By Jordan Matter

Dancers After Dark is an grand party of the human physique and the human spirit, as dancers, photographed nude and at evening, strike poses of fearless beauty.

with no allow or a plan, Jordan topic led hundreds and hundreds of the main intriguing dancers on this planet out in their convenience zones—not to say their clothes—to discover the main compelling reaches of attractiveness and the human shape. finally the danger and bold, the result's remarkable: three hundred dancers, four hundred destinations, greater than one hundred fifty beautiful images. And no outfits, no arrests, no regrets.

each one photograph highlights the fantastic skills of those artists—and provides a center message to the reader: Say definite instead of no, and embody the dangers and possibilities that existence presents.

 

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The ballerinas were silent as I started to pull away. ” I mused aloud. “Yup,” they replied. I turned around. ” They all smiled. My heart started pounding. This was uncharted territory. I got out of the car and paced around, while the security guards and I watched each other. The dancers and I figured out a pose. I went back to the steps to see if we could really pull it off舒but I got freaked out about the risk and decided to call it off. That’s when I saw three naked ballerinas stuffed into the small backseat of my Prius.

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Over two cold, wet, blissful nights, I photographed fearless circus performers testing their limits. Never was this more evident than sunset on Mont Royal. It was so cold and rainy that I had to shoot through my car window. As we drove around looking for a location, I discovered this beautiful birch tree disappearing into the fog. I asked aerialists Lindsay and Dominic to hang from the tree branch. This was much easier said than done. The wind kept spinning them in circles, and the cold made Dominic’s hand so numb that he could only hold the strap for a few seconds before returning to the warmth of the car.

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