Category: Contemporary portraits

  • Plandid, Candid and Posed Portraits • Brooklyn, NYC Lifestyle, Website, Headshot and Boudoir Photographer

    Have you heard about the “plandids” yet? People started to go crazy for these types of photos on the Instagram. Honestly, it seems so funny to me. Why? Because in a way I have been doing exactly these kind of images for a really long time now. And it never occurred to me to call them plandids. I simply […]

  • A Look into a Mind of a Pole Dancer

    You guys, who follow me on Instagram and Facebook, may remember the photo of a pole dancer. I wanted to share with you more than just the photo because Samantha is super inspirational and as beautiful on the inside as on the outside. She is a pole dancer, a personal trainer and a student finishing up her prerequisite courses […]

  • Romantic Couples Boudoir Photo Shoot • Brooklyn Intimate Photographer

    Romantic Couples Boudoir Photo Shoot • Brooklyn Intimate Photographer

    Ms A. came to me with a wonderful concept for her and her boyfriend’s shoot. The words she used were: black-and-white pictures, bed scene, romantic. That’s all I needed, really. And at some point we had to leave the bed. Tell me, how would you like to be photographed with your special one?

  • Happy Valentine’s Day from your favorite photographer!

    Happy Valentine’s Day from your favorite photographer!

    Happy Valentine’s Day, my loves! What a perfect day to share some of Eric’s portraits I photographed recently. Well, some of the photos can be categorized as dudeoir and some have an editorial feel. Anyway, ladies, enjoy! And guys, get inspired…    Eric Coy is a licensed massage therapist and a professional model. Visit his website here.

  • Ashley, Latin Ballroom Dancer • NYC Portrait Photographer

    Ashley, Latin Ballroom Dancer • NYC Portrait Photographer

    Ashley is such a talented girl! Beside her being a little fire cracker, she is a zumba addict and a yoga lover. But her main focus is on being a latin ballroom dancer. I had a chance to see her performing and I think she is amazing!

  • New Year, New Shoot • NYC Glamour and Contemporary Portrait

    New Year, New Shoot • NYC Glamour and Contemporary Portrait

    Winter is not going to stop me from photographing outdoors. In fact, it’s the winter that has a beautiful soft light most of the daylight. Too cold out there? No problem, we can combine indoor and outdoor scenes. Below are the photos from such shoot with Lilith. She is a model and was looking to have some glam headshots […]

  • Yoga Instructor Headshots and Portraits • Brooklyn, NYC

    Yoga Instructor Headshots and Portraits • Brooklyn, NYC

    Meredith is one of the most amazing and sweetest yoga instructors in Brooklyn, NYC.The photos below were taken on top of the roof. Why on top of the roof? Simply because that is exactly the place where the yoga classes take place (with Meredith teaching) whenever the weather allows it. Yes, I myself attend and love them. […]

  • Dudeoir and Fine Art Photography for a Dancer/Actor

    I know what you are asking – What the heck is dudeoir? Well, you are most likely not going to find it in any dictionary, but it’s a real word. It is simply a boudoir (photography) for men. That means (not just) intimate, sexy photos of a guy: Now, since we put the term dudeoir […]

  • Having a Concept is Essential

    Having a Concept is Essential

    Hearing the stories of people I’m about to photograph is very important not just for me but primarily for them. The more I know about them, the better concepts we can come up with for their portraits. Let me tell you a bit about Kalin Brown. She is an aspiring model. We wanted to come […]

  • Photographing Variety

    Photographing Variety

    I enjoy shooting variety of clothes, locations, and most importantly moods and emotions of my “models”. Ms. I. is a mom of a young one who finally found the time for her and herself only. During the shoot she confessed: “I cannot believe I am actually doing something for myself! This is so relaxing!”