Over the years L’Uomo Vogue — that’s “The Man” Vogue, in Italian — has delivered photos of our most beloved pop stars in completely new and surprising ways. (Think of Beyonce channeling Marlene Dietrich and Bruno Mars as James Dean). Katy Perry‘s shoot for the mag’s August 2012 issue is no exception. Instead of the “Wide Awake” siren’s signature girly-girl style, we see the Part Of Me star as a matador with cropped hair, giving the camera a look so cold it would stop a raging bull dead in its tracks. Jump below to see more.