Sunday, January 31, 2010

Legs Up

Flavia de Oliveira puts her legs up in the air (not up the wall) for a shoot with Fabio Bartelt.

Source: Maison Chaplin

Saturday, January 30, 2010

Camel Pose

This male model struggles with some active resistance in Camel Pose as part of the Upload editorial shot by James Demitri for Culture Magazine.

Source: YVY Mag

Friday, January 29, 2010

Bridge Pose

Fabien Kruszelnicki captures a model in a relaxed Bridge Pose for the Sports Issue of Fashion 156.

Source: YVY Mag

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Tree Pose

Natalia Vodianova strikes a Tree Pose in a wickedly styled editorial in February's Vogue UK shot by Nick Knight.

Source: Maison Chaplin

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Shoulder Stand

Cole Mohr does a sloppy shoulder stand (watch your back!) in an editorial of the sixth issue of Vanity Teen, shot by Per Zennström .

Source: A Cause des Garcons

Tuesday, January 26, 2010


I would really council Arlenis Sosa against the full expression of Navasana on top of her bicycle as part of Harper's Bazaar's February editorial Chic At Every Price, shot by Alexi Lubomirski.

Source: Design Scene

Monday, January 25, 2010


In the upper right, an anonymous, pigmented and glimmering pose that is either headed the way of Hero or Camel. Emilio Tini shot this campaign for GF by Gianfranco Ferré SS 2010 featuring Mina Cvetkovic and Jakob Wiechmann.

Source: YVY Mag

Sunday, January 24, 2010


Natasha Poly spills over a mirrored chair in a quasi Wheel pose for the Spring/Summer campaign for Gucci shot by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott.

Source: Design Scene

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Flip Flop Table Top

Falling all over the place 17-year-old Karlie Kloss manages to sneak in a few yogic poses in the mix (tabletop and reverse tabletop) for the January cover of Vogue Italia shot by Steven Meisel

Source: Design Scene

Friday, January 22, 2010

Extended Leg Stretch

José Tió captures Philipp Michael extending his bejewelled leg out. Styling by Visori.

Source: YVY Mag

Thursday, January 21, 2010


The South Korean army (not fashion, I know) gets yogic while training amidst the snow in Pyeongchang. Brr.

Source: A Cause des Garcons

Wednesday, January 20, 2010


Issue 8 of Brazilian magazine ffw Mag! features the editorial “Let It Rock” photographed by Fábio Bartelt. Pablo Lorenzatto settles into a Savasana at the conclusion of the spread.

Source: YVY Mag

Tuesday, January 19, 2010


Fashion photographer Robert Mendolia captures a rather scant and somewhat scandalous preparation for Navasana. At least the model's strapped in.

Source: YVY Mag

Monday, January 18, 2010

Forward Bend

Hedi Slimane snapped some pics of the Royal Danish Ballet Theater dancer Oscar Nilsson in a beastly Upavista Konasana (Wide Angled Seated Forward Bend).

Source: YVY Mag

Sunday, January 17, 2010


Photographer Moja Ma’at captures Garrett Forbes in a Seated Twist, styled by Laura Hollabaugh.

Source: YVY Mag

Saturday, January 16, 2010

Camel Pose

Camel sure seems to be a popular pose. Up there with Eagle Arms. So here it Camel once again, this time from photographer Santiago Sierra. He shot the model on the right in Camel for a project entitled “Scutarius” and was produced by Cesar Leon who was helped by stylist Krisana Palma.

Source: YVY Mag

Friday, January 15, 2010

Eagle Arms

I have to come clean, I picked this image more for the hair than the inspiration from Eagle Pose (even though it is still legitimate). Photographer Kai Z Feng snapped images for “Les Joueurs Secrets” for GQ Style Italy.Styled by Andrea Tenerani.

Source: YVY Mag

Thursday, January 14, 2010

Assisted Half Moon

A rather drunken-looking Half Moon Pose. Misplaced the quoting info, sorry to whoever at whatever publication...

Source: YVY Mag

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Fish Pose

Photographer Philippe Vogelenzang’s recent editorial for I Love Fake includes Demy Matzen styled by Jordy Huinder getting into a Fish Pose.

Source: YVY Mag

Tuesday, January 12, 2010


Claudia Schiffer poses in an elevated Corpse Pose for Erwin Wurm in the editorial Kunst Pausen for Vogue Deutsch's November 2009 issue.

Source: avant-garde fashion photography

Monday, January 11, 2010

Where's the Namaste?

Can you spot the Namaste in just two of the pages of an incredible multi-page "Run of Show" spread of current looks from W Magazine?

Styled by Alex White, photographed by Craig McDean

Source: Design Scene

Sunday, January 10, 2010

Cat/Cow with Bathtub

Luigi Y Luca team up for a rather unusual rendition of Cat/Cow Pose featuring a bathtub in their editorial "Serie Abnegation" January/February 2010 Issue of PREF.

Source: YVY Mag

Saturday, January 9, 2010


Jon Kortajarena could be headed to an energetic Dancer's Pose in his shoot for Café magazine shot by Tobias Lundkvist.

Source: Design Scene

Friday, January 8, 2010

Eagle Arms

An outtake of a photoshoot done by Doug Inglish for Hercules Magazine, featuring Marlon Teixeira wrapping up his arms for an Eagle Pose. How are those legs?

Source: Design Scene

Thursday, January 7, 2010

Extended Fish Pose

Monsieur Romain Guy photographs his anonymous model in, uh, pantyhose, going for an almost full expression of Uttana Padasana as part of a work entitled "Anonyme #J".

Source: YVY Mag

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

'Nother Navasana

You'll need 3D glasses to see Yana Pova doing her best Boat Pose for Baldovino Barani and the editorial Total Eclipse of the Heart for the first issue of Archetype X.

Source: Design Scene

Tuesday, January 5, 2010


New model Emile Steenveld from Major Models assumes Boat Pose for photographer Rick Day.

Source: YVY Mag

Monday, January 4, 2010

Dancer's Pose

Designer Bernhard Willhelm jumps into a Dancer's Pose for his multi-page interview "A Day in the Life of Bernhard Willhelm” photographed by Christian Anwander for Ten Men Magazine.

Source: YVY Mag

Sunday, January 3, 2010

Child's Pose

Tony Kelly captures a bit of a strange child's pose in this shot.

Source: YVY Mag

Saturday, January 2, 2010


Roy Pratt heads to Table Top in the Editorial "Outsiders" in VMAN's February issue. Photographed by Collier Schorr. Styling by Pierre-Henri Mattout.

Source: YVY Mag

Friday, January 1, 2010

Dance in the New Year...

... not with a Dancer's Pose but with a Tree Pose for Givenchy Dance Fragrance featuring Kelsey Van Mook shot by Liz Collins.

Source: Design Scene