Renowned photographer, Segun Adebayo left his fans stunned on social media as he posted a creative picture of a six years old model that have since gone viral.
Concise News gathered that the artistic pictures that was taken at the Balogun market in Lagos was inspired by the market colours, ambience and the traffic as at that time.
The young model known to be June by name, was seen to be seated on a tricycle captured against the tweaked backdrop of the busy market and dressed in a MET gala worthy dress and headpiece looking like the miniature replica of statue of liberty.
While speaking on the inspiration behind his creative work of art, he said, “I met June at a training for a run way show ACFR Adaorable kids And she had I plastic sword in hand dressed like a fighter and was acting with Larry Edun and I decided to take a picture of their script-less play.
“It turned out to be a great shot and caught her Moms attention so she invited me over and we both planed the shoot. Everything was set but the inspiration came in as soon as I saw the market colors and the broad street and massive traffic,” he said.
However, report shows that commentators on social media were particularly stunned by the composure of the model in the pictures at such a young age.
The model, June is of Nigerian-Dutch descent. Asides schooling, she has been modelling for a while, plays the piano, is an actress and a ballerina.
Here are some reactions to the pictures: @informal_ifeoma tweeted, “She’s a born model and beautiful; and the photographer is hot.”
@TQinfectious said, “Absolutely gorgeous! Has my whole heart!”
@Theajebutter103 said, “This picture of a girl at Balogun market Nigeria deserves an award. Stunning Piece Of Work From @SegunWealth_”
@Livingart17 wrote, “This blew my mind! Amazing!”
Concise News also gathered that Adebayo who works with acclaimed Tiannah Studios, is well known for his works in fashion, lifestyle, abstract and child photography.