Session Details

Boudoir Option 1 of 3: Lecture Only - The Boudoir Deep Dive with Kelli Marie, Brittnie Price, Olesha Haskett and Shannon Dougherty

Speakers: Kelli Marie , Olesha Haskett , Brittnie Price , Shannon Dougherty
Shannon Dougherty

Session Time: Jan 27th 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Location: KICC|M108, Main Concourse

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Sponsored By: The Boudoir Album

Are you ready for a deep dive into the world of boudoir photography?  This class, sponsored by the Boudoir Album, will drop you into the midst of what’s new and upcoming in this evolving and dynamic genre.  You’ll be inspired by these four instructors as they share their insights and experience from the platform. (This is a lecture-only class)

  • 10:00 – 11:30 - Kelli Marie - The Business of Boudoir 

In this class, Kelli Marie Connor will teach how she runs a $700,000+ a year boudoir studio that keeps her clients coming back time and time again. Get insight on systems and processes that help her and her 2 associate photographers photograph over 175 clients annually out of one studio location. Kelli will also be going over her pricing sheet and sales process that keeps her studios average sale over $5000. 

  • 11:30 – 1:00 - Olesha Haskett - Real Talk: Things Your Black Clients Want You To Know

Let’s get real about how race impacts boudoir photography in the way we capture, relate and cater to our Black clients. This is will be a real conversation about hair, make up, colorism, ethical retouching and performative allyship. 

  • 2:00 – 3:30 - Shannon Dougherty - Creating Timeless and Editorial Style Photo Sessions for Your Clients 

In this class, Shannon will talk about how to add drama and fashion influence to your boudoir and portrait sessions to create magazine worthy images for your clients. In this class, Shannon will talk about topics such as how she creates these photoshoots for her clients, styling, working in a small space, and more.

  • 3:30 – 5:00 - Brittnie Price - Rebirth: Inspiring Your Artistry & Emotive Portraiture on a Deeper Level

Join LA’s premier Emotive Boudoir Artist and Mentor Brittnie Price for an illuminating exploration of the magic, limitless potential plus true impact of our work as intimate photographers when we understand and nourish our relationship with inspiration. How do YOU, the artist, dive deeper into your artistic identity - beyond “bright” vs. “moody,’ memorizing poses or leaning on posing guides - and refine your vision to get to the heart of the matter and actually create the emotive, scroll-stopping artwork you dream of sharing? Trade in the cycle of impostor syndrome and looking to peers for inspiration and comparing your work, for a more energetic approach to nourishing your passion and channeling your magic to elevate your artistry and create timeless, inspired artwork - the way only YOU can.