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Valentine's Day - Do it For Yourself

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#IAMMYOWNVALENTINE

By any chance, have you been waiting for the perfect time

to book a Boston boudoir photo session?

As it happens, now is the time. The perfect time.  It's now.  

DO SOMETHING WONDERFUL FOR YOURSELF

Valentine’s Day Boston Boudoir

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What’s included? Professional hair and makeup styling, a coached boudoir photo session, and a private viewing and ordering session.  Warming winter mocktails and a few special #IAMMYOWNVALENTINE accessories. 

Refer a friend to receive an additional #IAMMYOWNVALENTINE gift. 


For images with a guaranteed delivery by Valentine’s Day, reserve your spot now. 

Click the link below or email me to learn more details and to book your session!

Looking for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift to celebrate your own beautiful vivacious and delectable self? Book NOW to give yourself an experience you will remember forever!

#IAMMYOWNVALENTINE

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Tips For Styling Your Bridal Boudoir Shoot

Styling Your Bridal Boudoir Session

Your wedding is likely a reflection and celebration of you as a couple.  A bridal boudoir shoot can reflect and celebrate you as an individual.  Once you decide to take the plunge and book your bridal boudoir session, the next step is figuring out what to bring.  Boudoir isn’t about skin.  It’s about you. Whether you are leaning toward casual and cozy or sensual and seductive - here are 4 tips for what to wear at your bridal boudoir shoot.

1. Choose a Color Theme

When we hear the word bridal, we think white.  Of course not all brides wear white.   Whatever you are planning to wear for your wedding,  when you are planning what to wear for your bridal boudoir session, begin with choosing a color palette.  This could be whites, ivories, blushes, pinks.  Or blues. Or greens.  Or black lace.  Or you could keep things neutral.  This part is up to you.  Choose a color palette that works for your complexion.

2. Accessorize

While you are planning and packing, Don’t forget jewelry for glamour and drama.  Bring your wedding accessories: your wedding veil, headpieces, jewelry you’re planning to wear with your wedding gown.  Statement necklaces can look amazing with a deep neckline and long necklaces and chandelier earrings give your hands something to linger on while we shoot.  

3. Bring Something of Your Partner’s

Think beyond the classic button down (though it’s a classic for a reason!).  A T Shirt, favorite team jersey, a hoodie, a hat - something is is recognizably your partners.  These are great for anyone, from modest to exhibitionist.

4. An Unexpected Piece

Take a tour of the back of your closet or drawers.  That silk dress, lace top, super cozy sweater, fuzzy vest - anything that might be unexpected and fun to pair with something in a daring boudoir context.  Or consider buying something new that speaks to this brave moment in your life as you step into this new chapter.  

One of my go to online places to search for lingerie is The Lingerie Addict.  If you are in the Boston area, I highly recommend checking out Forty Winks in Harvard Square.  

Remember

  • Wear what you feel beautiful in.  
  • Choose wardrobe that highlight and reveal your favorite parts of you. 
  • You are doing this to celebrate who you are - let's not try to what you guess your partner wants to see - your fiance loves you as you are.  That's what we want to focus on. 

One more note:

So much of the wedding related boudoir is aimed at women - but we welcome men to participate in a pre wedding boudoir shoot too!  


Want more inspiration? Check out my pinterst boards here:


 

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Reflections on a Boudoir Session & Gift Album

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Reflections on a Boudoir Session & Gift Album

You're beautiful. Simple as that.  I would tell my best friend that she is beautiful and a Modern Glamour session is a way to capture the beauty that is you. It's scary to be so vulnerable, especially with someone you just meet, however, this is a moment to be empowered, to appreciate the body you have and all it can accomplish, and to celebrate the life that is yours. Embrace the time you have. Smile when you feel like it and feel free to be bold. A Modern Glamour session is for you (and about you) and you deserve it. 

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FALL/WINTER Lingerie Ideas

COLD WEATHER

LINGERIE IDEAS FOR YOUR BOUDOIR SHOOT

The Fashion season are rarely if ever in sync with the actual weather we are experiencing. And though it's technically fall in Boston, the weather today still evoking the heat of a mid-August day.  We are starting to book boudoir shoots for the fall and winter - and the wardrobe and styling options will change with the season. 

