Why you should print your boudoir portraits

Boudoir photography is a style of photography that captures intimate and sensual images of a person, often for the purpose of celebrating their journey into self-love, or as a gift for a partner. These photoshoots are becoming increasingly popular, with more and more people embracing the idea of capturing themselves in an intimate and empowering way. However, many people stop at just having the digital files, and don’t see the importance of owning a boudoir photo album. Why should you print your boudoir portraits? Here are a few reasons why:

Why should you print your boudoir portraits?

  1. Prints provide tangibility and longevity

The first and perhaps most obvious reason to print your boudoir portraits is that it makes them tangible. Digital files are great, but they lack the physical presence that a printed image can provide. A printed photo can be touched, held, and displayed in a way that a digital files cannot. Furthermore, printed images have the potential to last longer than digital files. Digital technology is constantly evolving, and there is no guarantee that the devices we use to store our digital photos today will be compatible with the devices of the future. A printed photo, on the other hand, can last for generations, becoming a treasured family heirloom (and making you a freaking LEGEND in the process).

  1. Prints are a physical reminder of self-love and empowerment

Boudoir photography can be an incredibly transformative experience. It can help you truly see yourself, appreciate your body, and feel confident and beautiful. Walking away from your boudoir session with an album creates a physical reminder of this experience. Every time you look at your printed photos, you can be reminded of the love and appreciation you have for yourself. This can be especially important if you struggle with body image issues, as having a physical reminder of your self-love can help you combat negative self-talk.

  1. A boudoir album is a unique form of art

Boudoir photography is a unique form of art, and when you print your boudoir images, you are creating a one-of-a-kind piece of art that can be displayed in your home or anywhere you’d like. You can choose the size, framing, and display location to create a personalized and impactful art piece that is truly unique to you. Printed photos also have a different quality and aesthetic compared to digital files. The texture of the paper, the depth of the colors, and the way the image looks under different lighting can all add to the beauty and impact of the photo.

  1. A boudoir album is a gift for yourself or a loved one

Finally, printing your boudoir images allows you to create a physical gift for yourself or a loved one. A printed photo album can be a thoughtful and meaningful gift for a partner as well. It can be a reminder of your love and appreciation for them, and a physical token of your relationship. Additionally, printing your boudoir images as a gift for yourself can be a powerful declaration of self-love. It can be a way to honor and celebrate yourself, and a reminder of the beauty and strength you possess.

Printing your boudoir images is important

Printing your boudoir images is an important step in fully embracing and celebrating this unique and personal experience. It allows you to create a tangible reminder of your self-love and empowerment. You get to walk away from your boudoir session with a meaningful, one-of-a-kind piece of art.


Get in touch! We can set you up for a free consultation and answer any questions you may have. Let’s get started on planning the boudoir photoshoot experience!

Karice Danae is an award winning, published boudoir & beauty photographer based in Roswell, Georgia about 20 minutes north of Atlanta.

Her work can seen in issues of Looks Like Film, Toffee & Honey, Retro Lovely Magazine, True Self Magazine and Venus Cult Magazine.