Sex not Porn

“Sex is too important to leave in the hands of pornographers”

ricardo scipio 

Why does this site exist?

A recent survey found that more than half of teen boys (53%) and over a third of teen girls (39%) reported believing that pornography was a realistic depiction of sex.

Of the most trafficked websites worldwide, 2 porn sites are in the top 10 most visited sites, and SEMrush Traffic Analytics tells us that, porn sites received more traffic in 2020 than Twitter, Instagram, Netflix, Zoom, Pinterest, and LinkedIn combined.

Even today, as we live in an age when the sum total of man’s accumulated knowledge can be accessed with our fingertips via the Internet, more people use it to surf porn than to discover the secrets of the universe.

Of all the elements of humanity, sexuality is the most discussed, photographed and chronicled throughout the ages, yet it is still the most shamed, reviled and misrepresented.


The Projects

The Intimacy Project, The Sex Goddess Project, and The Love Drops NFTS.

A very diverse group of people of all shapes and sizes and colours and gender-identities celebrate their sexuality in an unapologetic, unashamed and authentic way. These are photographs of glorious moments of joy, connection., intensity, ecstasy, and abandon.

Fear of Nudity

Fear of nudity. Fear of nudity is a fear of vulnerability, a fear of letting go, not being in control, not having armor and a shield to protect you. It’s a fear of being stripped down to your basic core, to be revealed and seen, to be how you came into this world-...

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When the Idea of a Shoot

When the idea of a shoot based around intimacy, vulnerability, and love was presented to me, I was genuinely intrigued. I digested the concept. To visually conceptualize another perspective of what raw connection looked like between two individuals, two individuals I...

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Before the Shoot

Before the shoot, I looked forward to be working with Ricardo again. I was especially excited for this newfound theme because in prior shoots I had tried to capture and embody intimacy. To have Ricardo pursue a theme based around vulnerability, intimacy and love...

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Having Done a Few Shoots with Ricardo

Having done a few shoots with Ricardo with and without a partner, for Sex Goddess Project books three and four I have learned that each shoot is unique, be it due to the individuals involved, or the intention. The intention for The Intimacy Project is to glory in the...

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Get Involved

 Learn how to collect and support the work.and  how to apply for a free or private shoot.


Your work invites us to experience moments of the highest form of creative communion. It’s a glimpse into a Divine intimacy and primal energy that is human sexuality. Your work illustrates the interconnectedness of creative, life giving energy fuelled by the power of love.


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Find out about upcoming online and live events and NFT drops..

Donate to The Cause

Even if you do not wish to purchase any of the work or have a free or private shoot, you can still support creating and promoting our authentic, diverse,  body-positive and sex-positive projects with your donation.

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