BEAUTIFUL AND OUTRAGEOUSLY SEXY

FALL/WINTER LINGERIE

ROUNDUP OF LINGERIE IDEAS FOR YOUR FALL or WINTER BOUDOIR SESSION

And it doesn't always have to be lingerie.  I'll photograph you in whatever you bring in.  I want you to feel comfortable and that just might not be in traditional lace or silk underthings.  And that's totally okay.  Below are four things to think about when you are planning your fall or winter boudoir shoot.  Neckline, Length, Layering and Color. 

NECKLINES!

Yokes, cutouts, panels.  All good options for highlighting necklines, drawing the eye up to your face and giving visual interest.  

Tatu Couture Claire Sheer Bodysuit

Tatu Couture Claire Sheer Bodysuit

Mimi Holliday Orchid Twist Bodysuit 

Mimi Holliday Orchid Twist Bodysuit 

VS Crushed Velvet Plunge Bodysuit in Black

VS Crushed Velvet Plunge Bodysuit in Black

LENGTH!


A long length is elegant, modest (sometimes) and is perfectly suited to colder autumn and winter weather

AMORALLE Charlotte Nightdress

AMORALLE Charlotte Nightdress

Bluebella Imogen Long Chemise in Black

Bluebella Imogen Long Chemise in Black

LAYERING!

Layering and draping create beautiful color and texture combinations. It won't actually be cold in the room while you have your boudoir portraits done.  Adding layers is a great way to create interesting textures and variety as you can take layers off as you feel more comfortable. 

Seta Bandina Macramé Long Sleeve Top in Champagne

Seta Bandina Macramé Long Sleeve Top in Champagne

Eberjey Giselle Pj Set in Rouge

Eberjey Giselle Pj Set in Rouge

Eberjey Ila Robe in Heather Grey

Eberjey Ila Robe in Heather Grey

Ginia Pintuck Silk Chemise in Black

Ginia Pintuck Silk Chemise in Black

COLOR!

Let's swap out the bright primary red this holiday are go for the beautiful, and more flattering, wine tones.  Rich and warm red over a bright true red. Navy or grey over black.  Or a shimmering warm gold.  

VS Shine Lace High Neck Teddy in Powdered Blush

VS Shine Lace High Neck Teddy in Powdered Blush

VS Lace & Mesh Plunge Teddy

VS Lace & Mesh Plunge Teddy

Jane Woolrich Chemise in Copper

Jane Woolrich Chemise in Copper

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Remembrance | Grandmother

About six weeks short of 100 years old, my grandmother passed away peacefully.  I wrote about her on her 99th birthday last fall as she was glamorous at any age

I've been spending some time this evening carefully turning over memories of her.  I wanted to share her beautiful bridal portrait.  She always loved calla lillies and I adore her enormous and simple wedding bouquet. 

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The formal portrait of the bride and groom - They were married at the Gore Estate in Waltham, and though the spiral staircase behind them is on a painted backdrop it does look like the spiral staircase at Gore.  Perhaps it was even painted for the purpose for the Waltham photography studio.  

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Modern Glamour Boudoir | Lingerie Lessons

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Modern Glamour Boudoir | Lingerie Lessons

You may be wearing very little, but choosing what you wear is important.  Looking your best helps you feel comfortable (and confident) in front of the camera.  Proper fit and support are critical.

Lingerie is way more than bras and panties.  Checkout our suggestions below to see all the things you could bring with you to your boudoir portrait session.   Get the most out of your Boston boudoir photography session.  Choose wardrobe that flatters and highlights your best features.

 Enjoy your self. 

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Bedside Boudoir Folio

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PORTRAITS ARE MEANT TO BE PRINTED.

Check it out!  Another bedside boudoir print folio heading out today!  Her session will be featured soon -s o you can read all about her journey.  Until then, savor this sneak peek at the beautiful Sue! 

A recent muse on browsing samples albums in the studio, running her fingers along the surface said “oh! These are beautiful!  Yes. They are.  Here’s why you should print your boudoir photos.

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Boudoir portrait sessions are special. They are  investments, both as an experience that you will love to relive and also an investment in a piece of your history, your relationship to self.  We trust, love and push ourselves to the edges of our comfort zones, acknowledge parts of ourselves in a powerful way.  This is why I want you to have finished tangible objects that are presented beautifully and ready to be seen.

