Elements

hi i will like to share my nude portrait project, called Elements. its a double exposure experiment. to communicate the nature of human body. hope you like it

Rowan amongst the Rocks

Images from a shoot with Rowan (IG @maine_wanderlass) on the coast of Maine. This niche of a cave had beautifully colored and textured stone. The light is reflected sunlight, which was practically overhead at this point and rather glaring when we were unsheltered.

Comments, critique, and questions are always welcome, either in the...

Studio nude

My first contribution in this group, a B&W studio nude done in 2014 with Fredau, a published model. Done with a Nikon D800, 85mm, ISO 100, at f/8 shutter speed irrelevant since I was using a strobe with one giant softbox camera right and a grey seamless paper.

I find standing nudes or even portraits to be a challenge. I usually want...

retouch?

Currently, i am trying a lot of different styles for the overall look of my images ... i am torn between a very realistic and pure look (as in the example) or a higher saturated, "over"-retouched look - my experience is, that the later is far more appreciated ... but basically i prefer the natural approach - maybe you help me out a bit?

Katiana

Artistic nude shoot with model Katiana. Lighting : Beauty dish directly above slightly forward. Gridded spot directly behind facing back.

Hitomi

Composite studio shoot , mild bondage theme. Three light setup , 2 rear left/rigtht , Main fill front top.

SKIN TO SKIN

Such a treat to have Teta and Lex in the studio for this Sunday afternoon session. To shoot these individuals who have amazing bodies and chemistry it was a no-brainer to use my default single strobe set up. The AD600 pro was positioned above and centre on a stand with boom arm so every nook and cranny was exaggerated with defined shadow. I...

Lovers

This couple wanted to have an expression of their deep and intimate link. Even when they're happy with the result, I am not completely sure about if I went to deep on low key approach.

Open to your comments and recommendations.