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Daniela Edburg's Drop Dead Gorgeous Photos

Daniela Edburg's Drop Dead Gorgeous Photos

Even though I've actually thought I could OD on gummi bears, the phrase "death by gummi bears" sounds a bit ridiculous. However artist Daniela Edburg has made it look amazing, don't you think? In her series Drop Dead Gorgeous, Edburg features beautiful girls (all of whom are her friends, not professional models) dying from food related obsessions. There's a girl getting attacked by flying bananas, one smothered in oreos and another being chased down by a tornado of pink cotton candy. When asked about why food has such a sinister effect on the women in her photos, Edburg replied:

I guess I am pretty compulsive. That which gives me pleasure one minute, causes guilt the next. I am surprised at how much I like the products I consume, but, if you stop for one second to think about it, it’s absurd. Yet, you can’t stop.

The rest of the pictures are absolutely gorgeous (we love the M&M one and the banana one too), plus be sure to read the interview with the artist. Also if you live in the Miami area, you can actually go see the photos at the Kunsthaus Miami.

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chingers chingers 10 years
this is really interesting too =)
1missy 1missy 10 years
these are too funny.
Princess-Rebecca Princess-Rebecca 10 years
That's such a great photoshoot! really cool and innovative.
andrea426 andrea426 10 years
the death by nutella would totally BE ME! ahahahaa
designergirl designergirl 10 years
All of them are amazing! I love the use of color.
meena meena 10 years
i love this idea!! and its so colorful! I wish i was in them :)
bluejeanie bluejeanie 10 years
i am in love with these.
Stacy14878746 Stacy14878746 10 years
FANTASTIC!!
crispet1 crispet1 10 years
Pretty funny!
rainonme224 rainonme224 10 years
I like the cotton candy one and the oreo one. They are all pretty cool.
sweetheart_450 sweetheart_450 10 years
Oh wow, those are fantastic!! The DB Oreo is my favorite. Although, the DB M&M's and DB Banana ones are a very close second. Thank you for sharing these!
sundrops sundrops 10 years
My favorite is death by lifesavers or death by cake. This one - death by gummi bears - grosses me out!!
bobcatsteph3 bobcatsteph3 10 years
Those are awesome! I also love the M&M's and cotton candy! What a great concept!
Daylyn Daylyn 10 years
*mesmerizing...but I will remember them too!
Daylyn Daylyn 10 years
These are completely memorizing! I love the concept, and they all turned out amazing.
TartineGourmande TartineGourmande 10 years
Amazingly artistry pictures. Love this artist's work! Bea La Tartine Gourmande http://www.latartinegourmande.com/
calibabi calibabi 10 years
i love the cotton candy one!
bitesize bitesize 10 years
I love these! What great originality, and awesome work! My favorite was the flying banana one.
brookrene brookrene 10 years
These are amazing. Will there be a book of these?
chancleta chancleta 10 years
these are brilliant! original! funny! creative! whimsical! love it! thanks for sharing!
LaLaLaurie06 LaLaLaurie06 10 years
oh man! i love it! and yes, too bad ANTM didn't think of this one first! how truly creative. where can I buy these photos if they are available?
partysugar partysugar 10 years
This totally looks like a photo shoot out of America's Next Top Model! Love it.
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