Fashion Photography

23.09.13 - Importance of photography within fashion industry

fancy fashion dress

Fashion, in its ample spectrum of meaning, is interlinked with photography as the two sides of a page. Gilles Lipovetsky, a French scholar whose 1987 work on fashion was first translated into English in 1994, takes the broadest perspective on the contemporary implications of fashion. In his view ―rejecting Foucaultian arguments―, fashion promotes modernity, defined primarily as freedom from tradition, and valuing individual autonomy. He contends that fashion seduces through “the multiplication of prototypes, and the possibility of personal choice”.

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