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Category : Photography Tips

18 Aug 2017

5 Mistakes You’re Making Before Your Boudoir Session

Although boudoir photography is rapidly rising in popularity, it’s still not incredibly common place for most people. Maybe you’ve never had boudoir photography in Columbus before, or perhaps you’ve had a session many years ago. Either way, it’s easy to make a mistake or two that could impact not only how your session goes, but how your final images turn out. Here are five mistakes you should avoid making prior to your boudoir shoot: 1. Not resting leading up to […]

27 Jul 2017

Tips for Successful Attorney Headshots in Columbus, Ohio

If you’re an attorney, you need a headshot. When potential clients are researching your law firm, they’ll be looking for a face to tie to the name, and if they can’t find one they may look elsewhere. However, getting a headshot taken as an attorney can be a bit challenging. Do you dress like you’re going to court? Do you look relaxed, tough, stoic? At Lucidaré Studio, we’ve taken a variety of attorney headshots and have gathered some useful tips […]

18 Jul 2017

5 Makeup Tips for your Boudoir Photography Session at Lucidaré Studio

At Lucidaré Studio in Columbus, Ohio, we aim to capture our clients’ natural beauty in every boudoir session. Because of this, we offer hair and makeup services to all our boudoir clients to help enhance your features and make them pop on camera. However, some clients are more comfortable doing their own makeup at home. For those of you who fall into that category, we have some tips: 1. Use Primer. Using a makeup primer before applying your foundation and […]

28 Jun 2017

Should I Wear Makeup for My Professional Headshot?

No matter if you’re a man or woman, when you’re having a professional headshot taken you want to look your best. For some of us that means getting a haircut or blowout, getting a fresh shave from the barber, or hitting the tanning bed. However, when it comes to headshots – is makeup a necessity? The quick, but not so helpful, answer is ‘sometimes’. Let’s expand upon that: If you’re not the type of person to wear much makeup, if […]

18 May 2017

The Benefits of Having Your Headshot Taken by a Professional Photographer

Being a business professional (or an aspiring one) in today’s world means you need a headshot. You want to look your best across your social media profiles, like the employment powerhouse LinkedIn, and the only way to do that is with a professional headshot. You may argue that you can snap a quick selfie in your business best or have a friend take a decent image of you, but in a job market that’s as saturated as the one we’re […]

11 May 2017

Tips for an Excellent Bridal Boudoir Photography Session

It’s customary to give a gift to your future spouse on the day of your wedding, and figuring out just the perfect gift can be tricky. Most likely you’ll want it to be something a little fun, a little flirty, and mostly something that will peak their interest. What could you gift them that falls into all three of those requirements? Bridal boudoir. Slipping your S.O. an album full of sexy, scantily clad images of you on your big day […]

29 Mar 2017

On Location or In the Studio: Where’s Best for Headshots in Columbus?

If you’re a business professional (or on your way to being one), you need a headshot. A professional headshot is the icing on the cake when it comes to your social media profiles, business or personal website, and resumé. But, when it comes to your headshot, where should you have it taken? At Lucidaré Studio, we offer headshot and portrait photography sessions in our studio, on location, or outdoors. To determine which location is best for your needs, we’ve put […]

09 Mar 2017

Delivering Headshots That Meet Your Needs

If you google the definition of a ‘headshot’, you’ll find something along the lines of ‘a photograph of a person’s head or face’. Seem simple enough? That’s not always the case. There is often confusion surrounding what exactly is included in a headshot. Does it include the chest and shoulders, half of the body, the full body? By definition, a headshot would only include your shoulders and part of your chest at most, but at Lucidaré Studio, we understand that […]

21 Feb 2017

Things to Wear During Your Boudoir Photo Shoot- that Isn’t Lingerie

As humans, we’re complex individuals. All with different tastes and preferences. As women, our preferences are even more complex – especially when we’re talking boudoir photography. When it comes to boudoir, women typically either love it or hate it. The women who tend to dislike boudoir have either:     Never had a shoot;     Had a bad experience during a shoot; or     Aren’t the type to wear lingerie or pose nude. If you fall into the latter, don’t worry! You can still […]

06 Feb 2017

Our Top Tips for Being Comfortable in Front of the Camera

Most women don’t feel ‘at home’ in front of a camera. Throw in the fact you’re in front of a camera in your underwear and you’ve got a combination that would make even the most outgoing person a little uncomfortable. But just because the idea of a boudoir shoot makes you a little nervous doesn’t mean you can’t have one. A bedroom photography session is attainable for everyone, no matter how shy you may be. Here’s our top tips on […]