The shadow of Watkins

We’ve noticed some interesting and dramatic use of shadow in several of WR Watkins’ nudes. From an earlier post we know he was photographing models since the 1920s to supplement his live sessions, so perhaps this was a natural extension of his photographic lighting effects.

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Posted Monday, June 29th, 2009 under WR Watkins, William Reginald Watkins.

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