The word derives from the Greek Î³Ï…Î¼Î½Î±ÏƒÏ„Î¹ÎºÎ® (gymnastike), fem. of Î³Ï…Î¼Î½Î±ÏƒÏ„Î¹ÎºÏŒÏ‚ (gymnastikos), "fond of athletic exercises", from Î³Ï…Î¼Î½Î¬ÏƒÎ¹Î± (gymnasia), "exercise" and that from Î³Ï…Î¼Î½ÏŒÏ‚ (gymnos), "naked", because athletes exercised and competed without clothing.
For this shot i was covered with oil.
An external flash was used & a black backdrop on the wall.
RAW file,adjust shadows/highlights,sharpening,convert in b&w,increase contrast (a lot)!
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