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Whether you're experiencing Fashion Week from the front row or through a screen, it's easy to think that those few minutes on the runway are what it's all about. However, for designers, models, photographers, and all the other artisans involved in delivering all that perfection, Fashion Week happens on the streets, by the makeup booths, beyond the ropes, and — luckily for us — in front of our cameras. Our fleet of photographers were able to capture some of the behind-the-scenes moments, from models breaking character to snap selfies to gorgeous street-style close-ups that would look as good in a gallery as pounding the pavement. All the New York Fashion Week you might have missed, ahead.
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read