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Model Mayhem #:
38714
Last Activity:
Oct 19, 2017
Experience:
Experienced
Compensation:
n/a
Joined:
Sep 11, 2005
Genres:
Art
Erotic
Fit Modeling
Fitness
Pregnancy

Lists (5)

Great selfies

2 Photos

Interesting compositions

12 Photos

Interesting models

16 Photos

interesting portraits

8 Photos

Interesting poses

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About Me

I am an amateur but serious photographer in Northern Virginia.  (I try to be in Berlin every summer.)  For more than a quarter century I have been doing these arsty, geometric, anonymous, abstract B&W figures studies.  I am so old, I still use film at times (but now limited to playing with antique printing).  I show in galleries (now very rarely but still sell some stuff!) so in general I need a release.  I do not shoot often but a couple times a year I am looking for models who like my work and would enjoy working with me on creative projects.  I use female models almost exclusively.  A good model is, of course, a pleasure to work with but don't worry if you have no experience, I will pose you down to the fingertips if need be.  I sometimes pay modestly but find that most prefer to work in exchange for images.  Not looking for any particular "type" but a little muscle tone and flexibility are nice, tanlines are bad.  A little ink is OK but too much might be, well, too much unless you want to do a record of an entire ink project.  In general, I am interested in anything that is beautiful, interesting, or fun.  Also, you can't tell from my portfolio, but I CAN take pictures of people with their clothes on, so ask about that possibility.  It has happened before. I have collected a few examples in a dropbox file:
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/d6xgm3t7z84ei4y/AADTDmC_Od_yT3-F2agw7_CZa?dl=0

Tech:  I now shoot mostly digital these days except for special printing projects.  Just got a very nice new camera, Woohoo! and still experimenting with it.  I have a rather constrained studio space so there will be no swinging from chandeliers but for the abstract work I do, it works just fine.

I tend not to update the photos on this profile very often, i.e. never.  For new images, check out the tumblr page above:  http://analyticanatomy.tumblr.com/archive (And FOLLOW me on tumblr!!)

Also, I have new work on Model Society:

http://www.modelsociety.com/Photographer/Ivan/photos

I have some travel photos available at http://icyoh.tumblr.com/  (Just started the tumblr thing so not a lot there but some interesting images and I expect to update it regularly.)

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"Ivan is a consummate professional. Rigorous with his craft, thoughtful toward his models, and very very giving. He and I have shot art nude photography and editorial photos for my burgeoning consulting visit. I consider him both a professional colleague and a good friend." Read less

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"Ivan was a joy to work with! Very respectful and professional. I'm so pleased with our results. Thank you again!" Read less

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"Ivan is a joy to work with! Looking forward to shooting with him again!" Read less

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"Ivan is a very respectful and professional photographer. He has unique vision and is open to collaboration. He made me feel very comfortable and was a great host. I definitely recommend him and certainly look forward to further collaborations." Read less

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"Ivan is a very passionate photographer. He thoroughly enjoys creating abstract shapes with the body and turning it into a beautiful photographic art piece! I loved working with him and creating unique poses! I definitely look forward to the next time and the time after that! Thanks so much for a comfortable experience with figure modeling!" Read less

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