Zhao Liying’s sci-fi wuxia photoshoot by Chen Man

I need a sci-fi film of the moon goddess Chang’e where her “palace of coldness” looked like this.

Chen Man revisits her unique wuxia looks for her latest photoshoot with Zhao Liying. Instead of her usual cyberpunk and steampunk themes, she instead opted to use glass, plastic, and metal materials to replace traditional buildings, clothing, and nature to create a futuralistic look.  Which one do you like more, this set or the one from two days ago?

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Ju Xiaowen by Chen Man

Chen Man may have become too streamlined in many of her recent photoshoots, but she proves that she is still China’s top fashion photographer in what is easily one of Vogue China’s best covers in the past decade. Featuring model Ju Xiaowen, the photoshoot flawlessly combines modernity and traditional Chinese elements, with a hint of tribute to the old illustrated fashion magazines of the last century.

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