ASMP — American Society of Media Photographers

For International Women’s Day, This Photographer Took Photos Of Women That Represent People With Disabilities And Visible Differences

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For this year’s International Women’s Day, Zebedee, a modeling and talent agency that represents people with disabilities and visible differences, decided to have a special photoshoot, showcasing the real and unique beauty many of us tend to underappreciate.

“When it comes to gender equality, especially in media and the fashion industry, women with disabilities and visible differences often find themselves left out of the narrative,” says Zebedee. “Disabled people are the most underrepresented minority in the media, there are more fashion lines for pets than there are for people with disabilities, and 8 in 10 disabled people feel underrepresented.” The agency says that it is time to create true equality and fair representation for all women.

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