portraiture [ˈpɔːtrɪtʃə]
n
1. (Fine Arts & Visual Arts / Art Terms) the practice or art of making portraits
2. (Fine Arts & Visual Arts / Art Terms)
a. another term for portrait [1]
b. portraits collectively
3. a verbal description

Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 6th Edition 2003. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003.

Kathy art nude portrait

The photographic term “Portraiture” means focusing attention on your subject while avoiding distracting elements in the frame. Here’s a art nude portrait captured against a simple black background.

The image is about the subject and her reaction to me (the photographer) capturing a series of images of her. What are your thoughts?

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