One shoot. The story of a single night at the sauna. Images from a single photoshoot. Inversion, repetition, fantasy.
The final photobook of 2017. Part of the one-photobook-a-month project since the end of 2016.
"I apologise for not remembering, though I find it hard to believe - he isn’t really my type - but he remembers how sensitive my nipples are, that I have a bike, so I guess we must have. Jim - that’s his name - makes a joke along the lines of, so, what does a guy have to do to get you to write about them? There has to be something that moves me to tell the story, I say, something out of the ordinary, more than just the sex itself. The sex has to have an existential quality, or inspire an insight into something, feel metaphorical, echo something profound. It’s about a connection, a touch, a breath, the texture of skin, the way a man kisses, a new kind of body, a bit - but I don’t say this to him – like it is with Tariq." (extract from Difference)
34 pages. Bound with red waxed thread and protected by a customised envelope.
Dimensions: 21 x 14.8 cm (5.8" x 8.3")
Printed on 170gsm gloss paper in England