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- Fine art female nudes
- How to photograph nudes with originality and artistic content
My work is eclectic collection of art nude photography and portraits that are both open and challenging. The intention is to confront the viewer with a nonstandard view of sexuality.
Just want to look at the pictures? Portfolio
Creative Art Nude Photography – How to
So what is creative art nude photography? You’ll find lots of definitions in books, magazines and on websites. Everyone’s got an opinion. So have you – so go with what you think. Listen to honest and intelligent criticism and disregard the naysayers.
Thomas Alva Edison is credited with coining the expression genius is one percent inspiration, ninety-nine percent perspiration. This applies to creative nude photography. The following articles give you some idea of the work involved. How to Photograph Nudes
But is it art?
Thinking About Art Photography
A friend of mine dislikes nudes in a landscape, mainly because the local photo club churns them out for no discernible reason. I dislike models in underwear in a landscape. Why would she (and it usually is a she) be in a wood in her best frillys? You might ask why she would be wandering around naked ? I would counter that with, my aim is to contrast the human form with the landscape.
What is important is to think about why you are taking a picture. The articles below examine or explain some of the thinking behind my pictures. But Is It Fine Art Nude Photography includes some of my definitions of glamour, fine art, figure photography.
Other articles include:
- Nude or Naked Portraits?
- Nude (or Naked?)Portraits Folio One
- Personal Space
- The Concept – Take Better Photographs of Nudes
- Masked Nudes
- Take Better Nude Photographs
- But is it Fine Art Nude Photography?
- The Nude in Photography
If you are looking for advice on basic photographic techniques there are articles on Writer and Photographer – Photo Techniques
To see more writing and photography visit Writer and Photographer
Creative Nude Photography is a fully illustrated PDF book that shows you how to go beyond the norms of conventional glamour. The book contains sections on the concept, but is it art plus practical advice on finding models, camera techniques and examples of projects to shoot
Disclaimer, Copyright & Legal Stuff
Please, if you are offended by nudity or viewing this site in an office environment I suggest you look elsewhere. There is nothing on this site that you would not find in the Art and Photography section of your local bookshop so I hope you enjoy my work or at least have some reaction to it
All photographs and text on this site are copyright of the author. If you would like to share them on any not for profit site that is fine but they are not subject to a creative commons licence and may not be used in any media that creates an income without permission.
All models over 18 at the time of photography
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