This remarkable strip photograph shows the skier’s speed and form, frozen in time. This method of photography was used at the finish line to call close races. The effect is a surreal, Dadaist image, and the beret doesn’t help.
Italian Carolina Kostner wore a snowflake-covered outfit in 2006 that employed the sheer-illusion look that Wang likes for the ice. "She has a more womanly, mature style but this outfit brings her youth and whimsy," Wang says.