|The body-size of woman in fashion photography is part debate, part PR bluster, and part simply odd, where some stylists and designers affect a kind of moral outrage at the idea of Plus Size models in the world of Haute Couture. But it is changing. Mainstream model agencies are offering clients portfolios for plus-size models and earlier this year Vogue Italia’s innovative Editor-In-Chief Franca Sozzani launched website Vogue Curvy. Photographer Steven Meisel shot the June cover of Vogue Italia with models Tara Lynn, Candice Huffine & Robyn Lawley on the cover. It’s no surprise that Meisel, who has shot every cover of Italian Vogue, is doing these kinds of shoots as his fashion photography often tweaks the nose of convention. The coverline Bella Vere means True Beauty.
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