There is a (private) reason why I didn’t flood you with pictures today, and there’s a reason hidden in the system, too. Our world has become ‘pornified’ that much that the worth of a single pornographic picture has dropped to zero. This is not only true in the Internet world: especially in winter the cities are filled with hot advertisements such as young, lightly clad women advertizing for anything possible. Especially the fashion industry has learned a lot from erotic and pornographic photography, which has reaulted in a plethora of sexually charged images throughout public spaces.
Mental Cinema is a pornographic blog, and I’m quoting my sources, so I’m having my share in this pornographic overload. However, I’m trying to put emphasis on the single picture: I’m telling a story, I get inspired and write a little poem, or I’m doing an analysis, because I’m still interested in what’s making us hot and why.
I won’t flood your stream, because I’m taking porn seriously, that’s why. And even if a porn pictorial is dumb and crappy, there’s sometimes this single image that’s worth a closer look. Even if it is porn; perhaps because it is porn.
I’m calling this sophisticated porn: Enjoy. Continue reading