The Boudoir Experience
Relax and be pampered as you are guided through your Boudoir Photography experience from the moment you enter the door, by our friendly all female team. Sip a glass of bubbly as we give you the celebrity treatment of a full makeover, hairstyling and false eyelashes. Your stylist/photographer will then discuss outfits with you and guide you through our vast wardrobe and prop selection, helping you choose some outfits to try on. We will give you full instruction on how to pose for each photo during the photoshoot. Your final selection of photos will be airbrushed as per your specifications.
Meet The Team
Edel Kelly, Photographer / Owner
Secret Boudoir is owned and run by a talented Professional Photographer named Edel Kelly. Edel studied photography in Griffith College Dublin. In her five years of business has photographed nearly 2000 women all over Ireland, in her own brand of Boudoir style photography. A Licentiateship member of the Irish Professional Photographer's Association (IPPA) In her first few months as a member won 16 commendations, a certificate of excellence and won "Best Single Image" in the Fashion/Human Form Category in the 2013 Photographer of the Year awards. Edel is a very relaxed friendly person who understands that women are nervous coming into the studio, and helps to put them at ease, guide them through the entire process, and listens to their requirements and ideas.
Aoife O'Sullivan, Photographer/ Photo Retoucher
Aoife has been a photographer for over 5 years, and started her career in San Francisco, in a Retro/ Pin Up Photography Studio. She has also now been trained in Secret Boudoir's unique photography style, and is the 2nd photographer in our busy studio. She believes in empowering every woman to feel beautiful and is honored to do this every day as part of her job! Aoife puts extra effort into making you feel comfortable in the studio and ensuring you enjoy your boudoir experience with us. Aoife is also our expert photo retoucher who can magic away all blemishes and stretch marks out of sight!
Orlaith Shore, Makeup Artist
Orlaith is one of the Freelance Makeup Artist that we work with here in the studio. She works in many areas of make-up including fashion, bridal, advertising, TV and film. Makeup always seemed like a very natural path to me and I have been very lucky to carve a career in something that I love. It astonishes me daily how you can completely transform somebody with the differing use and application of makeup, be it minimal and highlighting natural beauty or more extreme allowing you to create an entire different persona. Orlaiths personality and professionalism have cemented her reputation and paved the way for a very successful career as a makeup artist.
Lisa Redmond, Make Up Artist
Lisa is a professional freelance makeup artist who is passionate about her work. She trained at Crumlin College Dublin and The International Makeup Academy, Dublin. In a short space of time has built up a well respected reputation working in the Bridal, Fashion & Beauty and TV industry. From an early age, Lisa always had a fascination and love for makeup. The discovery that this passion could turn into a career as a makeup artist has meant that Lisa is in growing demand for not only her makeup skills but also her professionalism and dedication to the art of makeup. Lisa has contributed to some of the leading publications of Ireland including U Magazine, Irish Country Magazine & RSVP. Her work can also be seen in online publications such as Institute Magazine, Coco Magazine and Tabitha Magazine. Some of her TV work includes The Late Late Show, The Savage Eye, Next Weeks News and RTEs Pump up my Dance. Lisa has worked with high profile clients including Elite Model Management and Trinity College. She also regularly gets involved in charity events and has done work with the likes of The Body Shop for Oxfam and Moyo Hairdressing for Aveda Earth Month.