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Kool April Nights  Style Are you going to be checking out the fine wheels and folks at Kool April Nights? Would you like to learn how to do that traditional Pin Up model makeup and hairstyling for the Cruise or dances? You can now get fun group or private Pin Up Glamour Girl styling lessons […]

BOGO BRIDAL BOUDOIR and more… We got a bunch of questions about our Spring Glamour/Boudoir special so rather than having to answer them one by one here is a FAQ of the main things we keep hearing from you all… Q. Does the studio supply clothing for the boudoir sessions? A. No, you must bring […]

Fashion Boudoir Portraits I have always been fascinated by the fashion photography from the 50’s and 60’s. The mini skirts and bikinis were the start of a huge cultural shift that we still feel today. Those classic super star models from the era did not have the social media options to further their brand but […]

  TA Schmidt’s Creative Portraits Can Make Your Valentine’s Day Special Downtown Redding is the perfect place to work. The studio is only a block away from the Sacramento River so anytime I need a break I can walk or drive into Caldwell (Lake Redding) Park to enjoy one of the city’s best public features. […]

  Valentine’s Day Boudoir   You know how hard it is to buy something for your guy. Something personal and thoughtful. A gift that is memorable and playful. It has to be better than some lame tie or magazine subscription. Maybe something that is fun for you and surprising for him. Something to remind him […]

Halloween Boudoir You know it is totally crazy but we spend some $8 Billion each year in America on Halloween. Check out all the stores with the huge selection of costumes, candy and snacks, decorations and not to mention parties- it is one of the biggest events of the year and the kick off to the […]

Hollywood Glamour Portraits     Looking for something exciting and clearly different for your next photoshoot? Want to take on the diva personality and style of a Hollywood legend? Tired of the kissy lipped selfie that is a clone of millions of others? If you love the look and style of classic B&W Hollywood this […]

Engagement and Bridal Boudoir Headquarters That time of year again when engagements sessions, Save the Date shoots and formal bridal sessions keep the studio humming. Young and excited couples looking forward to a new life and the adventure of building their own new family. With all the hustle and bustle of finding venues and vendors […]

It’s that time of year for a Kool April Nights Pin Up Photoshoot! Once a year in late Spring the cool cars cruise all of Redding for a week of music, Show and Shines. dances, stories and old friends coming together. Decades of classics tour through the streets during the annual event held mostly along on […]

The Perfect Gift for Your Valentine While the earliest boudoir photography is only about 140 years old the celebration of the female form goes back centuries even beyond the historical famed drawings, sculpture and paintings of Venus and Aphrodite’s. If you have taken any college level art classes you may have seen dozens of “reclining […]