"And shoot it from above. And use white sheets." So said the commissioning editors, I assume, of both the May 16, 1996 Rolling Stone cover* featuring X-Files stars David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson, as well as the April 28, 2008 cover of New York magazine featuring the stars of Gossip Girl. The first image was taken by Denis Montalbetti and Gay Campbell and the second by Jessica Dimmock.
*About the time MG graduated from high school. Remember Hootie and the Blowfish?