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Fashion photography is, generally, an escapist exercise. We’re meant to look at the decadent atmosphere, the sumptuous clothing and think, ah, someday! It’s aspirational, and we accept that fashion-as-fantasy is a beautiful thing. But not everyone gets how to strike a fine balance. That’s partly why we’re very confused by Norbert Baksa‘s “Der Migrant” photo series, which takes an, er, fashionable approach to being a refugee.

The shoot features model Monika Jablonczky against a backdrop meant to simulate the Hungarian border. The border itself was erected by Hungary as a response to what the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) referred to as “Europe’s refugee crisis.” So, it’s a sexy fashion shoot about refugees at a border erected to diffuse a European refugee crisis. Well, that’s gonna make people angry. And it did! Check out the shoot and see how it differs from a real-life refugee camp experience: