by MMAWeekly.com

A special episode of the popular reality series The Janice Dickinson<br /> Modeling Agency airs tonight, January 31 (10pm ET/9pm CT),

A special
episode of the popular reality series The Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency
airs tonight, January 31 (10pm
ET/9pm CT), on the cable network Oxygen. The episode chronicles the search for
Ring Girls utilized at the International Fight League World Team Championship
event in Portland, Ore. this past November and even includes a connection to


program, which stars Janice Dickinson and the associate and models that
comprise the agency that bears her nae, goes behind the scenes of the
competition among the ladies to become ring girls for the IFL.


The episode
follows the entire process, from initial connection, to selection of the
models, to training for the evening at the fights, to the event itself. There’s
even an in-ring photo shoot with some of the agency’s most talented models and
a few surprises involving a “towel malfunction” at the official weigh-ins. You
can see a preview
of the weigh-in clip at IFL.tv


The in-ring
photo shoot had a theme of high fashion meets the fighters. Dickinson enlisted
the talents of IFL photographer – and often times MMAWeekly.com
photographer – April Pishna to help set up the shoot and photograph the
models and fighters.


“Janice has
an uncanny ability to see what’s hot,” stated Pishna after the shoot. “She is
brassy and bold, but she knows her stuff.”


April has
been working with the IFL since its inception in February 2006 and has worked
in MMA photography for nearly 10 years.


MMA photos and shots from the model shoot can be viewed in her online gallery
www.pishnaphotogallery.com. She is a freelance photographer
whose abilities range from MMA and extreme sports photography to classic family
portraiture. April Pishna can be contacted at 720-283-0377.