What To Wear: Boudoir

A lot of people about to pose for a boudoir session have the same question and that is: “What do I wear?” After years of photographing people in this type of setting, let’s see if we can offer some peace of mind. Most photographers such as myself love to coordinate almost everything. The backdrop/setting, the […]

Look vs Feel

My photography aesthetic lately as mentioned previously has been monochrome. Dark, gritty, mysterious. And this is what I want to capture. Anyone can shoot what a scene looks like. But me? I want to capture what it *feels* like. I want these feelings to provoke a response. Provocative photography. See more:Website | VSCO | EyeEm […]

Mobile Photography

A mobile phone can be one of your most important pieces of gear in your photography kit for multiple reasons. Not only can you produce amazing images with the advanced camera quality and intelligent software, you can work on your post-processing and also publish to your desired platform. Hopefully not just social media but your […]

Do You Really Need A Website?

Before Facebook and Instagram, photographers established their brands and showcased their work through their personal website and blog. Everything they wanted to share to their clients and potential clients was there. Portfolio? On the website. Their thoughts and future plans? Website/blog. I wrote more about this on my personal website, click the link below to […]

How To Make Your Client Comfortable

Let’s start from a nervous model’s perspective: “Does this photographer know what they are doing? Can I trust this person? Will my _____ look horrible?” Unless your subject is a professional model, you are going to have people who do not know how to stand, bend, or hold there hands a certain way unless they […]

How To Photograph Naked People Without Being A Jerk

Muse: Crystal Boudoir photography is a divisive subject. Some view it as art and others see it as a chance for some photographers to get cheap thrills. Since I’ve focused on this genre of photography I open myself to everyone. I capture not only women, but men. Male models want and need the same courtesy, […]

Photo Exercises

In order to take advantage of the benefits of a good photo walk, try some of these visual exercises as well. Walk around shooting anything and everything. Don’t discriminate, keep your mind open Focus on color, monochrome, texture, composition If you shoot primarily with your camera, try your phone’s camera instead. Vice versa. Change it […]