just $139.99, and the Lowepro Fastpack BP250, which is just $89.99! Maybe you need some accessories for your computer? You can pick up a wireless 2TB Hard Drive with an integrated SD reader from Western Digital for only $149.99, and the Datacolor SpyderX Pro is only $151.88! You can also save 50% on select Lightroom presets and Photoshops actions by using the code EXCLUSIVE50 at checkout. This means you can get over 1500 Lightroom presets for just $14.50, and over 2500 Photoshop overlays for only $14.50! Join us after the break to see all the deals on must-have photography accessories.

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Photography Cheat Sheet: Making Money as a Photographer

Want to be a professional photographer? Today’s photography cheat sheet suggests 36 different ways to earn money through your snaps!

At some point in your photography stint, you might want to start shooting professionally. Or, you may have ventured into the craft of photography with the eventual goal of making money from your work. Whichever the case, we’re sure today’s featured photography cheat sheet will provide some cool ideas on how to make money as a photographer – 36 different ways, in fact!

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Nude Photography: Why They Do It And Why I Don’t (NSFW)

Let’s talk about nude photography and the male photographer’s motivation…

Nude photography continues to divide opinion. While many view it as art, some see it as an opportunity for photographers to get cheap kicks. It’s fair to think that some men will only be motivated by the opportunity to see naked women, it’s also reasonable to accept the intentions of others will go way beyond that and come from a place of authentic creativity. Intrigued by the motivations, I wanted to explore the topic further – whilst also sharing my personal perspective on the subject.

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Boudoir Photographers with Under 10k Instagram Followers Worth a Click

Are you a fan of boudoir photography? If yes, then you need to be following these photographers.

By the time you’ve finished this article, we’re confident you will be screaming at your screen, “How have they got less than 10k Instagram followers?” But as surprising as it is, these talented bunch of nude and boudoir photographers have yet to get over the 10k line. Hopefully, we can help them! So if you like the shape of the human body, get excited by authentic creativity, and are mesmerized by natural beauty, then we encourage you to keep reading!

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Nude Photography: Models Share How Not to Be Creepy (NSFW)

Do you feel like getting into nude photography? Well, here’s how not to do it in a creepy way.

Nude photography can be a sensitive subject. Whilst there’s nothing controversial about the human body, the same cannot always be said about a photographer’s intentions. For many, their motives are honest and they just want to create. However, for others, it’s sad to say that they’re looking for cheap thrills and ways to take advantage of a vulnerable situation. There’s also the camp that has all the best intentions in the world but still manages to tick the creepy male photographer box. So if you’re new to this or need to reflect on your own approach, here are some tips from The Phoblographer and active models working in the industry.

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Save an Extra 20% on Presets or Photography Software (24hrs Only)

Build your collection of Lightroom presets, Photoshop actions, and photography guides and software on the cheap.

Saving time in post, making amazing photos in Photoshop, and learning new tricks and skills. We all love to do these things, and we all love saving money. So put all of them together and you have a thing of beauty. We found some amazing Lightroom presets, and Photoshop Actions and Overlay bundles, and some spectacular photography software and guides on sale for crazy low prices. Right now you can take an additional 20% off all of the prices listed below for the next 24 hours! 9,000 Lightroom Presets for just $39! Wow! 1,000 Photoshop overlays for only $29! That’s a steal! There’s a whole lot more. Come in to see all of the incredible photography software, tutorials, presets, and overlays you can get for next to nothing this Memorial Day! Continue reading…

Cheap Photo: Save an Extra 20% On Class Leading Photography Software, Presets, Overlays + Tutorials

With these photography software deals you’ll be able to save both time and money!

As photographers we do everything we can to spend more time behind the camera and less time in front of a computer, and these photography software and tutorial deals will help us do just that. Right now you can save an additional 20% on class leading Lightroom presets, Photoshop actions and overlays, and amazing tutorials. You can get over 16,000 Lightroom presets for just $39 and can save another 20% off of that price. Save over $500 when you get the Ultimate Image Editing Bundle, and really up your Boudoir photography game with the Ultimate Boudoir Bundle for Photographers for just $29. These prices are already low but remember, you can save an ADDITIONAL 20% off of these prices when you use the code TGIFPW20 at checkout. Continue reading…

Cheap Photo: Fuji-Palooza! Save Big on Fujifilm Lenses and Cameras Plus Many Other Great Photography Deals

If you’re a Fujifilm lover, or just get excited about sales in general, you’re going to love these photography deals!

Fujifilm users (and potential new owners) rejoice! There are some excellent deals to be had on new Fujifilm cameras (including the X-T3), and on Fujifilm lenses. We have also found many other great photography deals that include cameras and lenses from Canon, Nikon, Sony, and Panasonic, not to mention outstanding software and tutorial deals too!

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