photos by Tal Shpantzer
production by Obscure Object Films & talfoto
models are Stephanie Passavant and Alex Geerman from Major
hair and makeup by Masha Gvozdov
Tal came away from shooting the Marlon Gobel show during New York Fashion Week (Fall 2010 collections) with a fascination. Marlon Gobel makes bulletproof clothing. Here is a photo editorial she shot in response to that idea.
black formal worker jumpsuit with carbon fiber lining, white pique cotton shirt with gross grain detail by Marlon Gobel, black carbon fiber bow tie and black kevlar ballistic rose broach by Tobias Wong, and rhinestone brass knuckles by Patricia Field
necklace and metallic cuff by Erickson Beamon; jacket by Eufemia; dress, Allen handbag, and leather cuff by Hayden Harnett; and fish-scale ring by Ayaka Nishi