Boudoir photography an art form that’s growing in popularity
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Boudoir photography an art form that’s growing in popularity

Long Beach photographer Kristi Sutton Elias specializes in fine art portraits. Her business has seen a recent rise in Boudoir photography, with couples posing elegantly, and sometimes scantily, for their anniversaries and other occasions. Brittany Murray/Staff Photographer Boudoir photography, with couples posing elegantly, and sometimes scantily, for their anniversaries and other occasions is on the rise. Long Beach photographer, Benny Howell uses a plastic film camera to capture his boudoir images using natural light and hand printing the images. Brittany Murray/Staff Photographer Back arched. Shoulders back. Chest out. Kristi Elias, an internationally acclaimed photographer, shared those how-tos on posing with her client, Natasha Creger, who wore a red wrap and gazed out at the ocean during a boudoir photo session on a recent afternoon. Elias, who owns Kristi Sutton Elias Photography in Long Beach’s Shoreline Village, creates what she calls timeless boudoir photos — with women and men dressed in elegant clothing, fashion from the past or tasteful lingerie — by posing her clients for a couple of hours, then editing in backdrops that tell a story. “In the end, it looks like a masterpiece portrait that’s painted,” Elias said. “It’s something you will have forever. It’s a conversation […]

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