Hand Over Face: Ford vs Freida
The ol’ “hand over face” is a pretty typical modeling pose that shifts focus to the eyes and gives the essence of mystery to any shot. This signature pose is easily recognizable in fashion shoots, but for a publication to use it twice in one year is odd. Surprisingly Interview magazine selected smoldering shots of Tom Ford and Freida Pinto where they are both covering their faces for two of their 2011 covers.
What’s even more surprising is the images were both lensed by different photographers. For the mag’s August cover Freida sat down with famed duo Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott. As for Ford, he posed for Craig McDean for the publication’s February 2011 cover.
So we ask…