Step into Wonderland…
This February have a very merry unbirthday, admire yourself in our looking glass, be the red queen, or enjoy a toke with our hookah.
Come spend 2 hours in our photography studio, we will do your makeup & hair, then help you choose your sets as well as the perfect poses to create the images you desire. Come play dress up!
Here is what a few of our clients have to say about us:
“I had the pleasure of working with Mariah on more than one occasion. Mariah captures subject individuality well and she knows how to pull you out of your comfort zone while respecting your boundaries. She has the perfect balance of professionalism combined with a playfulness which helped me to relax.” -Shanti
“Working with Mariah was fantastic. She made me feel super comfortable and relaxed, and really created the images I was looking for. The photographs are stunning, and I couldn’t have asked for better ones!” -Kate
“I really love my 20-page album. It features my favorite boudoir photos and I feel so beautiful when I look at it and it instantly boosts my self esteem. I even find myself sharing it with others, which I would never have done prior to the shoot. It was a great investment in me!” -Beth
2 Hour deluxe session includes:
Professional Makeup & Hair
2 Beautiful decorated sets
2 Wardrobe changes
Help with posing & styling
Access to thousands of props
Full retouching of all purchased images
Purchase of your favorite images
Purchase your favorite images! All purchased images are retouched, & ready print up to 11 x 14 at any printers.
As seen in PLAYBOY:
Playboy TV Show “Undercover” joined Carle Photography for a full day of shooting Fetish & Boudoir photography with host Kate Q. This summer the episode will air highlighting how much fun and sexy a messy sploshy sexy boudoir session can be. Stay tuned…
Frequently Asked Questions:
By now you must have a ton of questions about how we do our boudoir photos.
Does your studio shoot older women? You’re NOT too old to experience an amazing photography session. Our oldest client to date was 91 years old!
Do I need to rent a hotel? Not at all, all of our photography sessions are right here in our Oakland Art & photography studio.
What should I wear? Wear what you think is sexy, wear your special lingerie, wear nothing at all; let us dress you in nothing but satin sheets and a smile.
Does your boudoir studio provide outfits? Our studio provides professional make up artists & hair, award winning published photographer, amazing sets, thousands of photography props. You need to provide your favorite lingerie underwear & shoes.
Forget the outfits, Can I have a nude photo session? Yes we love working with clients who want nude fine art. this is a lovely article about boudoir photography. Woman 24: Would you take your clothes off for the camera?
I LOVE shoes, can I bring all my shoes? If you want a super sexy photo of you surrounded by ALL your shoes we can do that.
Is makeup & hair included? YES!
I want my best friend to come with me. Sure, additional people are $50. Bring one friend bring two… Blast: Bachelorettes & brides bare all, in trendy group photo shoots.
When do I choose & purchase the photos? You will make your purchase same day!
When will my order be ready? Most orders are ready in 1-2 weeks, we can rush some orders & have them ready in 24 hours.
What about Tax and Tips? Sales Taxes are included, tipping is optional, You get to have fun and enjoy an amazing photo shoot, not worry about math and taxes.
Will my photos be on your website? Only if you want them to. Most of our clients are very very private, we only publish images at your request.
Can you retouch out my scars & squish? Yes! We do high quality professional retouching.
I’m excited, Can you fit me in next week? Many of our sessions book 1-2 months in advance, give us a call with your calendar in hand and we will find a way to fit you in next week.
I work my schedule is crazy, do you have evening or weekend sessions? Yes we do many evening & weekend sessions, come get all glammed up, have a fun photo session, with your hair and makeup looking fantastic it is a perfect reason for date night or evening out on the town.
I wish to book a boudoir session for someone else. The very best way to book a session for someone else is to give them a link to this website a kiss & your credit card. Due to the private nature of our photo sessions we do not allow proxy or surrogate bookings.
I don’t know how to pose for a camera, can you help me? Yes, your photographer Mariah Carle has been in front of and behind the camera for over a decade, she will help you with set ideas, styling, & posing. Check out this great article on posing. BuzzFeed: 33 Impossibly sexy Boudoir Poses
How much does a photo session cost? Our 2 hour sessions start at $299.