We return to the world of stock photography for this week’s installment, and our subject is Helsinki-based Vika Valter. She is also often her own subject: as well as her stock work, she is known for her self-portraits. Here she is:
Some of these are, shall we say, pleasingly unconventional:
But not nearly so pleasing as the way she photographed herself in a Brighton hotel room on May 5, 2011:
I don’t know who the chap is, but Vika wasn’t the only girl he tried to spank that day. It seems, however, that she was admirably self-sacrificing:
Greater love has no woman than to lay down her bottom in the defense of her friend!