Type of site
|Owner||Richard Lawrence & Lauren Olney|
|Alexa rank||187,247 (November 2012)|
Beautiful Agony is a paid-subscription erotic website featuring head shots of user-submitted videos showing the participant having orgasms, without providing any visual description of what technique is being used or revealing anything below the neck and upper chest. Men, women and non-binary people are featured on the site.
In 2003 Richard Lawrence and Lauren Olney created the initial video series. In 2004 beautifulagony.com was established as a commercial website. The site is owned and operated by Feck Pty Ltd in Melbourne.
In popular culture
The band The Sun used Beautiful Agony's clips to make the music video for the song "Romantic Death". A fan-made video also used clips from the site for The Joy Formidable's Austere. Images of Beautiful Agony are used by the NEMO Science Museum in Amsterdam in their exhibition Teen Facts about puberty.
- "Statistics Summary for beautifulagony.com". Alexa. Retrieved 20 November 2012.
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- "2006 article about the website, founders" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-08-29.