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NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 06: Ariana Grande performs onstage at Billboard Women In Music 2018 on December 6, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Billboard )

Celebrity photographer Marcus Hyde was called out on Instagram for bribing young girls to shoot nude with him.

The photographer, who has worked with celebrities including Ariana Grande and Kim Kardashian, was outed by model Sunnaya Nash for asking for nudes after he posted on his page that he was looking for models to work with. In a message to Sunnaya, Hyde said that he would work with her for free if she sent nude pics, but if she didn’t, then he would charge $2,000.

Nash posted the conversation and tons of other girls came forward with the same or similar stories about their interactions with Marcus Hyde. Some accused him of briding them, and there were even more damaging claims.

The Instagram account @Diet_Prada also posted the conversation, and  from there the allegations took off. @Diet_Prada is known for calling out the fashion industry, and has over a million followers, so many eyes saw these allegations against Hyde in Diet Prada Instagram stories.

Kim Kardashian and Ariana Grande both put out statements about the photographer. In her insta story, Kim wrote, “I have been reading all of the messages and stories from women regarding inappropriate and inexcusable behavior of a photographer that I have worked with in the past. My own experiences have always been professional, and I am deeply shocked, saddened, and disappointed to learn that other women have had very different experiences. I stand in full support of every women’s right not to be harassed, asked, or presurred to do anything they are not comfortable with. We cannot allow this type of behavior to go unnoticed, and I applaud those who speak out.”


According to E! News, Grande wrote in her Insta story, “dear models/artists in LA/anywhere, I have read some shocking and really heartbreaking stories. i hate that this is a conversation. Please do not shoot with photographers who make you feel uncomfortable or make you feel like you need to take your clothing off it you don’t want to. if you want to, sick. but if you don’t, please don’t. if they tell you you have to pay more money if you’re clothed thats f–ked and i’m sorry that has happened to you. i promise there are so many respectful, nice, talented photographers out there.”

Actor Shay Mitchell also posted about Marcus Hyde on her insta story. Hyde’s account has since been deleted.

@Diet_Prada also called out photographer Timur for doing the same thing. His Instagram account is now private.

@Timur Emek, you may as well delete your account now lol. The New York-based Turkish photographer who has shot for @victoriassecret , is the latest to join the ranks of sleazy, clout-abusing celeb/supermodel male photographers who feel entitled to women's bodies. Along with the forced crotch-grabbing account from @byhaleybowman , Emek also offered "help" in the industry to @lizamarieju in exchange for "some fun". His response when asked to clarify? "I am a man... think about it :-)". ????????????. The photographer also went as far as lying to Turkish model @deniiztekiin in June 2017, telling her that her agency at the time had already approved a topless shoot, which of course didn't actually happen as he had already been on their agency blacklist of photographers. It's a relief to know that there are agencies out there that refuse to be complicit and hopefully more will step it up, but for every model with an agency, there are dozens of girls who are navigating independent modeling work on their own. The stories on the rest of the slides are unfortunately all too familiar. #TimesUp for these shitty men. * #model #instagrammodel #timuremek #photographer #model #supermodel #celebrity #predator #creep #victoriassecret #runway #vsfashionshow #modelingagency #alessandraambrosio #candaceswanepoel #vsangel #romeestrijd #clout #lame #womensrights #power #liar #dietprada

88.3k Likes, 3,615 Comments - Diet Prada ™ (@diet_prada) on Instagram: "@Timur Emek, you may as well delete your account now lol. The New York-based Turkish photographer..."