Photography Modelling Guide

Glamour Photography, How to Photograph Nudes, Modelling

Part 1 Pre-Shoot Communication For models (and photographers)

Working with experienced and inexperienced models is fun but there are a lot of pitfalls. Here’s how to avoid them. The key to a successful shoot is communication. So what do we photographers say? What do models want to know?

Shadow on black and white nude

Photographing Nudes – A Different Point of View

Thinking About Nude Photography

Millions of photos are taken from about five feet eight inches (1.75 m) above the ground because that’s the average persons eye line. Whether photographing fine art nudes, boudoir or glamour nudes it pays to look for a different point of view.

Black and white nude portrait of woman with her car

Twenty Nudes Number 17

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17. Sam

A professional nude model and owner of a customized XR2. Sam featured in Penthouse, [nu] and on numerous erotic fiction book covers

Reclining nude woman in black and white

Twenty Nudes Number 16

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16. Emily

Emily was a talented nude figure model. She appeared on several Silvermoon Book Covers and in the Scrapyard Girls Calendars. She always showed up at my studio in jeans and trainers so I included them in her portraits.

Sisters Black and white nude portrait

Twenty Nudes Number 13

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13. Sisters

Two Sisters Nude Portrait. Reservoir Dogs was a very popular film at the time this was shot. The girls came up with the idea, sourced the props and styled their hair. All I had to do was light it, pose it and photograph it.

Black and white nude woman

Twenty Nudes Number 12

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12. Fiona

Twenty nude portraits of women that reflect their personality and lifestyle. Many of the images have been pulled from my archives and have been re-edited. When I did several shoots with the subject they have been grouped into a set . A new post featuring a different sitter will appear each week

Fiona was a disabled nude model had been turned down by several other photographs because of her disability.

Masked nude women

Masked Nudes

Fetish Photography, Portfolios

There is something intrinsically surreal about masked nudes. Everything is  displayed but we are deprived of the one thing that enables us to identify an individual human. 

Twenty Nudes Number 8

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8. Tanya – fine art nude model

Twenty nude portraits of women that reflect their personality and lifestyle. Many of the images have been pulled from my archives and have been re-edited. When I did several shoots with the subject they have been grouped into a set . This week Tanya’s portraits and fine art nude photos

Black and white nude portrait photograph
Nude in kitchen from the Personal space nudes

Twenty Nudes Number 7

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7. Chloe

Twenty nude portraits of women that reflect their personality and lifestyle. Many of the images have been pulled from my archives and have been re-edited. When I did several shoots with the subject they have been grouped into a set . This week nude art photographs of Chloe

creative nude art photographs

Twenty Nudes Number 6

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6. Ellie

Alternative lifestyle nude model Ellie is number six in the series of twenty nude portraits of women  that reflect their personality and lifestyle. A new post featuring a different sitter will appear each week