Body art and photography

Body art is art made on, with, or consisting of, the human body. The most common forms of body art are tattoos and body piercings.

Milk, Tattoos and Blue

August 12, 2009 Body Art

This is one of my favorite images from the shoot because of the three elements I used in the title. I love the color. When I bought the pool I was a little worried the blue would be a problem. Anytime you introduce a color into an image, you find the image itself is changed […]

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Milk, Bikini, and Tattoos

August 11, 2009 Body Art

It isn’t really milk, it is some high protein milk substitute I bought a HUGH bucket of at Costco. I thought I’d need a lot of it, but ended up only using about 4 cups for the whole kiddie pool. Once again the model is Alicia.

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The Milk Shoot Begins

August 10, 2009 Body Art

We started off trying to be worksafe, but most of the images are nude. I don’t remember exactly where the idea for this shoot came from. Like most awesome ideas I’m sure there was more than one source and they were brought together. I first heard of Alicia because she applied to be a model […]

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ToXic’s Cthulhu Monsters and Sponge Bob

June 10, 2009 Body Art

On the same body. Bit of a challenge to get both feet in the same image in a meaningful way. I also changed the color of her toe nails to match something in the body art. Model: ToXic.

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ToXic’s Leg Art

June 9, 2009 Body Art

Model: ToXic. One of the challenges of shooting body are is it is generally wrapped around a limb, so getting it all in a shot is tough. Not to mention when you want to get multiple pieces together. You need to convey were the ink is. ToXic had tattoos on the back of both legs. […]

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