Rhythmic gymnastics is an emerging sport combining ballet and artistic gymnastics. Rhythmic gymnasts use different apparatus and are scored on a scale in three categories. Tickets for the 2012 Olympics for rhythmic gymnastics is already sold out.
Paris-based photographer Little Shao (aka Thinh Souvannarath) unites the two in his dance-inspired photo series. His beautiful artworks depict athletic, graceful ballet dancers — many in pedestrian clothes — set in urban environments. In my dreams