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Boudoir Photography

How I Learned To Love My Middle-Aged Hands

Erica Jagger | Posted 01.24.2015 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

My veins wander and traverse each other, like a road map beneath my skin. They've always been that way, to an extent. Phlebotomists love me. But as I've grown older, and my skin has thinned, the veins have gotten more prominent. My kids tell me my hands weird them out. And sometimes I look at them and they weird me out. Mostly, they remind me that I'm aging.

What Happened When I Took Off My Clothes For A Male Photographer

Erica Jagger | Posted 01.21.2015 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

Unlike my previous boudoir shoots, which had featured my lingerie and outfits, I wanted this shoot to focus on my sexual essence, with the lingerie being almost irrelevant.

The Fine Art of Beauty and Sensuality

Erin Zahradka | Posted 01.03.2015 | Arts
Erin Zahradka

In an age of iPhoneography and Instagram, where every detail of reality is infinitely shared, I can certainly see the draw of these intimate fantasy worlds. We are losing our own fairy tales.

The Simple Act That Will Ignite Your Sexual Fantasies

Erica Jagger | Posted 10.26.2014 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

Little did I know last spring, when I did my first boudoir shoot, that being photographed would become an erotic experience in itself, one that mimics the experience of having sex. There is the phenomenon of getting turned on fantasizing about the upcoming encounter.

Why We Need More Erotic Photos Of Older Women

Erica Jagger | Posted 10.14.2014 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

Recently a blogger of note accused me of 'pandering to men'. Keep in mind that 'pander', to be precise, means to 'gratify or indulge (an immoral or distasteful desire, need, or habit of a person with such a desire).'

The Sexy Thing Every Woman Over 50 Needs To Try

Erica Jagger | Posted 08.01.2014 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

Here I was at 50, rediscovering my sexuality with new partners, and more at ease with my body than I had been when it was "perfect." I no longer have the time, money, or inclination to exercise obsessively as I once did. I have better things to lament than the situation with the underside of my arms. I look at the sloping breasts that fed two babies, the skin that hangs down slightly from my belly when I bend over, and I think, not bad for 50!

This May Be The Sexiest Gift You Can Give Your Spouse (Or Yourself!)

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 04.16.2014 | Weddings

There are few things as badass and sexy as a woman -- thin, thick, small or tall -- who loves her body and is daring enough to show a little skin. ...

Where Did Boudoir Photography Come From?

Marisa Leigh | Posted 04.05.2014 | Women
Marisa Leigh

In a world that often shows only the thinnest and "most perfect" (cue eye roll) on TV, in movies and in magazines, boudoir photography stands out for its celebration of real women's bodies.

Underwear As Outerwear: What's Under Your Clothes Matters

Marisa Leigh | Posted 12.08.2013 | Style
Marisa Leigh

You remember when you were younger and your mom told you never to leave the house wearing dirty or unseemly underwear? She was right.

50 Shades of Gorgeous -- The Art of Boudoir and the Beauty of Women

Marisa Leigh | Posted 11.23.2013 | Arts
Marisa Leigh

We've all read it. Some of us are ashamed to admit it, but it's true, we've read the first, second, and third books from cover to cover. Why? Because it's delightful? Well, yes. But there's a bit more to it than that.

Boudoir: Wedding Photography Unveiled

Marisa Leigh | Posted 11.02.2013 | Weddings
Marisa Leigh

Boudoir photography has been heating up the wedding scene for the past few years -- and for good reason. When done right, the shots are the perfect mix of sensuality and simplicity.

The Dos And Don'ts Of Great Boudoir Photos

Anne Chertoff | Posted 09.15.2013 | Weddings
Anne Chertoff

A lot of brides are booking boudoir photo shoots before their wedding and surprising their grooms with a very intimate wedding-day gift. Finding the right photographer, venue, outfits and even props -- they don't have to be of the 50 Shades variety -- can be quite a challenge.

PHOTOS: 16 Reasons To Do A Boudoir Shoot

Bridal Guide | Posted 04.25.2013 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

Boudoir photo sessions are a fun idea for brides who want to flaunt their curves, give an unforgettable gift to their leading man, and who believe that confidence is sexy

PHOTOS: The Prettiest Lingerie For Valentine's Day

Kellee Khalil | Posted 04.14.2013 | Weddings
Kellee Khalil

We've rounded up 17 incredibly sexy looks.

Why I Hate The Hottest New Wedding 'Trend'

Bitchless Bride | Posted 10.29.2012 | Weddings
Bitchless Bride

I mean, I guess I understand the thought process, but I think the "morning after" should be saved for JUST the newlyweds. No?

Does This Sexy Wedding Trend Go Too Far?

Amy Haberland | Posted 02.18.2012 | Weddings
Amy Haberland

While it is customary for couples to book wedding and engagement photography sessions, a whole new world of possibilities hangs over the bride with the rising trend of the "boudoir" photo shoot.