Sergey Piltnik calls the first image “Sensual”: which for him is almost like saying she’s lying nude on a bed with a come-on look in her eye…..his usual captions are “Romance”, “The Summer Girl”, “Dream”, “Soul” etc. – and the images, while stunningly well shot, are usually equally predictable: pretty and restrained (like his adult nudes: beautiful but not really erotic – one of his main sites is here), with the gamut of emotions running from dreamy to…..um, thoughtful…
The model is one of his favourites, ten-year-old Belarusian Polina (Polinka) Karpenko from Gomel (Homel), which also happens to be Sergey’s current home town – here are two more typical portraits by him:
….respectively called “She is Beautiful” and “Little”: and as usual he has trouble refraining from eye-whites tweaking….
You can see that Polinka has perfect features and lovely hair: basically waiting for a photographer to make the most of them – and Sergey has produced a number of equally lovely headshots of her: and as usual I find them a bit samey after a while…. She’s also worked with Bozhena Puchko (whom I posted on recently here), with a little more variety.
Here are some highlights – by Sergey, Bozhena and others:
……she had an unfortunate period with frizzy hair and bunches:
…..but luckily someone realised that she has a perfect, classic beauty that looks best framed by normal, soft locks – wavy at most…
When she was even younger than ten, she had plaits: here she is – and in the final shot with (probably) her mamochka/maci: