Mankind is vulnerability incarnate. One can easily wound this creature, severely if one wishes. This is frightening.
Nude Photography can be quite a divisive subject to discuss in the photography world. There are many that see it as a perfectly legitimate art form that can empower people and question perceptions of beauty. At the same time, there is another argument that it is exploitative, degrading and impossible to look at any differently than pornography.
Come and discover our selection of nude photos and discover our gallery of female nudes. The human body has always been one of the main subjects of inspiration for artists. At the beginning the male nude was very popular in antiquity, especially among the Greeks, but today the fashion has reversed and it is the female body that is highlighted in particular in nude art photography. Nude art photography requires a certain technique to be able to take good shots, in fact as for each technique the material is essential at first.
Prices in your local currency are based on the current USD conversion rates and are subject to change. With 16, limited edition and open edition prints to choose from, Saatchi Art offers high quality nude photography perfectly suited for your space. Read more.
Nude photography is the creation of any photograph which contains an image of a nude or semi-nude person, or an image suggestive of nudity. Nude photography is undertaken for a variety of purposes, including educational uses, commercial applications and artistic creations. The exhibition or publication of nude photographs may be controversial, more so in some cultures or countries than in others, and especially if the subject is a minor.
The main aim of fine art nude photography is to capture the natural beauty of the human body. You can take impressive pictures if you skillfully play with shadows and lights. Add some posing and creative expression and the success is guaranteed.
Spend the weekend creating sensual images celebrating the beauty of the human body as you develop your skills as a photographic artist. Throughout time, the human figure and beauty of the human body have been used to create evocative imagery and artistic expression. Fine-art photographer Elizabeth Opalenik takes the age-old expression of nude figure photography in a sensual direction. Drawing from her nearly 40 years as a photographic artist and educator, Elizabeth brings her experiential insights to her workshop, creating a rich learning environment for her students.
I create empowering nude portraits that are classically beautiful using the contrasting nature of chiaroscuro. I use the light and dark chiaroscuro in my photography to accentuate the positive in every subject—regardless of height, weight, gender, or body shape. My standard portrait photography pricing applies for fine art nude photography.