Photo credit: Sophie Gamand

Photographer Sophie Gamand unveils her latest photo series, titled “Wet Dog”. Sophie says that it basically captures dogs “being washed during their grooming sessions. The way the water plays with their hair in a very painterly manner, and their facial expressions as the water is poured on them creates striking portraits that resemble famous humans or important characters. The dogs become timeless sculptures.” Continue reading for more.

Here’s what My Modern Metropolis would like to add: “Unlike the others, French photographer Sohie Gamand is interested in exploring how what we do to our pets, says about us as a society. While on the surface her Wet Dog series seems like funny photos of dogs caught mid-bath, they’re actually meant for us to question the act of dog grooming or why we alter our pets’ appearances to fit certain standards of hygiene and beauty.”