The Erotic and the participation of women

In Greek Mythology Eros is the god of love, known by the Romans under the name of Amor. Eros was the son of the goddess of beauty and love, Aphrodite, and Ares, the Greek god of war; thus, bow and arrow were in his blood from the outset. In the Modern Greek language erotic means …

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Where we come from and where we’re headed: Our Mission Statement

Readers of this blog might have wondered, who is behind this content and what exactly it is that we as creators of this blog want. Look no further for answers! Last week we shared an interview with author and CEO Marion Schneider, in which she told the story of meeting photographer Linda Troeller and creating …

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Interview with Marion Schneider about her book “Orgasm” (co-editor: Linda Troeller)

In their book Orgasm Marion Schneider and Linda Troeller portray women with intimate pictures and interviews in their sexuality. Here, Marion Schneider talks about the coming to life of this book project. What inspired you to start the project? When I was a student, I realized that even among my most intimate girlfriends, it was …

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Photographer’s Journey: How water makes you feel safe

It was fascinating to hear from the many women we portrayed in our book Orgasm about their sexual lives which varied a lot. For example, Nirvano talked about how including water into her erotic life gives her a feeling of protection: “I have had many experiences in water or under waterfalls and I love surfing …

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Photographer’s Journey: The opposite of tension

Orgasms can be great stress relievers. Here’s an excerpt from our book Orgasm in which Marion talks about how orgasms helped protecting her health and sanity: “I was a student and felt under pressure, both to produce good results and time pressure. At the same time, I was in the middle of a big personal …

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