Nude Art & Lingerie Portraiture with Off Camera Flash

Manage Female Model to get emotional images, using studio and location off camera flashes. Elegant and sensual nude art.
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Instructed by Mauro Prelli Photography / Portraits
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  • Lectures 32
  • Length 3.5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 10/2015 English

Course Description

This course is about manage a model to make natural portrait in lingerie e nude art style. It could be appear simple, but also if you have a really nice model, why you could get a bad result? It's all up on you! Manage light and set first, but the goal of this course is to give you my little, but important, secret to get and original and unrepeatable shot. You will know how to move on set, what to say to the model, how to say that and view in real time the model's feedback. I show you every shot I make in my journey just for show which are the steps to follow in order to obtain a complete emotional, elegante, nude art and lingerie shot with Arianna, the model in this course!

What are the requirements?

  • This is an intermediate level course, a perfect student for this course is a photographer who want to shoots EMOTIONAL PORTRAITS
  • NOT NECESSARY to have shooted nude or lingerie before, just able to use camera in manual M Mode
  • Student have to know the basic about off camera flash

What am I going to get from this course?

  • MANAGE a model in NUDE ART mood
  • Know HOW TO SAY to the model to let her feels CONFORTABLE
  • RECOGNIZE the right moment to shot
  • APPLY this tecnique to different kind of subjects
  • Make an EMOTIONAL and BOUDOIR sensual shot
  • POST PRODUCE with natural effects
  • REPLICATE this results with NON PROFESSIONAL subjects
  • DOWNLOAD and EDITING some original MINI PSD files in Bonus Content!

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is for the photographer who love BOUDOIR and NUDE ART photography
  • This course is for people who believes ELEGANCE and STYLE could live in the nude art photography
  • This course is for AMATEURS and also for PRO
  • This course is not about trivial photography and doesn't talk about playboy or newton style

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: READ FIRST!


Section 2: Studio Photosession Rim Light to Light Body Sculpt

Here you will taste some cutted clips from the course, just random parts of what you could get. Enjoy!


Introducing the model and what concers next course lessons


Let's start shooting, you will see how to start managing model, positioning model in the light, se how to move around a live lingerie subject


Deep down in the right feeling between model and photographer, let see how the model change the way of posing by different input from the photographer. Learn how to choose right point of view and gain not only a sculpted body but also a relaxation face of the subject.

Section 3: Overview

Look at the shooting done so far and analize which kind of results could be satisfying

Section 4: Nude Art Shooting

The core of the shooting, you will learn how to face the model in cosy moment, learn to use the right words, feel the moment and which kind of feedback you have to know to feel if the model is peaceful.


This is the moment when the model feels relaxed and the right time for nude

Section 5: Nude Rope

Nude art and rim banks are goods... but see what's happens if you push it up with some props... perhaps: a rope!


In this lecture I will choose with my "instinct" which are shooting to be post produced, using "thumbnail good works" method.


You will learn how to post produce this kind of set


From an error of the flash ... Don't stop the power of your creativity and look how we could make anyway something interesting, why not?

Section 6: Location Nude River Lake

Time was running and this is a really fast set up


You will see how a set like this work, less time and this could work for us, because the temperature was not great, low time profilo could push the photographer to make the best in a couple of minutes


See and choose which image to starting from


Complete post production of first image


Complete post production of second image

Section 7: Location Nude Inner Lake

Second image shooting live set


Choosing best of this set to post produce


Post working the Nude Inner Lake image

Section 8: Studio Couch Nude Set

First thing is setup the light on the couch, double light with top bank and an octa to light the model face


First part of managing model, this end with nude but we have to start to bring confort to model with clothes


Go on on this ramp and see how she get in touch with this set


Is the moment to move to nude; when you feel model in the right mood be secure to suggest her to moving in this difficult but exciting kind of photography


Upper bank solo for more lighting drama. See how watching this lecture.


If you has worked in right direction this is the check. Learn how to manage final emotional results

Section 9: Bonus Section
Bonus Lecture : COOL Stuff for You!

In this bonus section you can download Original Full Layer mini PSD Photoshop File I've teached about in my post production videos!


In this bonus section you can download Original Full Layer mini PSD Photoshop File I've teached about in my post production videos!


In this bonus section you can download Original Full Layer mini PSD Photoshop File I've teached about in my post production videos!


In this bonus section you can download Original Full Layer mini PSD Photoshop File I've teached about in my post production videos!

Section 10: Bonus Stuff
Cool Bonus Stuff for You!

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Instructor Biography

Mauro Prelli, Professional Google Advertising Photographer, Learn Portrait

Mauro Prelli aka "el Maui" is an Italian Professional Photographer involved in different kind of photographic and teaching fields.

Advertising Portraiture : specialized in location portraiture with massive use of the artificial light, boudoir and promotional assignment his strong response. Some of his works are published on important magazines like Vogue Italia.

Google Street View Trusted Photographer. : he works on Italian Official Google Projects to made Business Photo and Video for the World Famous Brand Big G.

N.L.P. Photographic Teacher: master at live workshop to teach how to manage subject with Neuro Linguistic Programming applied to portraits photographic field to get emotional images

Strobist Workshop Teacher: strong specialized in off-camera portraits lighting he teachs in live strobe workshops and online sessions

Adobe Photoshop CC Master: creative post production services and teaching from newbie to expert classes

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