The photographs express gender identity as a disguise. Society dictates how gender is viewed within the media. YouTube and social media often change perceptions on how someone should appear/ identify. Although social media has also influenced and advocated the expansion of gender identities. Within this has a starting point, the photographs now represent the vulnerability and the process of a disguise. “Perfection is not just about control, it is also about letting go.”-Vincent Cassel. Allowing the mask/disguise to drop and feeling comfortable within your appearance and identity. “A rare bird upon the earth and very much like a black swan”- Juvenal. We are all rare and individual.