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Portraying Pit Bulls with @sophiegamand

To see more flower-power pups, follow @sophiegamand on Instagram and check out some of Sophie’s favorite rescue accounts: @nyanimalrescue, @secondchancerescuenyc, @animalhaven, @tohanimalshelter.

New York photographer Sophie Gamand (@sophiegamand) first started the Pit Bull Flower Power series to show the breed in a new, softer light. She teamed up with several rescue groups to photograph pit bulls that were up for adoption with a new perspective to open hearts. Sophie creates headpieces for every photo shoot, patiently gluing fake flowers together in different shapes and sizes then matching the color and styles to the dog. “People are afraid of them, but the fact I was able to put flower crowns on their heads and photograph them like this says a lot about their temperament! They were all sweet and loving.”

When it comes to working with canine models, Sophie explains her process: “I make little noises behind the camera to catch their attention when I photograph the dogs, and very often they would come over to check on me and kiss me.”

On set, Sophie has a handler to help distract the dogs from the crowns delicately balanced on their heads. She views the shoot as a mini-training session for the dogs. “Usually after the shoot they are ready to go to bed.”

so this is what my dog looks like with flowers on her head…

a bad day at golf…

:(

Layin around with these two goofballs

Mondizzle Stow Drizzle

this is real.

finally watched this…so good.  another reason philip seymour hoffman is one of my favorite actors.

finally watched this…so good.  another reason philip seymour hoffman is one of my favorite actors.

this house is on the lake a few streets over. pretty sure it’s Ohio’s drug dealer.

Transatlanticism 10th anniversary vinyl. It’s really been 10 years? #deathcabforcutie