When we look at porn stars, they seem to be otherworldly, larger than life figures. But when you talk to them, you may discover that their lives are kind of ordinary, as is their job. We have to supplement our income with other things like camming or stripping. So, because we don't know what it's like being a porn star and have our own misconceptions, we asked adult film actresses for the low down. And that's just not true. Again, that's another myth busted because not all women are size queens.
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But despite all the beautiful people, sex dolls and spectacular fetish performances , I was actually struck most by the realisation of how different the experience of attending a porn convention must be for male and female performers. Wherever I went, I saw female porn stars and erotic performers constantly surrounded by people — photographers buzzing around them or male fans queueing up to talk to them. Largely overlooked at the event were their male counterparts — often left to awkwardly stand aside as their female colleagues enjoyed all the attention. It was hard not to feel a tiny bit sorry for the men, who all smiled and pretended to be completely cool with being ignored.
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Ever wondered what life as a pornstar is really like? Tanya: " If you work in a restaurant you still enjoy good food. As a pornstar, I can appreciate both gentle sex and hard, fast, animalistic sex; it depends on the mood. For me, I still enjoy normal, regular sex when I am off camera. It's more intimate, and there's something about not having a room full of crew watching you that makes it more special.
Angela White, 29, graduated from the University of Melbourne with a first-class honours in gender studies in She runs her own production company and made headlines around the world after filming a sex scene in a university library. Angela White AW : An average day for me is a lot less exciting than people probably imagine. There is a lot of physical maintenance that needs to be done to prepare to be in front of the camera — for example, keeping fit, waxing, tanning, manicures.