Boudoir & Pin-up Photographer

Naperville, IL

Chicago, IL

Wedding Deposit

Wedding Deposit


Confirm your date for your bridal service here. Deposits are not refundable. Receiving your images Within 10 business days of your photo session you will Receive a password and link to see your proofs from your photoshoot. Weddings may take up to 30. You may Download 600x400 pixels jpegs perfect for social sharing. Your RETOUCHED images will NOT have a watermark and will be in a separate folder within your gallery. NOTE ; prints, full resolution digitals, and print gifts are not included but easy to order from your gallery. Publication opportunities Any model seeking publication should notify HARLOW for a release form and we will send the HIGH RES images directly to the publisher on your behalf. Please use the appropriate tags and credits when you are published including your makeup artist and HARLOW HOUSE PHOTO we regularly submit and get published with the worlds LARGEST and most respected pinup publications. Social Media Do not edit your own images or add filters to our work. Purchase Policies: Booking fees are non refundable and will only go toward the cost of your full package total if you complete your shoot as scheduled. Due to Chicago unpredictable weather, we do RARELY need to move or delay a shoot for rain. If your shoot is delayed or rescheduled, refunds are not issued on booking fees. We will reschedule for the nearest possible date and time at your convenience. We are available 7days a week even holidays. When purchasing a gift certificate or photoshoot package are NON REFUNDABLE & MUST BE USED WITHIN 365 days of PURCHASE PLEASE SHOW RECEIPT or email confirmation. Gift certificates for full packages are non transferable. Gift certificates purchased as dollar amounts can be used on any photoshoot package. Gift certificates may NOT be used to buy prints. Cancellations and rescheduling: Please let us know 72 hours in advance if you need to reschedule to avoid a rescheduling fee. We understand things come up. We don't want you to show up sick and not look or feel your best. PLEASE DO NOT SHOW UP SICK AND OR CONTAGIOUS Same day cancels and no shows will forfeit their booking fee. In certain extreme weather or health related circumstance we may allow you to reschedule without losing the booking fee. A note for models seeking publication and public exposure At Harlow House Photo we maintain the rights to all photos. You may be published in one of several of the magazines we enjoy submitting to. Models are not compensated for their publication. We reserve the right to tastefully use your images for our artistic and advertising purposes. No 3rd party may edit or print our images without express written permission and release with purchase of full resolution images. Any 3rd party using any images for advertising purposes without permission from Harlow House Photo and compensation due will be considered copyright infringement and we will seek damages upon doing so. clients will not receive RAW images. FULL resolution images may be purchased or sent to publications (at no charge) after they are sized and retouched. Models have the ability to share and download 400x600 pixel images anytime for free. Models may order prints of these images at anytime form their private gallery. We do not allow 3rd parties to retouch our images for public display including social media or print.


Cancels and reschedules 2021

If you cancel or no show your session without 48 hour notice, you will lose ½ of your deposit. Same day cancellations forfeit the deposit. You may avoid this by paying your balance the day of your shoot as planned and rescheduling for a later date without a penalty. Our makeup team commutes over an hour to get here. We set up the perfect set for you and lay out the perfect wardrobe the day prior. Our team prepares, and schedules their day around your booking and we are currently only taking one client per day to allow for proper cleaning between sessions. By cancelling, you are preventing them from taking on other potential clients and income .  You may reschedule your date only once and only with 72 hour notice.


Guests and friends

You are temporarily not allowed to bring any friends or family members to your shoot. You must wear a mask until instructed to take it off by your makeup artist. 

We are a female owned and operated establishment with 10 years of references. If you would like to meet me prior to your session please let me know. If you want someone to walk in with you and carry your bags in they must wear a mask and unfortunately cannot stay. We apologize for any inconvenience. 



Getting drunk is not allowed-I shouldn't have to say this but Please we had 3 recent incidents of clients sneaking in alcoholic beverages and leaving open containers around my house. If you are drinking during your session we reserve the right to refuse service. Not only is this a health violation, it is a safety violation. Although we now work from home, this is still a licensed, registered,and insured business in the state of IL with safety and health guidelines.


Wardrobe: Please read very carefully

Please make sure you provide the correct sizing for the wardrobe.

 We do not store all wardrobe at this location. Many items are in storage off site or borrowed specifically for your session from our designer partners. 

your wardrobe is hand selected for you based on your consultation. I'm sorry, but you will not be allowed to go into the walk in closet and try a bunch of things due to covid.

 you will be provided the looks as discussed in your wardrobe consultation .

a nude colored no show thong must be worn under all borrowed garments.  (black for black outfits is advised

 If you borrow, garter belts, stockings, corsets, robes, dresses, gloves, lingerie you must place these items in garment bags to go for cleaning. Do not place these items on furniture.   

If you rip or destroy your borrowed wardrobe ( aside from stockings) there is a 25.00 fee.

Boudoir and Pinup Clients -

You must bring a nude thong or g string, We do not shoot fully nude for any reason. (We can hide the thong in photoshop)

Topless and implied nude sessions are still allowed if desired. 

While we do provide accessories like garter belts, dressing gowns, jewelry, gloves, corsets, we do not provide bras and panties. You are strongly advised to pack an upscale matching set to wear under selected items. . 

 Mani and Pedi time! 

 Your hands will be very visible

You must have  good nails or it will ruin your images...get some cute stick on stiletto nails from walgreens if you need to. 

How do I prepare?

Make sure you STRETCH for 20 minutes prior to arrival. You will be working a lot of new muscles to pose. Get a good night's sleep and stay hydrated. Be sure to refine your skin with a good acid peel and body scrub and bring your favorite body lotion shea butter is ideal.


Need Inspiration for wardrobe?

I will work with you to choose the perfect mood boards for your 2 looks and then prepare a wardrobe based on those boards. As a costume designer, sometimes I may design a couture item just for you, or we borrow from our warehouse. We have so many story boards on pinterest HARLOWROCKS to help you create a mood and get inspired. https://www.pinterest.com/harlowhouse/boards/


Please please please avoid the following:

SPRAY TANS and BRONZERS the day of your shoot. We love our beautiful creamy velvet furniture and want it to stay lovely.


Covid 19 restrictions Please reschedule your session if you have any cold or flu symptoms or a fever. We will not charge you a rescheduling fee with 24 hour notice. 


After your session

Please allow 24-72 hours to receive a link and password to your proof gallery

Once you select your images, it can take up to 30 days to receive your edits. 

 With every session, you receive a username and password to review your proofs in a private gallery. These proofs download at 600x900 pixels with a watermark perfect for social sharing. These proofs are not authorized for printing by 3rd parties   Harlow offers incredible fine art printing service for award winning  print quality. All print orders include retouching and a 2000x2400 pixels digital file to download.

Please do not be afraid to call or text if you have questions.