Love it or hate it, but there's no ignoring Playboy. The magazine, owned and founded by Hugh Hefner, is called a 'lifestyle and entertainment' magazine for men. Photographer Josh Ryan entered the league of Playboy in the year 2007. Talking about what it takes to be on the magazine's centerfold, he opens up to Cosmopolitan in an interview. Now that the magazine has discontinued the use of nude models and the photographer's stint with the magazine has ended, he is willing to spill the beans on all that goes behind a covershoot for the Playboy magazine.

Here's what the photographer had to say.

So this is what went on behind the scenes of America's most famous nude photo shoots.

H/T: Cosmopolitan.

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