Yep it was Erwin Blumenfeld’s Jan 1950 Vogue cover. I love that image.
My sister was supposed to be modelling for me but she missed her bus and forgot her phone and things got complicated (a story i shall save for another time). Luckily my best friend Rosie was in college though so she stepped in last moment! (Thankyou!) I did her make up and then some test shots on my D90 (one of which is above). And then, eventually, i shot a roll of film on the Mamiya. Can’t wait to get it developed!
Oh, and my set up was the same as Rankin used in his ‘Seven Photographs that changed fashion’ (minus Heidi Klum) –