Glamour photography

Glamour photography

Glamour photography is a genre of photography in which the subjects, usually female, are portrayed in erotic or exciting ways ranging from fully clothed to nude but in ways that either may conceal or may otherwise not especially draw attention to the subjects' breasts and buttocks.Standards and styles of glamour photography change over time, reflecting for example changes in social acceptance and taste.Glamour portrait studios opened, offering professional hair and makeup artists and professional retouching to allow the general public to have the "model" experience. 

Today’s media and advertising industry heavily exploits “fashion” and “sexy” themes.Increasing popularity of this genre of photography is not surprising, many women like the whole experience – dressing up, trying on different ideas and accessories, creating different moods.  
Portrait studios specializing in glamour photography have opened, featuring artists specializing in hair and makeup and professional photo retouching to provide the general public with a "model" experience. 

Playboy magazine was influential in altering the glamour world of photography being the first magazine to focus on nude models a targeted the mainstream consume directly.  
Many photographers are intrigued at the prospect of creating glamour photographs but may feel that a lack of “proper” equipment makes this goal unattainable.The technical things you are looking at all the while are things like lighting, composition and focus.  Presumably you have an idea of what kind of mood you want your photos to reflect.  Choosing and positioning the right toned lights is great and making sure you don’t lose sight of the end result.