The DIS Magazine Plank Girl shoot shows David Toro bringing the world of planking to the world of fashion, merging Fall’s hottest fashion trends with an Internet phenomenon.
A model wearing Missoni and Givenchy levitates above a salon chair, another swings suspended in McQueen Wedges and a Givenchy skirt while another floats above a Mercedes in a Mario Schwab puffer jacket and Victoria’s Secret underwear.
Planking began as an Internet craze several years ago when bloggers began photographing themselves laying flat as a board in unusual and difficult locations. The more difficult and odd the location, the better the planking. In the DIS Magazine Plank Girl editorial, Toro takes planking to a whole new level, moving the Internet craze into the world of fashion photography.
Surreal Suspended Photography
Floating Fairy Photography
Funhouse Floatography (UPDATE)
Spectacular Suspended Self-Portraits
Freaky Floating Females
The DIS Magazine Plank Girl Editorial is a Mix Between Memes and Couture
By: Kalliope Amorphous - Published: Aug 2, 2011 • References: dismagazine