Erotica // Thursday, June 05, 2014
Photographer Ben Hassett was born and raised in London. He trained as an art and landscape photographer but transitioned early in his career to fashion and beauty. After relocating to Paris, he began to fine-tune his technique, experimenting with shadow and light—color and form—to create the visceral, highly polished beauty images that are the hallmark of his work today...
Erotica // Wednesday, April 03, 2013
The talented Ben Hassett shoots the porcelain-skinned Magdalena Frackowiack for the "Dedoublement" editorial in the October 2011 issue of Numero France. This series addresses the theme of doubling, presenting the model multiplied and composited over herself like a visual montage of sorts. Each piece presents a different theme from spiked masks and leather to dark lips and animal furs, generating a dynamic, sex-charged composition of multiples. The beautiful Magdalena seems to take on monumental proportions as her image interacts with itself, sparking chemistry in a strange, sensual crossing of portraits.