This image has gotten me both a lot kudos and also some criticism elsewhere. I started as a photographer and my subject of choice has always been I have always wanted to do nude portraits like Jock Sturges and especially family portraits, un-staged and seeming candid.
The nude figure is a tradition in Western artand has been used to express ideals of male and female beauty and other human qualities. It was a central preoccupation of Ancient Greek artand after a semi-dormant period in the Middle Ages returned to a central position in Western art with the Renaissance. Athletes, dancers, and warriors are depicted to express human energy and life, and nudes in various poses may express basic or complex emotions such as pathos.
You will surely find on the Net that naturism is growing by leaps and bounds and you will also find some very interesting sites and people who have come to the same conclusion. Nudity is natural, healthy, and all too big a secret. This post is about the naturist and family.
How to come out to your parents that you want to be a nudist by E. Continue reading. Her first photographic equipment was a Zenit E camera her father have her as a gift when she was 15 years old. After her first child being born, Anastasia started ….
Navigating nudity in art during a visit alone or with family and friends can be challenging for many of us. Indeed, I have been uncomfortable making sense of some works that contain nudity on view at CMA. For me, every work is unique; some works with nudity trigger feelings of discomfort and even anger, some are rather innocuous.
Agnolo Bronzino, Saint Sebastian detailc. Trace the development of the nude through some of the great masters of the Renaissance. The 15th and 16th centuries were a pivotal time for the nude in Western art.
Fine art nude photography is a genre of fine-art photography which depicts the nude human body with an emphasis on form, compositionemotional content, and other aesthetic qualities. The nude has been a prominent subject of photography since its invention, and played an important role in establishing photography as a fine art medium. The distinction between fine art photography and other subgenres is not absolute, but there are certain defining characteristics. Erotic interest, although often present, is secondary,  which distinguishes art photography from both glamour photographywhich focuses on showing the subject of the photograph in the most attractive way, and pornographic photographywhich has the primary purpose of sexually arousing the viewer.