PHOTOS: Tyra Banks transforms into Kate Upton, Cara Delevingne

Tyra Banks proved that she is quite the chameleon through her new photo collection called “15,” in which she transforms herself into other 15 other supermodels who include Kate Upton, Cara Delevingne, Claudia Schiffer and Kate Moss, to name a few. Banks posted some of the photos by Udo Spreitzenbarth on her Instagram account to tease the new season of “America’s Next Top Model,” as the shoot will be featured on the show, and posted her secrets on impersonating the beauties – namely, lots of hair and makeup. But Banks claimed none of the photos have been retouched, and she executed the transformation only through her hair and makeup and spot-on poses and facial expressions.

With the help of creative director Ty-Ron Mayes, hairstylist Sher Rae Tucker and makeup artist Valente Frazier, Banks put her best face forward when imitating the models whether they were white or black. In a press release, the artists claim to take the notion of race beyond the models’ ethnicities. The photos are on display at Jack Studios in New York City until Nov. 9.



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