(Closed) Was anybody unhappy with their boudoir photos?

posted 8 years ago in Photos/Videos
Post # 3
1523 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

I am curious about this too! Hope someone can give feedback 🙂

Post # 4
713 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: February 2010

she showed me one peak too and i was like “oooh, yay!” but thinking.. “oh oh, do i look fat??”  but i ended up looooving all mine and it was so hard to choose what i wanted in the book.  i feel way less nervous for my wedding pics now.  although we got our engagements done on sat and im so nervous to get them back because there were hurricane-like winds and we were shooting right on the hudson and i hope that the pics dont LOOK like i was dying with dirt blowing in my eyes!!

If you want to see my pics, PM me and i will give you the code.

Post # 6
18645 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2009

Oh I know what you mean about your hair!  I didn’t do anything with mine and it’s a bit stringy in some pictures.  She might do some retouching to make it look fuller though.

Post # 7
8 posts
  • Wedding: September 1997

As a photographer, my advice would be to get on the phone and tell the photographer than you are worried about it *now*.

If someone tells me in advance then I can incorporate their concerns into my workflow – by retouching or cropping pictures to get round the problem as I go along. If I have to go back over the pictures a second time to make alterations it takes way more time, and that is likely to cost more money.


Post # 8
814 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

i was thrilled with mine(even though i absolutley HATE my profile)

Post # 9
3620 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

I loved MOST of mine, there were a few that I noticed the things I’m self-conscious about, but I was wow-ed by the work that the photographer did to make the pictures artsy – some of them I hardly recognized myself in! In a good way! And Fiance LOVED all of them, even the ones I didn’t like! We’re always more critical of ourselves!

Post # 10
1523 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

Here’s a money saving tip that may solve someone’s hair money issues: I went in to get my hair cut with my normal hairstylist the morning of my boudoir photos. I asked her to tease it a but and blow it out. It was great because I didn’t spend any more money than I would for my regular hair cut.

I did go ahead and splurge on makeup. I don’t get to see my boudoir photos until July. I think I may die waiting 🙂

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