The Scrap Yard Nudes calendar was conceived by the sales director of a metal recycling group. The company wanted to produce a glamour calendar that was more interesting than the average cheesecake versions available off the shelf. Commissioning original photography would allow the company’s products, several thousand tons of recycled metal, to feature in the pictures alongside local, East Anglian, models.
Between glamour and the more
formal naked figure lies a wide expanse of the erotic, the documentary and the
personal. Personality, whether it is the model’s genuine personality or make believe
conjured from the photographer’s and model’s creative collaboration is largely
created in the viewers mind by setting, clothes and props. In creating images of
the erotic photographers tend to swing between hard and soft styles. Whether
poised and flawless in a hard-edged setting or soft an innocent lying in a meadow
both create an inhuman woman. A creation in which the photographer, model and
viewer are all compliant.
Vintage 1980 nudes when hair was big and everything was a little soft focus
A professional nude model and owner of a customized XR2. Sam featured in Penthouse, [nu] and on numerous erotic fiction book covers