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Surfaces and Strategies – Shoot Mod3#18 – Body Parts – “Beverley”

Nicola (model name Beverley) is another friend who has modelled for me on several occasions.  She is a hobbyist model who states on her model page “Categorically no full nudity and it takes a lot of trust in the photographer for me to be comfortable with lingerie.” (Purpleport.com, 2017).  So I was honoured and thrilled that she entrusted me with a shoot for my body part project.  I was also thrilled when she posted one of the art nude poses we took during an impromptu shoot.

Figure 1:Instagram. 2017

Some of the body shape images we produced are shown below in figure 2. Other images which show more nudity will be used in the project anonymously as I would like to protect Nicola’s identity in those images due to her model statement above.

Figure 2: Sutherst. 2017

Nicola advocates loving and owning your own body for all it’s flaws. As a child she was teased for her nose amongst other things.  I think her nose is amazing and should be celebrated.  It is part of what makes Nicola so special.  I am truly grateful for the images she helped me to create.  Nicola was able to produce some amazing shapes which make for really interesting images. Thanks Nicola 🙂 !


Purpleport.com. (2017). Beverley, a Wells, Wells, Somerset BA5, UK based 5’3″ 26yr old Female model. / Portfolio hosting and networking for models, photographers and related creatives / PurplePort. [online] Available at: http://purpleport.com/portfolio/beverley/ [Accessed 26 July 2017].


Figure 1: Instagram. (2017). Instagram post by Nikki Pillinger • Jul 26, 2017 at 5:13pm UTC. [online] Available at: https://www.instagram.com/p/BXBIo9qlDo6/?taken-by=beverley_modellingandponies&hl=en [Accessed 26 July 2017].


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