What I had said essentially was that I was honored that Lannie had chosen one of my images to start this discussion. What's the Roman version of Zeus again? In that case the photo serves a purpose much different than the photographer's purpose. Lust is a matter of the heart and soul, not just the body, and so the only successful approach to its regulation is self-control involving certain norms of behavior which the individual internalizes for himself or herself. Young, Throwing Like a Girl:
Four more questions than the typical nude photo asks.
The lamas who give Tibetan Buddhism a bad name
How much more do our photos allow glimpses into our souls! Yes, the display of the ankle was considered indecent around the turn of the twentieth century. I was once teaching an introductory course on philosophy when the issue of the Bible's conflict with evolutionary theory came up. Of course, everyone sees things through their cultural bias. Common but effectively used positions of the human body, quite remote from a more static Playboy centerfold