They create an unflattering comparison but also an unobtainable ideal. I wanted to rehumanise women through honest photography. Dodsworth interviewed each woman at length, starting by asking them how they felt about their breasts. The interviews soon became more emotional than she anticipated. I realised that this had become an exploration of what it means to be a woman. Her subjects range in age from 19 to , and include a priest, a lapdancer, cancer survivors and women who have had surgery.
Me and my breasts: women reveal all | Life and style | The Guardian
Husband and wife Kym and Tonya Illman, from Perth, Australia, have taken on the task of photographing more than women to celebrate boobs in all their wonder. Content warning: Shockingly enough, this article does include photos of naked breasts and nipples. The project, called Celebration of the Breast, features women from 18 to 88 years from all around the world, showing their breasts without any airbrushing. The current work stands at 4ft by 6ft, but Kym and Tanya have no plans to stop now. They want to photograph more women to make the project even bigger. The project will now be shown at galleries and exhibitions throughout , and the Cancer Council will use the image in their breast cancer awareness program.
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Apologies if this has been posted here before. I remember finding this website a couple of years ago and it made me very happy and even lessened some insecurities I had at the time about my breasts. Disclaimer: This post was written by a Feministing Community user and does not necessarily reflect the views of any Feministing columnist, editor, or executive director. Feministing is a labor of love and all our staff have other full-time jobs to support their work on the site.