Nude (or Naked?)Portraits

It takes a lot of guts to stand naked in front of a camera, to let it record, to let it see – you. To produce nude portraits. Some of these images have remained, fixed in tiny silver grains, for nearly thirty years. Then converted into electronic code they continue; their owners growing older, changing, dying, whilst they remain.
Others were created quite recently and are just beginning their journey to become a record of what was rather than what is.

Capture me
but capture my beauty
my happiness
and maybe a little sadness

These women maybe do not conform to society’s norm of body image but they are beautiful, sexy and confident.

Are they nude or naked? The definition

nude portrait of woman with owl
Yes it is real

To see more visit Exposed Nudes

There is a lot written in the media about body image; from those exposing the secret of how to get a perfect one to those celebrating selfies of mature women in bikinis.

To stand naked in front of a camera takes guts – it opens up the sitter to flattery or, from the more stupid in society ridicule. Earlier I used the word sexy – is this right? Or is that irrelevant – just a male point of view?

These photographs are just that – photographs. They are designed to be viewed and provoke a reaction in the viewer – beyond that they have no function.

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