There’s something so old fashioned and false about putting someone in clothes they’d never ever wear, applying heavy make up and putting them in front of a plain background (don’t hate on me those who still do this!), and asking them to “look sexy”. Eugh. As a woman myself, this scenario is furthest away from … Continue reading Sensual Lifestyle (aka Boudoir)
I was so excited to be recommended to Georgina, when she expressed her wish to do a simple lifestyle shoot trying her hand at modelling what she knows best – fitness! With Georgina’s long legs and strong arms she did all the poses so easily. We were blessed with a relatively warm day (apart from … Continue reading Mindfulness and Fitness Photoshoot with Georgina
Luckily, documentary style lifestyle photography is becoming more and more popular, with couples letting photographers in to capture their innermost intimate thoughts, emotions and actions. Long gone are the days of posed couples shots that imitate two greek statues, that have been placed in a studio in front of a black or white background. Could … Continue reading Intimate Couples’ Boudoir Photography: How To Shoot
So, what do relaxing weekend mornings across the world have in common? It’s usually the time when families come together, the children play and learn the basics of housekeeping and cooking from their parents, the oldest ones relax, the pets run around. And the food on the table brings everyone together. I love shooting documentary … Continue reading Saturday Morning Documentary Photography
If there’s one thing that I love and that scares me all at the same time then it’s lifestyle sessions in-home. Not only are you completely dependent on your client’s indoor decor and of course the ever-so-unpredictable light conditions, but you’re also totally out of your comfort zone in a new area that you need … Continue reading Shooting A Family Lifestyle Session At Home
I have always loved the pin-up style vintage shots of beautiful curvy women, and finally I’ve had the opportunity to shoot one myself! As much as I enjoy the various artistic ways people edit these types of images and the props or retro locations they use, I wanted to do a shoot that instead focuses … Continue reading Contemporary Vintage Boudoir (Wait, What?)
There’s something about us, humans, that we always want answers or reasons behind things happening to us. So, how comes sometimes we would much rather prefer an explanation of any kind or an answer as bad as it might be? Whether we’re feeling low for longer periods of time or perhaps it’s our health playing up, … Continue reading Why Do We Always Want Answers?