Hard Focus: Jonni Darkko

LOS ANGELES — Photography is the art of capturing a story in a single frame. The discipline puts an emphasis on economy, on enhancing natural beauty and distilling a subject to its essence. This focus is what Jonni Darkko brings to porn.

He edits out scripts and storylines, concentrating on the act. He casts seasoned performers and sets them loose, allowing their talents and desires to carry a scene. Darkko does not so much direct the action, as he captures it in the most cinematic light possible.

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