Stop trying to be the best!

behind the camera

Stop trying to be the best! Work on being different & creating your distint style.
I believe in an aboundent universe. There is more than enough money and work to go around.
We are NOT one another’s competition we are one another’s support team and fellow comrades. We can do this together!

~Love, Scarlett

“There are no secrets to sucess. it is the result if preparation, hard work and learning from failure.” -Colin Powel

Do you think we don’t know when you Photoshop all our fat away?

(I am not saying don’t Photoshop. Lightroom and Photoshop are both god sent programs that I love too.) With the above image I am talking to the very small amount of photographers that go crazy. – You know who you are. If your clients are happy with your work your on the right track. If not try the following suggestions.

Making of: Nude Beauty in the kitchen


Nude Beauty in the Guestroom

        F/5,6 1/15 Sec. ISO 640    (Sun light)       F/4 1/125 Sec. ISO 1000   (ProXistar Softbox 5400K)   F/5,6 1/20 Sec. ISO 640 (ProXistar Softbox 5400K)     F/4,5  1/125 Sec. ISO 1250  (ProXistar Softbox 5400K)          F/4  1/125 Sec. ISO 1250  (ProXistar Softbox 5400K) F/5,6  1/25 Sec. ISO 640  (ProXistar Softbox 5400K) F/5,6  1/15 Sec. ISO 640  (ProXistar Softbox 5400K)  

Finding inspiration in the small stuff..

I am wracking my brain trying to think of topics for upcoming BPU blog posts. Maybe that’s a good beginning to a post?? Finding inspiration! You know, the little tidbits of inspiration that turns into a new shoot pose, layout or concept. Finding inspiration in the small stuff… People think the real work is the … Continue reading

Raw Vs. Jpeg?

Raw VS. Jpeg? There is an ongoing debate with armature and even a few pro photographers over the raw vs. jpegs question. Let me put the record straight here and now. Raw is BY FAR hands down the better option. Some will say “yes but… what if you don’t need so much image data”? Or … Continue reading

Want an annual turnover of half a million euros?

Bo and Scarlett are the directors, creators and co-owners of Damen Photography a Europe based studio that shoots over 1,300 nude and semi-nude women a year and has an annual turnover of approximately half a million. Want to learn how? Come join us in Europe at our next Boudoir Workshop -Scarlett

European portfolio building workshops with Scarlett and Bo!

This workshop will include a number of nude & semi nude models, our hair and makeup artists and our assistants all to help you build up your portfolio and launch your business!