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From Gory Lovetography to Bloody Ballerina Shoots

By: Joanne Lam - Published: Jun 6, 2010   Updated: Jun 15 2011
Although fashion-oriented, these blood-filled editorials will have you oozing with discomfort. Using blood as a prop for photo shoots gives off a generally more morbid feel, taking a darker spin on classic fashion photography.

Disturbingly beautiful, these still shots come to life with the bit of crimson red splattered about the set. Check out these blood-filled editorials featured here and be prepared to stare in awe.

Implications - One of the most effective ways a company can engender a short burst of brand awareness is by creating advertising that relies heavily on shocking images or shock value. By generating marketing that becomes a water cooler conversation stater, a company increases brand awareness among the media, fans and critics.