Welcome back Lounger,
Enter your login details below
      Lost your Password?
Become a Lounger.
It's free. It's easy. It's a community. Get involved!

Fill out your details for instant activation as a Lifelounge community member

This gives you access to post in all forums, comment throught the entire site, get all Lifelounge Newsletters and all the updates on our unique promotions, events and initiatives.

Step 1 of 2
Username:
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email:


  Search

Christian Als photographs a day at the beach

09 JUL 2012 | Posted By: SineadStubbins

0
Now displaying 1 - 15 of 15

Every summer, Spaniards flock in their hundreds to the idyllic San Sebastian beach in search of that illusive golden brown tan. The young, old, rich and poor put on their fanciest togs, get their largest multicoloured towel and slap on the coconut oil by the gallon, and recently Danish photographer Christian Als was their to capture the ritual.

Despite being gourgeous images, Als' photographs make us a little uncomfortable. Perhaps living in Australia and having "SLIP SLOP SLAP!" repeated like a religious creed every time you leave the house makes such reckless skin damage hard to stomach.

More at greatphotojournalism.com.

0
WEEKLY LIFELOUNGE NEWSLETTER
   Submit
RELATED CONTENT
Mikael Aldo shoots eerie dreams
Kyle Thompson messes with the elements
Just the Two of Us by Klaus Pichler
Erna and Hrefna by Ariko Inaoka
Miley x Terry
Brandon Tauszik photographs murder shrines
Waitoa Slaughter House by Derek Henderson
Comments on this Post
There are "0" comment(s) on "Christian Als photographs a day at the beach"


Want to talk it out?

If you’re already a Lifelounge member, simply login. Or you can connect via Facebook. If you want to stay anonymous (chicken!) just fill in this form for a once-off comment.

To sign-up to Lifelounge click here.
Your Name:
Your Email:
 


Link Image YouTube



Featured Today on Lifelounge
Coffee Cups of the World
Coffee Cups of the World

Posted in Art and Design - 8 days ago

Style tips with Gwen Stefani
Style tips with Gwen Stefani

Posted in Fashion - 3 months ago

Falls Festival Line-Up Announced
Falls Festival Line-Up Announced

Posted in Music - 15 days ago

REBEL8 Australia Tour 2014
REBEL8 Australia Tour 2014

Posted in Art and Design - 14 days ago

Daily Instagram Goodness
Also by SineadStubbins
Tim and Barry do photography
Tim and Barry do photography

Posted in Photography - about a year ago

Oliviero Toscani offends people
Oliviero Toscani offends people

Posted in Photography - about a year ago

1980s Smash Hits covers are amazing
1980s Smash Hits covers are amazing

Posted in The Lounge - about a year ago

1
Food is what we love and a new recipe must try. Th...

1 link
FrankRoye_103047
 
1
That's not Sally, that's Patty. http://peanuts.wik...
DC
 
6
Hi guys Just having a look around to make some mat...
abud
 
1
German stormtroopers of the PostP-opera; a boomera...
Martin Werne
 
1
Vincent Chase is the only Aquaman...
Mike Whitne
 
2
The videos don't work but my memory does! #nostalg...
shellfis
 
5
Hey Glen, Best to contact Luke's reps at the Jacky...
Annabanana
 
2
I attended this concert which took place in Botani...

1 link
LeveMichael_053533
Seen
Lucas Grogan paints and stitches conversations
Lucas Grogan paints and stitches conversations
_0007_08