We have had a number of incidents last summer where people using their smartphones looked like they were taking pictures. The Bare Oaks policy on photography has always welcomed picture taking as long as everyone within range gave permission. This was easy to manage when photography was only done using specific picture-taking devices. But the ubiquity of phones with built-in cameras and the fact that people are always using them has led to a great deal of consternation. To solve this problem, members and visitors are now required to have a Bare Oaks camera sticker on the lens if they will be using their smartphoneRead More →

While this is not a naturist event, Rob Davidson is a talented professional photographer who has participated in naturism and has been very supportive of the naturist movement over the years. I’ve never attended Rob’s workshops but knowing him, I’m sure they’re excellent. New Workshop Announcement The Creative Nude Workshop presented by Struan April 29 This is a really fun and informative full-day hands-on workshop of creative nude photography, taught by internationally respected fashion and fine art photographer Struan.  You’ll have a chance to learn from the best, then try out what you’ve learned with our professional models.  This has been a very popular, andRead More →