Assignment 3: Ethics in Fashion Photography

Posted by Ryan Adney on 1/17/2018

THIS ASSIGMENT DISCUSSED SOME SERIOUS TOPICS RELATED TO SEXUAL HARRASMENT. IF THIS TOPIC IS UNCOMFORTABLE FOR YOU, SEE MR. ADNEY AND HE WILL GIVE YOU AN ALTERNATE ASSIGMENT.

Mario Testino and Bruce Webber have been accused of sexually exploiting models they were hired to photograph. Read the following artice from the New York Times:

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/13/style/mario-testino-bruce-weber-harassment.html

Then respond to this prompt in ONE PARAGRAPH:

What is the responsibility of the photographer to their subject? What is appropriate behavior and what is inappropriate behavior?