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Racy boudoir pics for Valentine's Day: Ready for your close-up?

Looking for just the right place to get those sexy photos shot? Here are some places that specialize in boudoir photography.

Beyond Boudoir

Jamie Jackson of Jackson Studio in St. Petersburg and Lisa Presnail of South Tampa Photography have teamed up to offer several packages in studio and on location, ranging from $875 to $1,825. All include a Maison Rouge gift card, professional hair and makeup, wine, hors d'ouevres and at least two hours of shoot time. For details contact Jackson at (727) 365-0112 or, or Presnail at (727) 871-2444 or

Blue Lane Photography

Photographer Zekeshem Parsons offers the following packages: For $325 you get two hours of shooting in your home, your images uploaded to a password-protected online gallery, a CD of your 10 favorite images, photo editing, an online slideshow with music and a $50 product credit. For $675 you get the above plus a three-hour session at a boutique hotel or other private location, hair and makeup styling, champagne and light refreshments, a $50 product credit and 10 percent off fine lingerie at The Pink Petticoat in Hyde Park. For $975 you get the above plus 15 images on CD, a $75 product credit, a 9-by-9-inch custom photo book and 15 percent off fine lingerie at The Pink Petticoat. Book by Feb. 28 and get a 20 percent discount on any boudoir package and a free wallet book. (813) 843-5884;

Buffalo Gal Vintage

1219 Martin Luther King Jr. St. N, St. Petersburg, (727) 290-8468;

The Pinup and Hollywood Glamor packages are shot by Fiona Bagwan. Packages include a disc with all shots from the shoot, about 90 minutes of costuming, hair and makeup, plus wine, fruit and a cheese plate. The shoots last 30 minutes to an hour. For $350 you get one look and three edited 8-by-10-inch prints. For $450 you get two looks and four edited 8-by-10s. To be photographed outside of the shop, add $25 or more.

The Gallery Studios

705 S Rome Ave., Tampa, (813) 254-9575;

Photographer Steve Poisall's most popular boudoir shoot is the $500 package, which includes a one-hour photo session, glass of wine, in-studio viewing of a slide show set to music (available for purchase) and 25 retouched images bound in a 9-by9-inch hard cover book. Also available are additional retouching packages, calendars, wall portraits and themed photo shoots.

Maison Rouge

300 Beach Drive NE, St. Petersburg, (727) 898-8400;

The store offers girls' night out packages: $50 an hour for up to 10 people, $75 an hour for up to 20 people, $100 an hour for up to 30 people. Two hour minimum. The parties include a 15 percent discount on non-sale items and free professional bra fitting. Add a professional photographer for $75 an hour. Food, champagne, DJ, makeup artist, masseuse, flowers, limo, a party with owner Rhonda Shear and other add-ons are available for an additional cost.

Robert Crum Photography

5260 S. Mac Dill Ave., Tampa, (813) 839-3719;

Crum will take 100 shots in his South Tampa studio, which includes interior and exterior backdrops. Pick your favorite four, and you get four 4-by-6-inch prints. Hair, makeup and a CD with all the edited images are available for an additional cost.

Racy boudoir pics for Valentine's Day: Ready for your close-up? 02/09/09 [Last modified: Tuesday, February 10, 2009 8:13am]
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