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GLAMOUR Article | How Boudoir Can Help With Anxiety I meet so many incredible women on a weekly basis. Their stories, their struggles, and their triumphs have all been embedded into the soft white walls of my studio. And as hard as I try, I can’t seem to find the words to describe how magical […]

How boudoir can help with anxiety | Client Publishes Her Experience In GLAMOUR


Why would anyone want to do a boudoir session? These images do contain partial nudity, viewer discretion advised.   I am asked on a regular basis, ‘why would anyone want to do a boudoir session?’ and ‘what would I even do with these images?’.  There is a common misconception that women want boudoir sessions to […]

Why would anyone want to do a boudoir session? | Homer Glen IL Boudoir Photographer


Homer Glen Boudoir Studio She came into the Homer Glen boudoir studio quiet, nervous, and excited to get started on the session.  She sat calmly while getting her hair and makeup done, listening to the conversations and adding in her thoughts here and there.  I remember thinking two things.  One, her curly hair and flawless […]

Homer Glen Boudoir Studio | A Note From J


Forty and Fabulous, Meet Eliza When I met Eliza, I was just as I always am. I was so excited to meet the woman I had been emailing back and forth with.  I was anticipating the session, studying her requested phone selfies, sharing ideas with the other stylists, and just creating a positive energy in […]

Forty and Fabulous |Naperville Boudoir Photographer


Published Artist in Embrace Magazine It is an absolute HONOR to have been featured and a published artist in Embrace Magazine this week.  This in print and online publication is one that I admire and respect so much. I am so thankful for this beautiful opportunity to showcase some of my work and I hope […]

Published Artist in Embrace Magazine | Boudoir By Elle | Chicago

Laurie Baker is a featured artist on Embrace Magazine's blog


She. She walks into the gallery as gently as her feet allow. She is nervous but fueled by an electricity that seems to take the weight off the palms of her feet. She glides into the studio more confident than she ever thought she could be in this setting. There is a gentle drizzle coating […]

Boudoir Photography for the Modest Bride | Chicago Photographer

beautiful modest boudoir portrait


Fine Art Boudoir Photography As a Chicago photographer specializing in fine art boudoir photography, I can’t tell you how many times I hear women talk themselves out of this kind of photoshoot. The reasons are almost always centered around these 5 excuses.   Here is why they don’t matter. 1. “It’s so NOT me, I’m just […]

Fine Art Boudoir Photography | Chicago Boudoir Photographer


Meet Collette   Do you recognize this lovely woman from a previous blog post?  I have had requests by many to see her full gallery and I wanted to share just a glimpse into our beautiful boudoir session. Have you ever wondered what a full session looks like?  Take a peek below at some of […]

Naperville Boudoir Photographer | Collette


Bridal Boudoir Photography in Chicago I spent the most beautiful morning with this stunning bride-to-be.  This lovely lady had a subtle confidence about herself which made her just glow.  If you are near the Chicago-land area and are interested in bridal boudoir photography simply fill out the contact form to start the process. “She is […]

Bridal Boudoir Photography in Chicago | Boudoir by Elle Photography

woman showing her back during bridal boudoir session | Boudoir by Elle


Modern Boudoir Photographer in Chicago To me boudoir photography is an art form and a way for me to create beautiful imagery that reflects a woman’s independence and natural beauty.  I have always been drawn to romantic, organic, and understated boudoir imagery and I think this session represents just that.  As a modern boudoir photographer […]

Modern Boudoir Photographer in Chicago | Boudoir by Elle Photography

black and white image of a woman laying on a white studio floor during a session with Laurie Baker