Liam Campbell was working as a flight attendant when he first had the idea for his bookazine, Elska. Later, I quit the airline and started Elska. I went to Ukraine for four days, met and shot as many guys as I could, and ended up putting 11 of them in a little bookazine called Elska. Each of the guys also writes a short story, like a journal entry, to help you get to know them and the city they live in. The third issue, featured here, focuses on Reykjavik, while the last one was Berlin.
Nekkid Icelandic Dudes Pose For UK Mag - The Reykjavik Grapevine
Each issue will be dedicated to a certain city and the men who live there and they get to tell the readers about themselves as well as posing for erotic photos. Asked how the idea for Elska came about Liam is quick to answer. You shoot all the photos yourself? Like this month we have an editorial from a LA photographer shot in an old American motel. Despite living in London Liam went all the way to Ukraine to make the first issue, why was that?
Magazine featuring naked Icelandic men becomes a bestseller
What is the nudity culture in Iceland like? When, where and why are people getting naked? Is it true that you have to wash publicly in the nude to enter the Blue Lagoon? Read on to discover all you need to know about nudity in Iceland. Attitudes towards nudity in Iceland are very relaxed.
You see, in Iceland there are separate showers for men and women in swimming pools. And we have some strict rules about personal hygiene at these places because we want to keep our pools clean and nice. Sure, it might seem weird at first, even absurd.