The Naked Truth Less is more: real peo­ple re­veal all

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“WHAT HAP­PENS WHEN THE WHITE SHIRT COMES OFF” is the ti­tle of Alkan Emin’s in­ti­mate por­trait se­ries, a di­verse mix of friends, friends of friends and com­plete strangers found on Face­book. “I wanted to ex­plore hu­man same­ness in vul­ner­a­bil­ity,” he says, train­ing his lens in­stead on the “hon­esty and raw­ness.” See the whole se­ries at: Alka­n­pho­tog­ra­phy.com In­ter­views by Leanne De­lap

Wendel, 53 “My self­es­teem has al­ways been high, lead­ing to me not hav­ing any con­cerns with my body. I am at a place where I am happy, lead­ing to me be­ing able to fo­cus more on and own­ing my body. I saw [Alkan’s] pre­vi­ous work and I was moved at his love of di­ver­sity, abil­ity to be cre­ative with all body types, and that piqued my in­ter­est.”

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