This is a big job, some of these pigeons have been spoiled by their Instagram fame. Oh, and let the record show I have zero idea how to use my cell phone's self-timer function, and I'm way too lazy to figure it out. A beautiful subject in an awesome location can be ruined by poor light. No longer. I'm literally just holding my neckline. Oh, and as you can probably tell, I had a hard time lighting this one—a downside of subtituting lamps for natural light. So is fooling around with different poses.
While Ribinik's makeup artist worked her magic, Ribinik walked me through the fundamentals of boudoir scenery—which is basically just that you want to pose in a clean, well-lit, ideally luxurious-looking room.
Tutorial on Photographing a Nude Body (NSFW)
Nusa Penida Island. You get the idea. The ones who see things differently. Canon 5DMK4. But I'm not.