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But not as we know it.
Trevor Christensen’s Nude Portraits is a series of photos for which he, the photographer, was naked, eliciting a range of reactions from his subjects.
The photographer/subject paradigm is one of inequality. Nude Portraits is about leveling the playing field in an unorthodox way. Instead of focusing on bringing the subject to a place of ease, where I am, this project brings me to a place of vulnerability.
This vulnerability is achieved by making portraits without clothing. These are nude portraits in the sense that I, the photographer, am nude, while the subject is not.
(via Andrew Ducker)