If Nude Photos Alarm You, Proceed With Caution

Stuyvesant Bearns photo by Marsden Epworth

In addition to the usual items in a photographer’s studio — soft boxes, a spot light, a tripod — Stuyvesant Bearns of Lakeville has a collection of high-heeled shoes and elaborate Edwardian-style wigs. That’s because among his interests in fine-art photography are nude women. Usually in black and white, some adorned, some not, wonderfully lit and all of them beautiful.

To mark his 80th birthday, Bearns will exhibit some of the images he has taken in the last six years at the Center on Main in Falls Village Sept. 8 to 10. 

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