Sue Bruce is a Veteran Award-winning and Internationally published Artist, including Rolling Stone Magazine, specializing in Fetish, Kink, BDSM and Erotic Art Photography. Sue is the Creator & Founder of After Dark Artist, which in almost 4 years, has grown into a vibrant community of over 1700 artists at all stages of their careers, who together hold each other to a higher standard, and are individually and as a group, pioneering in setting a new baseline for Professionals working in this fast emerging market.
Whether you’re an aspiring or professional Photographer, photographing Erotica/BDSM is a wonderful and fun genre to work in … but it differs very much from other types of photography, eg. Boudoir photography. In this class, you’ll learn procedures and strategies to properly communicate with enquirers, how to create and set your own boundaries … and work within those of your client. We will explore best practices, procedures for compliance to US Code 2257, highlight common pitfalls, touch a little on how to market this as a professional and maybe even look at some images (*images may be explicit).
If you do, or are interested in modeling in the Erotica / BDSM space for Photographers (professional or amateur) there are some steps and things to look out for to better ensure your safety and that of the images that are created. From where to find specialized Photographers, to payment expectations and negotiable items, TFP, contracts and other things to watch out for ... After Dark Artist wants to keep you safe!