Le Dragon by Melvin Sokolsky, Paris, 1963
Born 1938 in New York, Melvin Sokolsky (more photos) was a major figure in the revival of fashion photography from the 1960s. He was only 21 when he started working at Harper’s Bazaar for which he produced the “Bubble” series of photographs depicting fashion models floating in giant clear plastic bubbles suspended in midair in Paris.

Le Dragon by Melvin Sokolsky, Paris, 1963

Born 1938 in New York, Melvin Sokolsky (more photos) was a major figure in the revival of fashion photography from the 1960s. He was only 21 when he started working at Harper’s Bazaar for which he produced the “Bubble” series of photographs depicting fashion models floating in giant clear plastic bubbles suspended in midair in Paris.