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Beauty and The Beast by Celisse Elaine

August 12, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
TALE AS OLD AS TIME... for beauty is found within... For who could ever learn to love a beast... Be Our Guest! There may be something there that was not there before... You don't have time to be timid. You must be bold darling! I wan't much more than this provincial life. The rose she had o...
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See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil

June 18, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
SEE NO EVIL HEAR NO EVIL SPEAK NO EVIL Look at this stuff, isn’t it neat? Wouldn't you think my collection is complete? Special thanks to Disney’s animated version of “The Little Mermaid” for permanently engraving images into my creative system as a child for me to depict in adulthood. Ariel, the memaid, encounters a male human named...
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Photographing Silhouettes by Celisse Elaine

May 01, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Photographing Silhouettes: What is a Silhouette? dark shape/outline of someone or something visible against a lighter background. Especially in dim light where the object is usually black. Silhouette photography has always been a favorite of mine. Silhouettes convey drama, mystery, emotion and mood all within a photo. It leaves viewers w...
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Mystical Boudoir Photography in Sacramento by Celisse Elaine

January 31, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
MYSTICAL BOUDOIR by Celisse Elaine Boudoir / ˈbo͞oˌdwär/ Photography: Intimate, romantic and sometimes erotic images of subjects in an ornate bedroom or private dressing room environment dating back to the 1920's. Pose partially clothed or in lingerie. Surprise your Valentine with the most special gift...
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Red Monochromatic

December 01, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
“There is a shade of red for every woman.” – Audrey Hepburn “Red of course, is the color of the interior of our bodies. In a way it’s inside out, red.” – Anish Kapoor My thoughts... Red is the color of blood, the first color we come into contact with when we are born. Red is a very powerful and bold color that not everyone can pull o...
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October 28, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Photography and Direction by Celisse Elaine Photography Modeling & Makeup by Marisela Alcala
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Purple Monochromatic... Once Upon A Dream

September 21, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
PURPLE MONOCHROMATIC ... ONCE UPON A DREAM 3 card spread- Mind - Body - Spirit Photography, direction and props by Celisse Elaine Modeling & MUA by Alexandra Velasquez
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DIY- Papier-Mâché Humpty Dumpty & Easter Eggs

April 12, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
DIY: Papier-Mâché Humpty Dumpty & Easter Eggs Papier-Mâché: pāpər məˈSHā A malleable mixture of paper and glue, and water, that becomes hard when dry. Originates from China; the inventors of paper itself. Artists aren’t really people. And I’m actually 40% Papier-Mâché. – Steven Morrissey Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty...
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Black and White Photography: Creating Timeless B&W Photos

March 25, 2017  •  1 Comment
BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY: Creating Timeless Black and White Photos {Master ways to capture timeless black and white photographs for portraits, weddings and landscapes using texture, contrasting colors and patterns.} PORTRAITS: Photograph their souls “When you photograph people in color, you photograph their clothes....
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Timing is Everything: Best Times to Capture Magical Photos

March 12, 2017  •  1 Comment
Discover the Importance of How and When to Photograph Magical Landscapes and Portraits During the Twilight and Golden Hour Golden Hour a period shortly after sunrise or before sunset which daylight is redder and softer than when the sun is higher in the sky. Twilight Hour a time period between the night and day. The Sun...
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