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I feel like I have been lucky enough in my life to have had some great experiences and to have accomplished a lot in work, in my personal relationships and in keeping my family close to my heart. When I was young I thought, as probably many do, that my worth would be tied to […]

I had a million things say this week, but I’m pushing everything back so I can have a quick word with you about the need for speed.  I told you last week about the TikTok video post that went viral.  Well, some of the results from that are in… Because of the wide reach it […]

As I have said before, I am lucky enough to love what I do. I absolutely believe in it. I have always felt that to be successful in any endeavor, you must have a passion for it; a desire that goes beyond the pocket book. Don’t get me wrong, making a living is great and […]

I couldn’t even tell you how many times in my career a curvy woman has asked me if she’s “allowed” to participate in a boudoir shoot. “I’m plus size, will I still look okay?”“I’m fat, so I can’t do something like this, I wish!”“I know this isn’t for chunky girls, but I thought I’d try […]

After what seems like an eternity, we are finally open and ready to add you to our Boudoir calendar.  In fact, I think there are a whole lot of Boudie babes out there itching to do something for themselves for a change.  Why not break out of the mundane sameness of every day for the […]

Lately, we have had a lot of interest in exactly what products we offer at Photography by Alyssa Michelle.  There are so many choices surrounding how to display your gorgeous final images and we make it super easy with samples in the Reveal room of every product we offer! I know that it’s hard to […]

Every once in a while, I ask the babes who follow me what their greatest concern about the thought of booking a Boudoir session is, the number one answer comes back the same almost every time: Cost.   Each time, I hope to get answers like “I’m nervous about the thought of posing for pictures”.  Or, […]

You want to know a little secret? I was a little scared that after two and a half months away from doing what I love, I had an underlying fear that I would have forgotten everything I knew. Which buttons to press, how to compose an image, how to pose my clients, etc. A silly […]

Well, here I am roughly a year after my first Boudoir shoot with my daughter Alyssa Michelle.  That is a year after my daughter had to drag me to her studio kicking and screaming, finally agreeing to it only because I had made her a promise that I would one day let her shoot me.  […]

Just when you thought you knew all there was to know about your Boudoir shoot possibilities……but wait, there’s more!  Another new option that has been catching fire lately is sharing your experience with one of your best friends. Listen, we all confide in our girlfriends about our experiences, especially when it involves photography.  Now you […]