The country as a whole has a reputation of profound homophobia. And yes, here are beautiful, sensual photos of naked men, some overtly sexual, and all taken by another man.
We find a little hope here. That we all appreciate the naked male form gives us a point of unity.
Sometimes politics must be unhitched from art. He is mostly self-taught and began shooting by sweet-talking his friends into posing and by shooting self-portraits some of which are included here.
You need to learn how to shoot nude so that the viewer does not immediately realize that the model has no clothes. That the model is undressed not only for the pleasure of the eyes, but also its inner world is bare, the soul is bare. It is difficult, and this is my goal.
The great news, just released and available on Amazon: Russian Men: Evgeniy Kovrov Photography ; s of his wonderful work finally makes it to print. The book is also available on the Hagen von Kornbach book shop site.
Follow his progress on his web site Kornbach. All Rights Reserved. More photos from our friend Eugan Kovrov prove that Russian men enjoy posing naked.
It's good to have something in common. Tags: PhotographyRussiaSlideshow.