New Event and the Holiday Special

So if you follow us over on facebook, you saw the hint that was dropped about family specials and head shots. Ok so that was a little more than a hint-here are some more specifics for you!

Announcement #1:  

Starting NOW (through December), you can book your family portraits for half off (so only $125)  AND get 5 digital images of your choosing! Happy Holidays indeed. The session last 30 mins, includes the normal retouching and 5 digital images (those alone are worth $250!!) I'll even set up an online proofing gallery for you where you or your family can order right online if you can not make it back for a reveal session-not something I normally do either! 

A couple from last year. 

Announcement #2

My corporate friends and future friends, you need a new headshot, and I am here for you! Sundays will now be dedicated to you! Well, the first sunday of every month that is. 20 min sessions, 3 digital files with full retouching to use as needed. *Background choice is grey/black/white* These sessions will be at $125 when January hits, but for the rest of the year, they are only $75! So if you need a new headshot like I know you do, send me an email (jmorganimages@gmail.com) or give me a call and set up your appointment! If you need your entire office to have headshots done, contact me and we'll set it up where I come to you and set up for the day, and make sure everyone gets photographed!  

Happy Holidays everyone. Yes I know it seems a little early, but apparently I am actually late on the holiday bus. Who knew the holidays started back in September?! 


DIY: White Light and Sheers Background

Why yes, it is as easy as it sounds. This do it yourself project may take you 10 mins to set up and cost you anywhere from nothing to $20. 

Things i used:

white lights from big lots. 2 boxes @ $6 each

Sheers from Ikea: they come in pairs for $5 a set. I have a ton of them, but you can use 2 sets and be good to go, (even 1 set if you must)

I already had a wire hanging thing from Ikea BUT you can totally use those clear push pin things if you have to! I'm not judging-i use them ALL the time for stuff-i even hang pictures with them. 

I hung the sheers first, then un winded the lights so they would be all twisted. Followed by draping them almost to floor and back up again stretching them out a bit as i went. plugged it in and well...i was done. 

DIY lighted backdrop-for anyone, not just 'pros'

You check out a sample of a family portrait session using this same background setup as i have here...HERE. 

Super Simple. Try it with colored lights, and add a baseboard to make it look like an actual wall if you want. i used the sheers as a sort of "snow" as well because hey, here in florida, we happen to lack that cold white stuff!!

DIY Bonus Idea: You may see the kids blowing something "snow like" that is bean bag filler! Just make sure you aren't using it around babies or kids who will try to eat it-that stuff is toxic. 

I would love to see what you come up with, share with me your links to what you come up with in the comments below! 

Why Are all the Santas Different? and other Santa Questions.

So its way into holiday time...actually only 2 days until Christmas that i write this. My kids are watching their morning cartoons, i am trying to wake up, and across my facebook newsfeed i read about a friend who's daughter asked her Why all the Santas she sees are different. I thought the blog would be a good place to answer this honest and oh so innocent question. 

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10 {CHEAP} Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Kids

TAG! You're it! You shouldn't have commented or liked it...you fell into a trap, its a game! The person who commented or liked has to choose one of the following to put on their timeline... 1) The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live. 2) I'm an angry Elf! 3) A lovely thing about Christmas is that it's compulsory, like a thunderstorm, and we all go through it together. 4) I'm secretly in love with Santa Claus...mmmm, i wanna ruffle that white beard between my toes! 5) I just like to smile! Smiling's my favorite. 6) Let's be naughty and save Santa the trip! 7) I flipped off an elf today! 8.) Santa Claus has the right idea - visit people only once a year! 9) I cheated on my ex with one of Santa's elves in Dobbies toilets! 10) I just saw a man running down my street wearing only a Santa hat! You have to play and can't tell anyone its a game (only forward this message if they like/comment). Merry Christmas!! HAHAAHA!!!

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Find Your Sexy Tampa Boudoir Mini Holiday Sessions

 The holidays are here, you are looking for the perfect gift in every store and at every website you search. You need to stop and realize you are the perfect gift for your partner. Give him or her the gift of you in a beautiful leather album, you feeling more sexy and more confident in your own skin. Give your partner and yourself for that matter, the gift of boudoir. It's more than a photoshoot, it's an experience. 

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9 Naughty & Nice Gift Ideas | Tampa Boudoir Photographer

The holiday season is here, and everyone needs new gift ideas for their significant other(s). These gift ideas will help you to think a bit outside "the box" this year and bring a little naughty to your nice holiday season. Oh, and i'd like to add that this is not just for the end of the year. These gift ideas work all year round folks, who doesn't love random presents and to know that they are thought about all the time, not just on a holiday? Lets start out on the nice side and head south to the naughty side.

9.  This site has beautifully packaged products that although not so naughty, are most defintely nice! not to mention free shipping on any order over $45! Tokyo Milk

8. Everyone knows lingere is a sexy classic but really, the nighties look nice for all of 3 secs until you find yourself in the buff and the cute little number you just had on is crumpled on the floor. Why not try something sexy like personalized undies! A lace number that will find itself joining the 3 sec nightie but your lady can wear on a regular basis too! Hanky Panky

7. I bet you always wanted to learn or have your leading lady learn how to do the proper strip tease. Well wait no longer! Let Dita Von Teese, the queen of burlesque, teach you a thing or two in her easy to follow pictures included book, Stripteese.

6. These are a sexy classic, sex coupons not much else needs to be said about them! Coupons

5. A twist on monopoly for the couple who doesn't just want to jump right into it and would rather let their thoughts get carried away first. Just don't pull this one out instead of the original next family game night! xxxopoly

4. This one i can personally testify to being fun and super naughty. From role play to random bedroom romps this super secret make you feel like a spy will lead to fun adventures and great sex! 101 Sexy Nights

3.  Anything from This site looks absolutely delish and/or fun, but i would def check out this sexy mini kit for only $42! This site has everything from lingerie to sex toys to these yummy edible powders and so much more. This may very well be my favorite new naughty website! 

2. A very naughty gift for her because an orgasm with your lover isn't guaranteed every time...."Orgasm in a Box" and they even have a fun kit for him too! Everyone can win together or alone with these love kits from babeland.com! 

1. Pole Dance Lessons! Not only will she appreciate the workout it gives her, you will benefit from her newly gained confidence and flexibility! If you are in the Tampa area, check out Impulse Pole Dance Studio for great classes from beginner to advanced. They have multiple locations and are a great group of women! 

Of course this list isn't complete without my favorite option of all. Book your leading lady a complete Boudoir Session and you both win! She gets pampered with hair makeup wine and treats as well as a photo shoot and new found or rediscovered confidence and you receive an album of her beautiful images to always have. If she isn't around....you can still admire her beauty. Just contact me for more information! 

Think i missed something fun and list worthy? Add it in the comments below! I want to hear it and so does everyone else!