What is Boudoir Photography?

What is pinup, glamour and boudoir photography?

Boudoir photography or B-session is photography catering to women who want to bring our their inner and outer beauty in a very soft sensual and elegant way, boudoir photography does not require the subjects to be beautiful or physically flawless woman, boudoir photos can be revealing, but they don’t have to be. It’s up to the woman how far she wants to go with her beauty and confidence to get the best possible photo for herself or as a gift.

Glamour photography is similar to boudoir, but glamour photography is a form of photography which focuses on the models, highlighting their natural features in a way which is meant to be flattering and artistic, many glamour photographs view their work as art exploring the nature of the human form and using a variety of stylistic techniques to highlight their models, often, such photographs bring out another side of the model, using lighting, composition and interesting poses to draw the model’s hidden nature out, into the open, while glamour photography is often associated with sensual images, it does not necessarily have to be sensual in nature, usually the girls wear more makeup and their hair is big and glamorous.

Pinup photography today is trying to recreate the classic look from the 1920s to 1960s, pinups in those eras were considered sexy, classic, taboo and unforgettable, a pinup is usually a picture that is displayed on a wall, magazine, painting or advertisement.


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