Boudoir portraits are intimate by nature. The provide an intimate, private look at subjects and are intended for those who have a close emotional relationship with the subjector in some cases, are made for the subject herself.
Creating images that capture the romantic, sensual side of a subject requires a masterful approach. All components of the photographyfrom the photographer-client relationship, to the setting, to the clothing selection, to the posing and lighting, must be carefully thought out and flawlessly executed.
In this book, Robin Owen shows off her uncanny skill at creating 60 sweet and sexy images of women and couples. As you turn the pages, youll find discussions detailing the artistic approach used to photograph each clientand youll see alternate shots from the session, which are sure to inspire additional ideas for your own boudoir clients.
From one page spread to the next, Olson provides important insights into sculpting the look you are after. Youll learn to work with unexpected lighting configurations and modifiers. Youll find and learn how to create unlikely settingsamong many other creative considerations that allow you to create images that stand out from the competition.
With a surprising array of image looks to inspire your creativity and targeted technical discussions, this book provides both the impetus and the know-how youre after to get out there and create unforgettable images.