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Tough Journey to Self-Love

When Babe E reached out to me, right from the get-go I knew this was going to be a powerful experience for her. She is so kind, funny and sweet – not to mention freaking gorgeous – and she wanted to do a session so she could see herself in a new, powerful way. She […]

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10 Affirmations to Help You Feel Like a Babe

Everyone talks to themselves. What are you saying? Are you hyping yourself up or constantly reminding yourself you’re not good enough? Positive self-talk is more powerful than you might think. It can lift your mood, increase your persistence, and spark a beautiful change in your life. Pretty powerful stuff, right? Positive self-thoughts keep us in […]

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She’s Finding Her Strength

“Comparison is the thief of joy.” That’s one of my favorite quotes, said by Theodore Roosevelt. When we compare, we can lose sight of our own strength and power. When we see what everyone else is doing and accomplishing, we can easily forget all the amazing things we have done. Remembering her own power is […]

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Getting to Know Her Body

Babe A is a bad ass. She booked her session in order to reconnect with her body, which is an awesome reason to experience a shoot. For health reasons, she’s spent the last year working out and eating differently, which has drastically changed her body. As we talked and got to know each other more […]

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Taking on Round Two

You know what makes me over the moon happy? When folks have so much fun at their first shoot that they come back from a second. Babe A came to the studio last year for a session and loved it so much, she took it on again. Why did you decide to do a boudoir […]

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Why Isn’t Boudoir “Cheap?”

When you’re searching for a boudoir photographer, sometimes the session and product prices can come as a bit of a sticker shock. I get it, trust me. So why can’t boudoir be cheap? I mean, how hard do reputable boudoir photographers actually work? The just need a good camera right? Well… no. I Didn’t Know […]

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A Look Back on 2018

2018 was a BIG year for me and Buxom Boudoir. I quit my job to pursue boudoir photography full-time, I photographed women in Las Vegas, I learned so much from educators, upgraded my equipment and switched up my studio. 2018 was an amazing year, but it was also really flippin’ hard. This entrepreneurial life is […]

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New Studio Set Up

My studio is a constant work-in-progress. I’m always trying to find ways to make it more homey, more cozy and more versatile. My studio is small, and everything in it is movable. And yet…I NEVER MOVE ANYTHING! I wanted to practice moving furniture around in my studio and thankfully, this babely muse was willing to […]

boudoir photography is for everybody

Boudoir is for Everyone

Boudoir is for everyone. Every single person should learn that their body is worthy of documentation and celebration; however, it doesn’t always feel that way. I follow some phenomenal photographers who rarely, if ever, photograph people outside the skinny/athletic checkbox. Their photos are beautiful, but if I was looking to hire someone, I wouldn’t exactly […]