womens portraits
womens portraits

YOUR PORTRAITS

YOUR PORTRAITS

A SESSION DESIGNED FOR YOU

Women’s sessions are meant to capture timeless fine art, inspired by echoes of Renaissance and Baroque masterpieces. From your flawless hair to your perfectly selected wardrobe, every detail is taken to account and considered with care. Your portraits will capture your one-of-a-kind personality with an everlasting sensuality and timeless elegance.

Portraits have the astounding ability to capture the emotion and unique femininity every woman holds. My studio hosts a variety of different wardrobes and props that allow for the creation of your unique and timeless session. Together, we’ll create and follow the theme of your choosing. It’s not all work though! Expect to smile and laugh during your session with a professional that makes photography fun and artistic.

My goal is to ensure the memories of your session are just as lovely as the final product​

A SESSION DESIGNED FOR YOU

Women’s sessions are meant to capture timeless fine art, inspired by echoes of Renaissance and Baroque masterpieces. From your flawless hair to your perfectly selected wardrobe, every detail is taken to account and considered with care. Your portraits will capture your one-of-a-kind personality with an everlasting sensuality and timeless elegance.

Portraits have the astounding ability to capture the emotion and unique femininity every woman holds. My studio hosts a variety of different wardrobes and props that allow for the creation of your unique and timeless session. Together, we’ll create and follow the theme of your choosing. It’s not all work though! Expect to smile and laugh during your session with a professional that makes photography fun and artistic.

My goal is to ensure the memories of your session are just as lovely as the final product​

WHAT YOUR SESSION INCLUDES

STYLING CONSULTATION

PROFESSIONAL RETOUCHING

GUIDED PHOTOSHOOT

REVEAL AND ORDERING SESSION

PROFESSIONAL HAIR & MAKE-UP

SATISFACTION GUARANTEE

WHAT YOUR SESSION INCLUDES

STYLING CONSULTATION

PROFESSIONAL RETOUCHING

GUIDED PHOTOSHOOT

REVEAL AND ORDERING SESSION

PROFESSIONAL HAIR & MAKE-UP

SATISFACTION GUARANTEE

THE TRANSFORMATION

HAPPY CLIENTS

"When you’re photographed, it is crucial your character and personality are captured properly. Barbara harnesses this ability and she does it seamlessly. She is extremely easy to work with and her attention to detail is unmatched. She is an artist. Her finished product is truly a work of art. I look forward to having Barbara photograph myself, and my family, for many more years to come."

- Teresa

THE PROCESS

BEFORE YOUR SESSION

Our session is centered around the idea of capturing your unique features and personality with a timeless grace. We’ll discuss your ideas for your session to ensure we bring your vision to light. With everything from props and wardrobe available at my studio, you’ll be able to embrace a classic and elegant side of yourself you might not recognize at first glance.

during your session

The day of your session will be all about you and making sure you feel right at home! I want to ensure your images showcase the best possible version of yourself, so we’ll try out a variety of different poses and outfits to do just that! There will be plenty of smiling and laughing, so don’t be surprised when your session flies by! By the end of it, we’ll have stunning images that you’ll be sure to love!

after your session

A few weeks after your session, you’ll be able to pick your favorite images and decide how you’d like to take them home. But the best is yet to come! Soon after you’ve selected your package type, you’ll be able to see the final product and how stunning you look as timeless pieces of artwork. Whether it’s on canvas or in a gorgeously constructed photo album, you’ll be able to enjoy your flawless images for years to come.

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"The empowered woman is powerful beyond measure and beautiful beyond description."

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My work is deeply influenced by Renaissance and Baroque themes and aims to capture the essence and personality of the subject. The main purpose of my session is to create timeless memories that encompass your individuality and beauty in a timeless and original style. These images can then be turned into fine art portraits for you to display on your walls at home or at your workplace.

My work is primarily conducted in my studio where I have all the tools needed to craft a gorgeous setting with consistently flawless lighting. With authentic props and a variety of attire to choose from, my studio is the ideal location for all session types.

Yes! All final selections are cleaned and retouched to ensure a high quality final product is delivered. I handle each image with care and keep any preferences you may have in mind during the editing process. So don’t worry! Your final images will look absolutely stunning!

ABOUT
BARBARA

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MY NAME IS BARBARA
AND I AM YOUR PHOTOGRAPHER

My passion is capturing beautiful memories and moments in time. With echoes of Renaissance and Baroque old master paintings, I can capture your individuality and beauty in a timeless and original fine art portrait for you to display on your walls at home or at your workplace. My goal is to create photographs that are works of art, and which capture the best possible version of you; portraits that make a bold statement and that have a sense of timelessness. In my images, I love to capture mood and emotion. Through my subjects eyes, is the way to their soul. Currently, my portrait sessions are held in a studio in north Boulder. For professional and aspiring photographers, I will be offering workshops across the U.S. and abroad. Stay tuned for future workshop dates. Please contact me if you have any questions.

With Gratitude,

Barbara

Barbara MacFerrin, creator of "The Painted Portrait", specializes in fine art portrait photography in Boulder, Colorado. Barbara also enjoys photographing landscapes. During her travels, she has photographed icebergs in Greenland, glaciers in Iceland and polar bears in Northern Canada. She's a wife and a mother, speaks Spanish, is inspired by nature and believes that you're never too old to have an adventure!

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WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING

"The photoshoot with Barbara was so much fun and I enjoyed it immensely! She made me feel special and beautiful. When I saw the final images, I was shocked at how gorgeous they turned out to be!"

-PINA

"From the moment we met Barbara, we knew we had to book a shoot with her. She's far more than a photographer, she's an artist who captures the true essence of your soul. Her attention to detail is unmatched, and the memories we have will forever tell a story in our home! Thank you, Barbara!"

- EMILY

"Barbara's talent and skill combined with her guidance through her photoshoots make for exceptional photos! I have worked with Barbara as a clients and as a hair and makeup artist, and I am impressed by her work every time!"

-AMY​

HAPPY CLIENTS

Barbara was amazing. The whole experience was perfect and so unique. The wonderful thing about her is the time she spends to get to know her clients prior to taking the photos. She is very deliberate and thoughtful with all of her actions. A wonderful business owner and a true creative! I bought the whole package because I Couldn’t just to choose a few. I am looking forward to finding these beautiful images and enjoying them around my home forever!

- Jessica

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