Author Louis Benjamin has built a career by studying the intricacies of the perfect nude photography photo shoot and he has compiled what he has learned for you in this second edition of the best-selling book, This revised text updates and builds upon the key concepts presented in the first edition that guide photographers from finding models and planning a shoot, all the way through to post production.
As someone who has moved from the film to digital world, I especially appreciate the emphasis on digital techniques in camera and post processing. I highly recommend the book to both new photographers starting to explore nude photography as well as experienced ones to refresh your knowledge on nude photography as an art form, or learn something new if you are exploring digital camera or post processing." - Eric Scott, Fine Art Nude Photographer, must for any photography library." - Midwest Book Review— Part I Seeing Beneath the Skin — 1 - Focusing In 2 - Art Photography Laid Bare 3 – Fleshing Out the Idea — Part II Photo Anatomy — 4 - Portraying the body 5 - The Camera vs the Eye 6 - It all Starts with Light 7 - Inside the frame — Part III Making Nudes — 8 - Tripping the Shutter 9 - Collaborating with Models 10 - Working in Digital 11 - Showing Your Stuff Lou Benjamin is a photographer specializing in fine art and portraiture who teaches at the International Center of Photography in New York.Naked Tan is an Australian vegan-friendly sunless tanning company designed to give women the best tanning results in the least amount of time.Naked Tan innovated the tanning industry in 2007, when our founder, Lea Taylor launched the world’s first 2 hr wash and wear tan."Water drips through from above." Okhunov, with his bright gray beard, shrugs his shoulders and, as is often the case, a sort of half-mocking, half-resigned smile creeps over his face. There are large painted canvases and sculptures bearing Muslim and Christian symbols; a set of deer antlers hangs on the wall.This is the domain of perhaps Uzbekistan's most important artist, a figure who has been banned from traveling abroad because of his criticism of the regime.