World War II delayed its introduction until the early s. Rochester Democrat and Chronicle. It is normally acceptable for men in the U. The invention of photography and more recently the video camera has opened the art of capturing images of people and scenes at a relatively low cost to the true amateur. Some cultures deprecate nudity even in a private context.
They may also be taken to naturist venues and events where they, their families and others would also generally be nude.
The Art of Swimming: Nudity is considered shameful in the conservative society of Indiaalthough nude beaches can be found in Goa and nude saints like those of the Digambara sect of Jainism and Hindu Sadhus are respected and worshipped. In some situations, nudity is imposed on a person. American president Theodore Roosevelt describes nude swims in the Potomac with his "tennis cabinet" in his Autobiography: Retrieved 2 September