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.

Bicycle Street by Melvin Sokolsky, Paris 1963
Melvin Sokolsky (more photos)  is one of the great pioneers in the creation of visual imagery. With no formal training, his photographic education came purely from instinct, desire, and careful observation. He took up an all-consuming regimen of photographic experimentation with a singular focus and determination that have since become his trademark process.

Bicycle Street by Melvin Sokolsky, Paris 1963

Melvin Sokolsky (more photos)  is one of the great pioneers in the creation of visual imagery. With no formal training, his photographic education came purely from instinct, desire, and careful observation. He took up an all-consuming regimen of photographic experimentation with a singular focus and determination that have since become his trademark process.

fuckyeahvintagediary:

Photographed by Melvin Sokolsky for Harpers Bazaar Spring 1965.

" Taking a photography is an unspoken conversation in a shared space where the sitter and the maker reveal their being in a kind of silent dance of escalating trust and affinity.”
~~Melvin Sokolsky (more photos)

fuckyeahvintagediary:

Photographed by Melvin Sokolsky for Harpers Bazaar Spring 1965.

" Taking a photography is an unspoken conversation in a shared space where the sitter and the maker reveal their being in a kind of silent dance of escalating trust and affinity.

~~Melvin Sokolsky (more photos)

(Source: journaldelamode)