The bold and the boudoir: I was a lingerie model for a day

The Straits Times journalist Clara Lock puts her fears and clothes aside for a boudoir photography session.
The Straits Times journalist Clara Lock puts her fears and clothes aside for a boudoir photography session.PHOTOS: THE BOUDOIR PHOTOGRAPHER

Like most women, I am well-practised at masking the parts of my body I dislike. Black shift dresses, which I wear almost daily, conceal stretch marks on my buttocks and a stubborn lower belly pooch that will not budge no matter how many leg raises I do.

Baring it all for a boudoir shoot seems foolhardy. But when I meet Mrs Carolyn Soemarjono of The Boudoir Photographer, I learn that I am not alone in my fears.

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