‘It was a dream I always wanted’: Modelling agencies reach out to stunning New Hampshire college student, 19, who was photographed at homecoming
wo photographs of a New Hampshire college student which have gone viral on social media are bringing her dream of becoming a model closer to reality.
Anok Yai grew up in Manchester, New Hampshire, and is a sophomore at Plymouth State University.
A photographer snapped a few images of the 19-year-old for his Instagram account, theSUNK, last weekend while she was attending Howard University’s popular homecoming festivities in Washington, D.C.
The artist captioned it: ‘Saw her right at the end of Yardfest. Stunning @anokyai’.
He said he was photographing people with nice outfits and there was a chance her photos could go viral, according to The Boston Globe.
The photos had been liked more than 11,000 times by Sunday, shocking Yai.
‘My phone just started vibrating rapidly for a long, long time,’ Yai told the Globe of the moment she realized her photo was going viral.