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Are you passionately curious?

Are you passionately curious?

Are you passionately curious? How are you Fueling The Fire Whether you are a newbie or a seasoned pro your work should always be changing and evolving. I am always trying to outdo and top my last shoot. If you are anything like me or really any artist, you surely have...

Lillian Bassman-Monday Muse

Lillian Bassman-Monday Muse

Monday Muse : Inspirational Woman of the Week Lillian Bassman I am completely tied up with softness, fragility, and the problems of a feminine world - Lillian Bassman One of the lesser known but still incredibly influential fashion photographers of the 20th century,...

Boudoir Trends

Boudoir Trends

Something I value in my boudoir business is keeping my work fresh and exciting. I love staying up to date with what’s happening in the photography industry and staying inspired by looking at new fashion and editorial trends.  I'm always trying to find more art and...

Flash Friday Boudoir Sale

Flash Friday Boudoir Sale

Sound the alarm! Alert the press! Today ONLY, book a shoot for July-August and get... Complimentary hair and make ($250 off) and a $250 credit for any prints or digital products! That's $500 off! This is the kind of deal you whip out your credit card for and do a...

Beauty Is

Beauty Is

Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in the mirror. But you are eternity and you are the mirror. -Kahlil Gibran

How to Take a Great Selfie: 5 Tips for Capturing Your Sexy Body

How to Take a Great Selfie: 5 Tips for Capturing Your Sexy Body

Forget the Duck lips, and while we’re at it, forget everything you’ve heard before concerning how to take a great selfie! Here are some tips to really help you take the best selfie, and show off just how damn good you look. 1. Self-Timer What? You mean I don’t have to...

I do naughty nicely

I do naughty nicely

Half of me is filled with bursting words and the other half is painfully shy. I crave solitude yet also crave people. I want to pour love into everything. I want to live in the rush of primal, intuitive decision, yet also sit and contemplate, breathe, feel everything....

 The Original Gangsters of Boudoir

 The Original Gangsters of Boudoir

The Original Gangsters of Boudoir - A mini history lesson  How did this all begin you ask?  Who are The Original Gangsters of Boudoir? It’s important to know a little history right? An understanding of the thought leaders and movements that came before us that paved...

Time for rebirth

Time for rebirth

In this time of rebirth... What are your eyes drawn to? We are all struggling to find balance in all these agendas, hype and fear mongering, It can be totally overwhelming and all consuming, thus making it hard to hear our own thoughts. In these challenging times...

Boudoir During Covid

Boudoir During Covid

Boudoir During Covid - Is always wearing a mask my new normal? As humans we've had to overcome many challenges and countless sacrifices. In each generation has something to overcome and luckily for most of us, we've had it pretty easy.  NEVER is history have we had to...

Finding Balance in Uncertain Times

Finding Balance in Uncertain Times

Hey Beautiful friends Finding Balance in uncertain Times has taken a minute. I jumped off the cliff, then dove into the deep end and sat in the darkness there for a while thinking about what I could create in a space where time and deadlines didn't exist. As I sat in...

Boudoir Photography Tips: The Preparation

Boudoir Photography Tips: The Preparation

The Preparation Preparation creates the opportunity for success! Never underestimate the power of solid preparation. Every woman, every session is unique and your preparation starts the moment your client contacts you for a session. You are a creative professional....

Become More Confident, Because Confidence is Sexy

Become More Confident, Because Confidence is Sexy

You watch him walk into the room. Shoulders back, head held high, large smile on his face as he greets the people he passes by. He’s not the most handsome person you’ve ever seen, but there’s something about him that makes you want to know him. That something is the...

Boudoir Photography Tips: Build a brand no one can compete with!

Boudoir Photography Tips: Build a brand no one can compete with!

Have you ever wondered how you can build a brand around your photography. business? Where’s your island? How big is it? Who do you want to go there? What food do you serve? Cocktails? Make my mouth water! What fun things are there to do? How do you feel when you go...

Do you want sexier skin?

Do you want sexier skin?

You watch him walk into the room. Shoulders back, head held high, large smile on his face as he greets the people he passes by. He’s not the most handsome person you’ve ever seen, but there’s something about him that makes you want to know him. That something is the...

Boudoir Photography Tips: All shapes and sizes

Boudoir Photography Tips: All shapes and sizes

Every woman is a goddess but thanks to our culture and its narrow parameters of what beautiful is supposed to be, many women don’t realize just how incredible they are. Every woman has a sweet spot. Though the media often teaches women to pick out their flaws, it is...

5 Ways to Love Your Body

5 Ways to Love Your Body

Our bodies go through many phases. From childhood to adulthood to old age, we often don’t learn to appreciate its beauty and power until it’s too late. Below are five ways for you to take care of and to learn to love your body sooner rather than later. 1. ExerciseTake...

This could be you…

Just absolutely awesome! Marisa is truly talented and such is a great person. She made my first experience doing a boudoir photoshoot super comfortable and fun. Before even meeting Marisa she was so helpful with contacting me via email with tips for the shoot, recommendations for lingerie, etc. We even spoke over the phone to get to know one another. All I can say is Marisa is wonderful and I hope to work with her again. I truly enjoyed my time spent with her. -Annie