One Bay Area night photographer, who I won't name at the moment, told me that he once placed an ad online for a male and female model to model nude for an outdoor night photography project. At some point in the middle of the shoot, the couple started getting freaky with each other. I don't know if they charged him extra for that. I doubt it because I think this was a T.F.P.
arrangement. But I'm not sure.
And that digression brings me to Gerald Forster's new book, Nocturnal:
"In my latest art project Nocturnal I have created intimate, sexually charged scenarios between diverse couples within the context of elaborate and oddly disconcerting landscapes. Each photograph is a nuanced study in the divided nature of human intimacy..."
(Nocturnal #11, by Gerald Forster)Nocturnal
is available from Photo-Eye
for $300, and includes one of three limited edition 8"x10" prints from the book.