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  1. Before and after photo of a woman. Inner Spirit Photography

    The Magic of Makeup: Transforming Inner Beauty

    There’s something truly enchanting about the power of makeup, isn’t there? It’s not just about the physical transformation; it’s about the journey it takes us on—a journey of self-discovery, empowerment, and confidence. Picture this: You sit down in front of the mirror, perhaps a bit nervous, maybe even a tad apprehensive. But as the makeup […]

  2. Boudoir Water Sessions, Calgary, Inner Spirit Photography. Sensual fun.

    Boudoir Water Session Now Booking

    Only 8 Sessions May 25 & 26 Included: waterproof makeup, light hair styling, props, and some outfits 60 min of session time. Lots of splashes, reflections, rain and fun. Boudoir is bigger than a bedroom; this set is like a huge Hollywood water set. A Water Master is even part of the team. Or should […]

  3. cowgirl by Inner Spirit Photography - Mark Laurie. boudoir

    Cowgirls Are Hot

    Cowgirls Are Hot! They are wickedly independent women; they run with their own rules. They work hard and play hard. Nude and Boudoir Photography is a natural choice.That is why they are such a delight in our studio. They are bold, usually going for the nude poses, perhaps with a hat or boots, and neither […]

  4. Asian woman in rhinestone bra laying on back during her nude boudoir photography session by Mark Laurie

    Fascinating Woman Reveals Herself

    Fascinating Woman Reveals Herself Women who come in for boudoir or nude photography portraits are usually fascinating ladies. They explore what excites and interests them. Some come in for confidence building, and some to see themselves in a different light. They all reveal so much about themselves in their images. They discover so much about […]

  5. Fine Art woman with guitar by Mark Laurie of Inner Spirit Photography

    Bold Fine Art Wall Print

    Guitar Lady – a Fine Art Wall Piece Fine Art Friday. This is a bit over the top, yet it is a popular approach. It adds energy to the image, visually moving the image to a different level of interest. What I enjoy about my approach to boudoir photography is the range of concepts I […]

  6. Boudoir Water Session, boudoir, Inner spirit photography, water,

    Boudoir Water Sessions

    Boudoir Water SessionsJun 4, 2022 Mixing boudoir photography with water is a sensual blend. You can get even bolder with nude photography while you splash. Imagine your mirror reflection in the water. Perhaps the added warmth of floating candles or some rubber duckies encircling you for fun. You can add energy with water splashing off […]

  7. Red head with tattoos smiling at camera by Mark Laurie of Inner Spirit PHoto

    10 Tips To Your Perfect Photogenic Smile

    10 Tips To Your Perfect Photogenic Smile  Smiles are tricky things. Be it in a nude or boudoir photography session or in regular life. We judge a person a lot by their smile. Smiles can warm our hearts, terrify us, be a warning or just a pure expression of joy. That is a lot of […]

  8. Dee Mago nude yoga pose in BW by Mark Laurie of Inner Spirit Photography

    When Less is More – on so many levels

    When Less Is More. Being a boudoir / nude photographer for over 40 years, I have found that the less a woman wears, the more she can express her authentic self. There is another side to the “less is more” statement. Professional boudoir photographers design their shots. Volume is not as crucial as getting the […]

  9. BodyPainted art by Mark Laurie

    Celebrating Body Painting

    Celebrating Body Painting Body Painting Art is a creative add-on to our Boudoir and nude photography sessions. We start off with 2 hours, but most go for the 4 hours. Body painting is a matter of coverage and detail. The more of each, the longer it takes. It is emotional to watch your body disappear, […]