The following photoshoot is based on my simple yet powerful “Keyword First” approach. I simply mixed a squint of erotic sense into a romantic setup and the result turned out to be sizzling, captivating and wonderfully sensual on a tasteful level.
Using a “Keyword First” approach influences conceptual aspects way before picking up the camera. It is very simple yet extremely powerful. Apply 2-3 coherent keywords for a series and you have laid the groundwork. Plus it allows for an effective communication with your team. Explore Dan’s method and 40 different concept briefs!
Richard Abbott (NZ) started his women photography journey in 2014 only. But – as you will discover, Richard went already a long way in a very short time period! His imagery is based on a poetic approach, cross-referencing styles & genres. Read about Richard’s humble beginnings, the ever-present erotic subtext in nude photography, and six things he wishes he had been told when taking his first steps.
When talking about “Boudoir”, there are always the same (important) questions coming up immediately: Isn’t “Boudoir” just a marketing term? What is “Boudoir Photography” anyway? Male photographers shooting Boudoir?!? How to start out the simple way, meaning low-cost?… – I got you covered. Let’s start with the very basics in today’s article.
This is Stephen Wong’s (Australia) sexy work. He’s a professional photographer shooting with gear from Canon. For lighting, Stephen mixes available light with Speedlites, strobes, and a variety of light modifiers.
This is Gary McIver’s (UK) sexy work. He’s an experienced amateur photographer shooting with gear from Canon. For lighting, Gary mixes available light with Speedlites from Godox and strobes from Pixapro.
This is Mischa Koorneef’s (Netherlands) sexy work. He’s a pro photographer, shooting with gear from Canon. For lighting Mischa used a cheap China video projector.
This is Thomas Schröer’s (Germany) sexy work. He’s an experienced amateur photographer, shooting with gear from Olympus. For lighting Thomas uses Profoto and Dedolight.