2Models Karla Lopez and Talesha Byrd
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The making of a fashion shoot

2Models Karla Lopez and Talesha Byrd
Models Karla Lopez and Talesha Byrd tug at and teeter in their Bruno Frisoni and Christian Louboutin heels. Who ever said looking amazing was easy? (Iris Schneider / LAT)
3. Make up artists Annie Ing and Enrique Rivaral
Make up artists Annie Ing and Enrique Rivaral buff, shine, shade and polish up the faces of models Karla Lopez and Lena Bedoyan. Thirty minutes from blank canvas to camera ready. (Iris Schneider / LAT)
4Model Hollie Jagen
Model Hollie Jagen gets combed and curled by hair stylists Tamara McNaughton and Aaron Light. (Iris Schneider / LAT)
6. McKoy and Winter
McKoy and Winter check their work. (Iris Schneider / LAT)
7. Like statues
Like statues: Models stand perfectly still while photographer Damon Winter captured the view. (Iris Schneider / LAT)
5. a warm L.A. glow
Photographers Damon Winter and Kirk McKoy bounce a warm L.A. glow on models, Ji Son, Lena Bedoyan and Alona Losnitska. (Iris Schneider / LAT)
Thoughtful
From left, purple and white floor-length dress by Monique Lhuillier, shoes by Bruno Frisoni; black, white and yellow dress with lace applique by Kate and Laura Mulleavy for Rodarte, shoes by Frisoni; blue tent dress by Rosetta Getty for Riser Goodwyn, shoes by Christian Louboutin; pink top with white skirt by Jasmin Shokrian, shoes by Frisoni; white dress with black sash by Juan Carlos Obando, shoes by Carlos Miele. All accessories by Irene Neuwirth. (Damon Winter / LAT)
Quality and high definition
From left, pink bubble dress by Katy Rodriguez, shoes by Bruno Frisoni; metallic strapless dress by Stephanie Schur for Michon Schur, shoes by Frisoni; yellow chiffon dress by Jenni Kayne, shoes by Carlos Miele; all accessories by Irene Neuwirth. (Damon Winter / LAT)
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