Ed Fox is a genuine foot whisperer! Part of his early success was being the official photographer for Leg Show magazine beginning in 1998. As a photographer, he possesses a keen eye for unbelievably sexy legs and feet that draw you inward. His trademark photographic style is unmistakable and really can’t be compared.
Inspiring Ed Fox
Ask any man, and he will tell you whether he’s turned on from legs, breasts, bottoms and so on. It is apparent that Ed Fox has an affinity for feet. He was held captive by women’s feet beginning at an early age. Visiting an old poster shop off Hollywood Blvd., he would spend hours looking at magazines of women in bare feet.. Early in his career, Ed Fox thought he was the only man who noticed a woman’s feet before her face. He soon learned that there are people all over the world who simply adore feet.
“The most tempting part of a woman’s body is her feet. Feet are a woman’s second body, the one I can visually enjoy without her being offended or even aware, and never would I have imagined that my little secret would attract so many people.” — Ed Fox
Calling All Models
Artists like Ed Fox usually evolve as their careers grow. Though he understands the erotic value of women’s feet, he also knew making it in the competitive world of photography would mean incorporating other sexy elements. But getting models to pose for him naked was no easy feat (pun intended). He recalls spending time in the Playboy parking lot in the hopes of casting eager young women. His eagerness and persistence eventually paid off. Ed Fox now shoots high-profile models in settings outside of the studio.
Publishing Ed Fox
Prior to the Internet, it was challenging for erotic photographers to garner exposure. The beautifully captivating work was rarely seen as art. Magazines featuring fetish-based content were hidden behind counters at local sex boutiques and weren’t given much credit for their artistic value. Luckily, for Ed Fox, his persistence and unique style caught the attention of legendary art book publisher, Taschen. His first book, Ed Fox: Glamour from the Ground Up hit the market, thrilling avid foot worshippers around the world. The weighty book features 280 pages and is filled to the brim with exciting images of beautiful women baring it all. Ed Fox has since released a number of other books featuring is his fantastic imagery. Plus, having his work published in a book lends credibility and paved the way for other talented photographers.
Erotic photographers are in essence perfectionists, especially when it comes to their own work. Their images must stand out from the crowded field of other “so-called” artists who believe that having a digital camera makes them professional. What makes Ed Fox stand out from the rest is his previous experience in using film. He started working with film in the days prior digital revolution and is one of the original photographers who pushed adult magazines into going digital. However, just because he has gone from film to digital does not mean he has surrendered to slacking off. Ed Fox plays an instrumental roll in everything happening in each frame and takes 100% responsibility for his success or failures.
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