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Kim Joon


Korean Artist Kim Joon

Kim Joon's work called Duet Incanto

Wow, what a blue! And check how the shapes of the colors work both across the layers and also on each model

It seems strange authoring a post on a female beauty blog about a man, but Kim Joon does wonderful things with the female form.

Born in 1966 in Korea, Joon only has been painting commercially for the last 15 years or so. His website doesn’t have a bio, and he’s not listed in Wikipedia, so there’s not a lot to know about his life. But his works? They say a lot.

Another picture of Kim Joon's titled Golden Hour Meissen of a female model textured like gold-inlaid china and then put into pieces

Joon's more recent work has him disassembling his models. Not crazy about it, but still there's wonderful detail here

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Christina Hendricks


Mad Men star Christina Hendricks

A picture of the head and face of Christina Hendricks, with long, slightly curly red hair and blue eyes

Model and television celebrity Christina Hendricks is wonderfully photogenic

Christina Hendricks is the model and actress on television that most women think is sexy. She has a wonderfully honest figure, an engaging smile, and a natural photogenic presence. I’ve never seen her on TV, but from these pictures it’s obvious that she deserves a spot on our site.

In my opinion, the top picture is a bit over-produced, but it still makes for a better lead to this article than the others. The contrast is high, the colors pumped, and the skin smoothed. They say acting comes from the eyes, and whether through training or genes, she’s able to make her eyes work for her. With all of my complaining, overall it’s an exceptional head shot.

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