First memories of photography are not with the camera but in the darkroom - the thrill of seeing the images slowly emerge from a white to grey, the contrast building until a slick wet picture glistened under the surface of the developer. Those moments watching and waiting for the silver to turn, for the chemical reaction to take place - they were magical bated breath moments.  

The folks that work in print labs have seen everything and anything. If it’s a professional lab there will be privacy and discretion. Their focus is only on making the prints look their best. Our folios, prints and albums are printed at a professional lab with quality inks and paper.  It’s a quality that you cannot get through consumer level companies like Snapfish, Shutterfly or Blurb.

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boudoir shoot preview

A few from our recent boudoir photo shoot with muse Rebecca! She brought simple and classic boudoir session wardrobe: cotton robe, a grey silk chemise, a pink silk robe and we ended with using the bodysuit she came into the studio with.  A little preview of the boudoir session below. 

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Fine Art Nudes

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Fine Art Nudes

It seems simpler, in some ways, to not have to think about wardrobe.  But it also involves more risk, more intimacy and more courage.  

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Camera Phobic? | Getting Ready to be Photographed

The real gift of gratitude is that the more grateful you are, the more present you become.
— Robert Holden

IT STARTS WITH LOVE

It starts with love. Self love, specifically. This weekend in a meeting with a wedding client, the bride confessed that she was already nervous about getting portraits made.  She knew they should have them - and her parents would want them - but she was already feeling the nerves. And she’ll be wearing a dress! This exchange reminded me that the idea of boudoir or intimate portraits can be scary. Boudoir is about remembering and reveling in your own magic.  So how do we make that possible?
 

HONORING YOU AS AN INDIVIDUAL

We begin by honoring who you are as an individual.  And make that forefront.  It’s less about wardrobe and props and sets. Less is more. It’s more about presence and attitude and honesty.  I want you to shine.  The real you.  

My role as a photographer, and you as my muse, means that I recognize and capture the beauty and the spirit you bring.  Much of what we do is to create a safe space for you to share yourself and be vulnerable.   The process for each of you will be different.  You don’t have to share any of the images.  I hope you will want to, and I believe that you will want to. These are, ultimately, a gift to yourself.  For you to remember and revel in your self. In your own magic.

TREAT YOUR BODY WITH GRATITUDE

We all live in our bodies.  And none of our bodies are perfect.  Remember that your body is working in countless ways every minute of the day. As gratitude for your self (mind, body, psyche) grows, you can fully embrace the whole person you embody.  Your self should be acknowledged and respected and cared for.

Start here.  Show yourself some love.


Modern Glamour is Boston's glamour & boudoir photography studio run by artist and photographer Allana Taranto.  I treat each shoot as a collaboration, and value truly connecting with each muse to help you remember and revel in your own magic.

Call me at 617-942-1449 to book your Boston boudoir photo shoot.

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Featured Boudoir Session | Ghislaine

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This is how I want to look back and remember myself in this moment. Honest and unlayered.
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When Ghislaine saw my call for women, she felt a little urge to volunteer.  What pushed her to finally take the leap was a recent breast cancer scare.  This experience scared her more than she had ever been scared in her life.  It was this moment that she promised herself to no longer sit on the sidelines, watching life pass by.  She committed to be an active participant in her life, to be bold, brave, take leaps, and do the things she always wanted to do. Too much of her life as a silently observing wallflower.  Why? Because she was afraid of taking chances, being rejected, of saying or doing something silly, of not being good enough.  I'm sure we can all recognize this thread of self doubt. 

At 28, she realized how tired she was of missed opportunities, missed experiences, and regret.

Come as you are.  Find beauty in who you are.  Embrace who you are and own it. 
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Ghislaine prefers to wear her hair in it's naturally curly state.  She also preferred to wear minimal make up - and her confidence in herself radiates.  She feels her curls make her look younger,  that people see her as "cute" and take her less seriously.  This, she admitted, has been a source of insecurity. Something that made her feel more like a girl and less like a woman.  As someone with her own head of natural curls that took a long time to love, I understand this well.  

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In order to feel good about myself on the outside, I have to love myself on the inside. And it’s not a quick fix. 

Many thanks to Ghislaine for candidly sharing her experiences on her journey of self acceptance! 

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Featured Boudoir Session | Ariana at 40

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Featured Boudoir Session | Ariana at 40

At 40, this is the most confident she has ever felt in her skin.  At 40, she has found more awareness about who she is as a woman and as a human.  Embracing that she is a very sensual person, she used her boudoir session to access and celebrate that part of her.  

Getting to this place of confidence requires being true to yourself.  It requires loving yourself in this moment, even if you don't feel your best.  it requires being open to opportunities and asking for help along the way.  It requires giving back. 

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Making Up Wardrobe As We Go

When I had my senior portraits taken for the yearbook, I’m not even sure what I brought in for clothing.  What I do remember was the the photographer humored me, the novice portraitist, in explaining all the lenses and filters (this was in the heavy handed era of cokin soft focus and diffusion).  The last set of images he took, he draped a blue piece of fabric around my shoulders and I tucked the shoulders of my t-shirt out of sight.  With the in camera crop, suddenly I was ‘wearing’ an off the shoulder gown!  No matter than outside of frame I was in my regular clothes and had a giant piece of fabric clipped around my back.  It worked. And looking back at it now, it created a lovely neckline for a my portrait.

Wardrobe, what to wear to your glamour or boudoir session, is nearly always a concern when I talk with clients before their shoots.  I have a few things in the studio that can be paired with what you bring in - but the most versatile things aren’t exactly clothing - they are pieces of fabric.

Ivory crepe de chine - I bought this piece of fabric at the terribly missed Winmill Fabrics that used to be in Chinatown.  I love the way this fabric looks draped on a body.  

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Black muslin - this is unreflective fabric and it’s inexpensive. It’s great for hiding a chair or raping over the couch if I want just the body to emerge from shadows.

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Black spandex - I created two long back spandex pieces, with the help of my neighbor and friend painter Kelly Kerrigan and her serger. I can use these pieces to create a variety of “dresses.”

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Black lace - Lace is nearly always a crowd pleaser.  Here I’ve created what looks like a bodysuit out of a piece of lace and a belt.

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Tulle - I love tulle for bridal boudoir.  Sometimes clients come with their own veils, but if they don’t I have yards and yards of tulle that can be used to envelope the body.  

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When a client shows up to with a small bag and a few pairs of undies, I reach for the fabric.  While I have some clothes (body suits, silk slips, robes), we can fashion what looks like more from the fabric, some clips and a little imagination.  Many DIY solutions come out of problem solving in the moment.  

I also use fabric, especially upholstery fabric, as backdrops.  The thick upholstery fabric hangs well and doesn’t need as much steaming as other types I have worked with.

 

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And then of course, there are pearls! 

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Changing Light / Changing Mood - Boston Studio Boudoir

Changing Light Changing Mood

Boudoir photography is so much about lighting.  We want to create an alluring and beautiful boudoir image -we need alluring and beautiful light. And ideally over the course of a boudoir portrait session we want to vary the light as much as possible.  Glamour portraits typically have a soft even light - it’s flattering for everyone skin. In boudoir portrait photography we can play around even more with directional light - to create moody and evocative images.  In our studio session as Modern Glamour I like to play with different ways of lighting to create a variety of images.  

Here are some examples from Ariel’s session of how I use reflectors or V Flats to harness the beautiful natural light we get in the studio.  My current studio space is on the top floor and faces northwest.  We get indirect sunlight through most of the day.  In the late afternoon we get direct light streaming in, but I prefer the soft indirect light that we have in the mid morning.

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Natural Light Boudoir Studio in Boston

Getting 4x8 V Flats home.  This comes up fairly often on the photography boards.  I drive a very small car, nothing that could handle a 48x96” piece of foam care.  The first time I purchased a set of them, I rented a van an drive there and back.  I should have bought a few more, as the cost of renting the van was more than the cost of the boards themselves.  The second time I borrowed a friend’s truck.  And this time I got many more than I thought I needed.  Guess what?  I don’t regret having extra.  I do use them.  

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An unexpected bonus is that these huge reflectors, which I bought for bouncing light end up creating a sense of smaller rooms within the studio.  An enclosed space makes people feel more comfortable.  I started to notice that clients were getting comfortable faster, having a sense of security.  I could see this change in their expressions and in their posture.  

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SULTRY WINDOW LIGHT

Window light is beautiful and flattering.  You need a window, some white and black foam core and practice looking at light as it hits a face and a figure.  It's been so much fun to figure out all the different looks I can create from a wall of windows and the DIY foam core reflectors.

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#nomakeup Boudoir

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#nomakeup Boudoir

I've had a recent flurry of inquiries for no make up boudoir sessions.  A year after the Alicia Keys letter and subsequent #nomakeup movement.  

Of course if you prefer to be armed with a little styling, or a lot, we'll do that too.  I don't wear make up every day. Sometimes I want to.  Most of the time I don't have time to remember to do it. 

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Outdoor Boudoir Photography Ideas

After what I am referring to as the Lost Spring (in regards to the 'soggy bunker' of the 4th trimester and the perpetual raincloud that enveloped New England this year), I am fully ready to embrace summer time.  And it announced itself loud and clear this past week as temperatures rose into the 90s. Even the porch shade is hot. Hot. HOT. 

And now that it's delightful outside again, and knowing that this will not last i started thinking about outdoor boudoir photography.  It’s daring and intentionally vulnerable.  The juxtaposition and contrast in textures is arresting visually, but the real force in these images is the open context and ambiguous story inherent in them.  

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Maternity Portraits | A New Perspective

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Maternity Portraits | A New Perspective

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Boston Maternity Portraits

Whether you do it once, many times over or not at all - pregnancy is a time where the wonder and magic of the body is visible.  Even though I'm a photographer, and have access to equipment and other photographers, I didn't take many images of myself while I was pregnant.  I didn't do the monthly bump pictures.  I didn't show off my belly in candids.  While it doesn't feel like it goes by quickly - it does.  I kept meaning to do it and finally around the 8th month I did - see my maternity portrait here.  And I'm so glad I did.  

Its a challenge to feel like getting your portrait made when you are uncomfortable and your feet are swollen and your body doesn't feel like your own.  At your maternity portrait session, you don't have to channel some beatific and angelic ideal of motherhood.  It can be about who you are, and how you are feeling right now.  

Repeat Portrait Client

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The last time I photographed this beautiful mom-to-be was two years ago at a mini boudoir shoot that we did for a bachelorette party.  Seeing my own pregnancy announcement back in January caught her eye and she clicked through to the blog post.  At 36 weeks pregnant, a lot of what I had written resonated with her.  She told me that she had practically no photo evidence of her pregnancy, partly due to a lengthy struggle with infertility and partly because IVF and pregnancy itself has left her feeling not particularly photogenic.  Her body had definitely changed and suddenly she was ready to document this change.  To create a series of images that she can show her own daughter one day. 

Her husband opted not to join in, and that was fine as this portrait session was really about embracing the new form that her body had taken.  With her focus the last few years on getting pregnant and having a healthy pregnancy, she wanted documentation of it to share with her daughter - it's part of their family story. 

A New Perspective

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I've joked in the recent sleep deprived months, that now that our son is here I can't even remember what it was like to be pregnant.  Ha!  I was wrong.  As soon as I saw that beautiful round belly, it all came flooding back.  How different it was to have a child inside me than it is to wake up to his laughing face.  I'm so thrilled for this mama to welcome the child for which she and her husband have wished.  

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The Finishing Touch | Exposure's Alien Skin in My Workflow

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The Finishing Touch | Exposure's Alien Skin in My Workflow

With portrait photography sessions there's more post processing latitude in playing with the tonality, color and mood then there is in wedding photography.  When editing a wedding, I want the entire body of images, from the beginning through the end of the day, to be a uniform and consistent look.  With a boudoir portrait session we are able to vary as the wardrobe and set changes. The goal is to get as much variety as possible on one session.  We can do that with lighting, wardrobe, set changes - but also with post processing.

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IMMERSE YOURSELF IN SOMETHING NEW

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IMMERSE YOURSELF IN SOMETHING NEW

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Taking A Leap

All Art Involves Risk (a card from the Desire Map deck that sits on my workbench) [insert picture here] a reminder that I shouldn’t play it safe with my work, with my ideas.

Started going to Opus Affair as a way to get out and meet new people (and of course try new cocktails)  My attendance has waned (mostly due to baby) in the last year. I want to go out to the monthly events, I do! But I’m likely in bed by 9pm nowadays.

The first event I attended I was nervous and walked in anyway.  Time to be outward facing and meet people.  And I met so many interesting and fascinating people.

Through connections from that network I was able to connect with and photograph musicians - something new for me.  I was asked a few times if I could photograph a musician for their latest album or series.  I hadn't really ever done that before.  But I realized that I could approach it like I was already approaching personal branding portrait sessions.  Portraits that tell a story. Portraits that are a marketing tool.  Portraits that are compelling and build audiences.  

Exploring New Things

 I met conductor Beth Willer of Lorelei Ensemble through Opus Affair.  I was able to meet and then work with several performing artists and ensembles in the Boston area.  One of my favorite collaborations is with the women's vocal ensemble Lorelei. 

I am inspired, of course, by other photographers and visual artists, but I am also consistently inspired by my clients! I spent two days with Lorelei at their retreat on the Cape. Taking the time to listen and immerse myself into the sound - a sense that I don’t really flex or use in my own work.  I have tremendous respect for these women as artists; the control they have over sound.  Listening to them is an emotional experience that brings the sensory forefront.  

Personal Growth

Bringing a new perspective working with performing artists.  They needed visuals as a marketing tool - but their expression is auditory. The fun challenge is to convey their work, their persona, and their energy in a silent image.

From meeting, enjoying cocktails with and photographing musicians I started to actually go and enjoy their work on stage.  Broadening my own horizons - and loving it!  

All Art Involves Risk.

All good paths in life seem to as well.

What risks have you taken?  Where has that led you?


 

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Headshots vs. Personal Branding Business Portraits

Professional Business Portraits are Smart Marketing Tools

You work hard at defining your brand. You invest in marketing. Complete that investment with a compelling editorial portraits that engage and built trust with your audience.

We work together to create portraits for your business that integrate your brand narrative and portray you authentically in a natural environment.

FIRST IMPRESSIONS

First impressions are critical.  Whether you are launching a new business or updating your LinkedIn profile what people see when they search for you matters. 

Advent of social media and the little square representation of you in pixels that punctuates your facebook, instagram, twitter, LinkedIn, etc feeds.  It is a tiny piece of real estate to work with.  In the 21st century many people’s first impression of you are online. You should make the most of it.

I often hear people lament that they hate their business portrait.  Or sheepishly admit they have been using the same one for a decade.

 How often should you update the online representation of you?  Every two years, or if you have changed considerably since the last portrait.  People will want to recognize you when you meet in person so they know who they are working with.  

Your online avatar is a portrait is that is representing you out there in the world.  The care you take when you go out to a networking event, when you give a presentation, when you interview for a new job - this is the care and consideration you should take when you get a head shot done.  It's a marketing tool for you.  

 

Portrait photography has changed tremendously.  One of the things that I often see is a grey, blue or white background with a dark suit. Oh and there’s a face there too.  These kind of portrait seem completely interchangeable.  There’s uniformity to them that is safe and likely works for some markets.  

If you are looking to stand out from the pack, consider a personal branding portrait (or a series of portraits) that show you are polished, professional, engaging, trustworthy and memorable.

Personal branding is a full styling portrait session.  It’s no longer standing in front of a background and grimacing at the camera like you did in grade school.  Save the boring headshot portrait for your passport.  

 

 

THE STORY OF YOU AT WORK

   

 

 

Show your clients where you works. Branded business portraits taken in a location, not an anonymous blank background, provide a series of images that speaks to your professionalism and customer service.  Portraits that tell the story of you and your business, in an own environment that reflects your industry, builds expectations and creates a comfortable and confident atmosphere.

Discovery

It all begins with discovery.  Who are you?  What field are you working in?  Who are your clients?  What’s great about what you do?  Who are your competitors? We start with these questions and more to begin planning a personal branding portrait session that reflect you.  Authenticity is important.  Your portrait should look like you. 

When was the last time you were professionally photographed? Are you happy with the image that's out there repping you and your business?  

Have any more questions?  As always, I am happy to answer them!

 



 

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