What is boudoir photography?
Boudoir photography is a subset of glamor photography and a type of portraiture that specializes in bringing out the hot and sexy in women and portrays them in truly breath taking sensual, flirtatious look and poses.
If you want to start boudoir just out of pure enthusiasm and interest or as part of your career in photography, Ed Verosky can help you just do that in his book “10 ways to improve your boudoir photography now”.
A lucky reader will win a free copy of the e-book, to enter the draw just leave a comment here with a valid email address.
I will not spoil the fun of reading the book for you, but I’ll only go through the main topics outlined in the 44 pages so you know what to expect when reading.
1 – Defining Boudoir and exploring its psychology
Ed starts off with a nice introduction to Boudoir , its benefit and challenges and discusses the psychology behind it : what are the fears of your clients or subjects and what are their motives and how to meet them.
2 – Preparing you subject for a successful photo shoot
After the important psychology intro, comes some nice practical tips on how to prepare yourself and your subject for successful photoshoot, the author even includes a checklist that he send for clients.
3 – Setting limits for best results
When preparations are done, Ed discusses how to set up limits for best results, he discusses how long a photoshoot can be, how many outfits to change and all those tips and tricks that are bound to happen during a photo shoot where time to change lingerie , time to fix makeup have to be taken into account without tiring the subject
4 – The 2 light setup that is fool proof
The juicy photography part is about how to use a two light setup that is foolproof, without going much into complicated setups the author shares his favorite setup that seems to always to always work.
5 – Poses, candid looks and example shots
In the book, you will find many images illustrating what the author is talking about , those images are specially useful when discussing best selling poses , five go to shots when everything else fails and how to get the candid look they love
6 – The retouching tools that always work
After the hopefully successful photo shoot comes some retouching tips that always work and how to reach an agreement with the client on how much retouching has to be done in the first place
the book is wrapped up with some posing examples to inspire you and spark your imagination. So get your cams ready and leave a comment to the post to enter a lucky draw to win the book
So you want a free copy of the book?
As I said earlier, Ed will give a free copy of his “10 ways to improve your boudoir photography now” ebook for one of ADIDAP readers. To enter the draw all you need to do is to comment on this post showing your interest in winning to book, a quick tip: for extra luck you can share with us your thoughts,experiences,images on boudoir. The lucky winner will get the ebook delivered to his inbox personally by Ed !
About the Author
Edward Verosky is a creative music, fashion, and editorial photographer. His distinctive photography is emotionally engaging, and often stylistically cinematic. He has a direct and goal-driven approach to projects, is easy to work with, and will sometimes write about himself in third-person. For more info and detail you can visit his website here