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Las Vegas Commercial Photographer, Competitive Eater Miki Sudo for Mental_Floss Magazine

Here are some recent photos of competitive eater Miki Sudo for Mental Floss Magazine. The magazine decided to send her to one of the Las Vegas' local restaurants for the shoot. It was fascinating to hear all her stores about the many eating competitions she participates in around the country. My favorite part of the article is when they listed some of her stats she has achieved during her competitive eating career: 71 Twinkies in six minutes; 76 tamales in 10 minutes, 109 hard-boiled eggs in eight minutes, and 172 wings in 12 minutes. 


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