02/16/2012 04:56 pm ET Updated Aug 22, 2012

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2012: Bar Refaeli's Photo Shoot (VIDEO)

Bar Refaeli heats up the pages of this years Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition and she does not disappoint. Check out some behind-the-scenes footage of her steamy photo shoot.

The experienced model knows how to work it in a barley-there black lace bikini top: check her out in the video above.

Along side Refaeli, a few female athletes appear in the ever popular Body Paint photos. Soccer player Alex Morgan, Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin and golfer Natalie Gulbis, all go bare in the issue.

Enjoy a sneak peek at some of the photos from Swimsuit 2012: