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Interview: Model Rebecca Tun (UK)


Can you tell us a little about you? I'm a tree sprite with a dramatic body and a thousand faces. I originally trained as a philosopher but I dart around all over the UK and Europe providing the very important service of posing for pictures. If you could change anything about yourself, what would it be? I'd like to be happier. I've missed out on a lot of life and opportunities while being depressed. It's a big waste of time and I hope that I'll finish fixing myself eventually! How did you start modelling? I started posing for life drawing classes to earn a bit of money on the side while I was at university. That got me interested in art nude modelling more generally, and I joined some model photography websites. At the time it provided an escape from university. When I left I just carried on doing it and haven't looked back ever since. What do you think of the work as a model? I really like expressing people's ideas and feelings, while adding my own twist, by creating images together. Pictures are a way of communicating that escapes language and I find that liberating. What is your beauty regimen? I used to spend vast amounts of time painstakingly removing my body hair in various ways, which was actually a terrible thing to be doing, and my skin did not thank me one bit. Now that I'm in my 30s I've sorted my priorities. I take long baths, I moisturise my entire body while my servant wafts me with a feather (not really), and I