What makes these photos, published by The Daily Mail on Jan. 8, so unusual are the obvious lengths Dawson went to to have a private moment catching an all-over tan.
Dawson is not standing up, seemingly either unaware or indifferent to telephoto lenses, as was the case with the shocking set of Kate Middleton topless photos published around the world in September. She's not frolicking in the surf or even relaxing in a beach chair.
She's lying flat and apparently relaxed, safe in the knowledge she probably can't be seen by prying eyes. Or telephoto lenses.
The dozen or so photos published show Dawson enjoying the day on and off a private yacht. It's not until the last few shots appear in the article that the slightest whiff of a so-called "nip slip" can be seen. Magnified by a factor of 10.
Still, given the fact that many stars enjoy plenty of notoriety after topless photos go public, it may seem a little suspicious.
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