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Models.com photo shoot in Marfa, Texas
An image from recent photo shoot for Models.com shot on location in Marfa Photo by Thom Jackson
Models.com photo shoot in Marfa, Texas
Thom Jackson, who has shot in Marfa for multiple clients, says the town and its environs are "getting a lot of play because of the remoteness." Photo by Thom Jackson
Models.com photo shoot in Marfa, Texas
"The isolation is wonderful," Jackson says, "and it gives you room to create." Photo by Thom Jackson
Models.com photo shoot in Marfa, Texas
Model Julia Hafstrom found her West Texas sojourn an inspiring experience, especially the chance to climb on rocks and up cattle chutes in ultra-high St. Laurent heels. Photo by Thom Jackson
Models.com photo shoot in Marfa, Texas
"The light and the landscape can’t be understated," says location manager and producer Ginger Griffice. Photo by Thom Jackson
Models.com photo shoot in Marfa, Texas
These images were shot for Models.com on a ranch just outside the Marfa city limits. Photo by Thom Jackson
Models.com photo shoot in Marfa, Texas
"The town is so special and trendy," Hafstrom says. "It’s a different place in the middle of nowhere.” Photo by Thom Jackson
Models.com photo shoot in Marfa, Texas
"You really have to work to get there, but I love shooting there," Jackson says. Photo by Thom Jackson
Models.com photo shoot in Marfa, Texas
"There’s an independent spirit the West is known for that you can pretend you’re part of for a second," Griffice says. Photo by Thom Jackson