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Not dissimilar to young girls playing dress up in their mothers’ clothes, Kyoko Hamada's self-portrait project evolved from a desire to dress the part of her older self, decades into the future. Unafraid to trade in her high heels for some oversized grandma gowns, the 40-year-old photographer started the series in May 2011.

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Fine Art Photography • Kyoko Hamada • New York • Self-portraits • U.S.

Heidi Lender had never liked guns, but since the guy she was dating collected guns, she decided she had to try to understand his draw to them. Lender took self-portraits with different guns. She then visited a shooting range to fire a rifle for the first time, using her self-portraits as targets.

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Gun Control • Heidi Lender • Self-portraits
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