A humorous, revealing look behind the scenes of Playboy's photo shoots ...

AMANDA GORENCE, FEATURE SHOOT:

"Dutch photographer and art director Patrick Van Dam grants us ultimate voyeur access in Playboy Behind The Scenes, his first photo book published in 2011. Van Dam pulls back the curtain just long enough to capture intimate moments on Playmate photo shoots in snapshots that as the photographer says, record 'unexpected, undirected and natural responses—humor, disillusionment, absurdism and vulnerability in an erotic setting.'"

Read more, and see the pictures, here.