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IN People ON 28 Aug, 2015
What do you prefer your figure to be? Gracefully thin and slender, I guess.
No doubt, our society is obsessed with body slimming. Those people who have a heavy frame, especially women are watched with a strange eye and are left to feel embarrassed. An American woman with a bit bulky body witnessed people around her for many years. Wherever she went, she found many people looking at her with a sense of mocking. She has included her life experience in a series named Wait Watchers to create awareness against body shaming. She wants sizeable people not to be ashamed of whatever they are.
Haley Morris-Cafiero is a photographer and in her photo series, she captured self-portraits including many passers-by and their reactions towards her. She walked around in Times Square capturing the photographs in public. Her photo series went viral and spread a positive message among all.
Let's see the meaningful pictures from her series. They truly are worth a watch.