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Latest update : 2012-01-20

Dominique Issermann / Laetitia Casta

Black and white....playing with light and shade.

These 33 sensual photographs...are the work of Dominique Isserman
The French photographer has worked with some of the worlds biggest stars during her 50 year career. This latest series... Stems from 3 days with the Corsican beauty Laetitia Casta in sumptuous baths in Val's, Switzerland. The aim… to use natural lighting to show off natural beauty to its vest advantage.The series is on display in Paris.
Unconstrained by either frame...or glass.There are no barriers separating the art from the viewer. Creating an experience in keeping with the freedom and simplicty of the shots
Filmed on the photographer's smartphone...A tablet on the wall shows the printing of this latest collection…. A twist of modernity amongst the traditional. The shots are intimate and revealing…the two women hope that by showing the female form at its most natural…they can help combat intolerance and fanatisme.
 

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