A personal trainer having a sneaky topless photo of her taken without her consent as she sunbathed on the beach will ‘haunt her forever’.
Lily Cook was secretly snapped on a beach in Sydney’s eastern suburbs with her sister on November 12 and only learned about it hours later.
When she tried to complain to the police, no charges were laid because it is not a crime to photograph people in public.
Ms Cook said finding out the photo was shared on group chats ‘had a profoundly detrimental effect upon her mental health’.
‘It is a moment in my life that will haunt me forever,’ she said, vowing to speak out after other women told her the same thing happened to them.
Lily Cook, from Sydney, (pictured) was secretly photographed while sunbaking topless on a Sydney beach earlier this month
‘The capture and distribution of [an] explicit image of a woman without her knowledge or consent is both abhorrent and illegal. I am standing up to this issue.’
Ms Cook said she saw three men, two of…