I met Brandon Carter a few years back when he was still a commercial and fashion model with BOSS, he came by the studio and dropped off his comp card, he had a lean and impressive physic probably a bit on the bigger muscular side for fashion but excellent for brands like Puma, Adidas and Nike he modeled for.
Check out these lovely green eyed beauties I shot for "Lady Etoile" professional high quality make up brushes kit advertising. I got to work again with 2 of my all time favorite girls Larayia Gaston and Loren Dixon.
Check out the handsome NFL player Justin Tryon who played for the Colts and the Redskins finally he got his ring last year playing for the NY Giants and wining the super bowl.
Justin has been turning heads for other things as well with striking green eyes and redbone caramel complexion.
On Valentine day, the day that celebrate LOVE to one another, women sometime need to be reminded to love ourselves a bit more before being concern about the man/partner that should love us.
Woman You Are Beautiful.
While its the coldest monthes in NYC streets Inside my photography studio it is one of the hottest time of the year, many companies in the hair care and cosmetics are now gearing towards the new year and releasing new advertising campaigns so in the next few months I will upload several advertising campaigns I shot for my followers to check out.
Angela Simmons has become quite the fashionista and savvy business woman. The young beauty, daughter of Rev Run (RUN DMC) is fallowing the footsteps of her uncle multi millioner mogul Russel Simmons - first came her successful shoe design label Pastry and starring in reality show "Run's House" now she has partnered up with the leading company in the market for Hair Extension INDIQUE and created a new hair line product "Bikini" that combines tow different textures curl/waive patterns in one weft.
Check out the cover spread I shot a few months back with NFL player James Ihedigbo for KRAVE FIT magazine. Mr. Ihedigbo has played for the NY Jets for a few years 2007-2010 and this season took his talent to the New England Patriots.
I am glad to announce I have just finalized a new one year advertising contract with a long time client and collaborator of mine INDIQUE Hair. In the past few years I have worked closely with INDIQUE Hair shooting almost all their major advertising campaigns, I have had a wonderful experience working with this brand and amazing dedicated staff, creating images for their catalogs and advertising ads.
Yes, I know these images has been all over the net (and I even caught it on a morning TV show) but due to a busy schedule and every photographer worst nightmare becoming a reality (whole folders with important materials will disappear of the hard drive) I am only now putting this online.
Check out this Interview I gave to OBVIOUS Magazine "Sexy Issue". Obvious magazine is a fresh fashion and life style magazine that has beautiful fashion, beauty and modeling spreads, special thanks to the multi talented magazine founder Jerris Madison and Interviewer Leon Christian for the opportunity and continued support, more collaborations will be coming soon.
So imagine my surprise when I saw NFL Player Bret Lockett on the cover of "In Touch Weekly" Magazine allegedly involved in sexting "affair" with the beautiful Kim Kardashian. My agent was contacted last week and informed me some of the images of Bret lockett are being considered to be purchased for use in InTouch magazine for a feature.
I have recently had the opportunity to shoot another handsome NFL player by the name of Devin Thomas from NY Giants, you might remember Mr Thomas as the wide receiver for the Washington Redskins team but even for some of us who dont follow football he is equally known for his appearance in a hot spread Vibe magazine published combining hottest R&B female singers with NFL stars and Fantasia video Bittersweet as her love interest:
Here is yet another successful beauty and skin care campaign I was commissioned to shoot that has just been released. This company "GADI 21 minerals" is based in London where it has 6 flagship stores, it offers a line of luxury skin care products based on 21 essential minerals to enhance and improve your skin.
I have recently joined a group of prominent female artists by the name of S.W.E.A.T( www.sweatartists.com/ ) in an effort to give a stage and draw attention to female point of view in Arts and erotic art and expression.
Today is World AIDS Day, 1 Dec 2010. I wanted to do a special post about this topic from a slightly different angle... This is a close subject to my heart because it has touched my life knowing young people that has contracted HIV.
Today's spotlight is a new face in modeling, a charming young man and a Dominican hottie name Manuel A. Mendez... I met Manuel through some mutual friends, he expressed that he hesitated for many years if to pursue modeling but recently through the support and inspiration of his surrounding he decided to give this dream a chance to come true.
Male model Style Bell also known as Sir Style was given a birth name that compelled him for great things: "a particular, distinctive, or characteristic mode of action or manner of acting, a mode of fashion, as in dress, esp.
This post is not only my take on photo editing but is also a guideline informational note for models and companies that wish to work with me, for those you might want to skip 2 paragraphs down to read the info.
What Artists and Models need to know!
Being in this industry you must have thick skin, Actually, being in this world you must have thick skin! I see every day models, actors and other professional in this industry trying to leave their mark on the world.
Check out KRAVE magazine http://www.kravemagazine.net/ .
After quit a hiatus from the online thing I am back in affect! I have recently decided to change it up a bit and travel to the west coast to check things out, I had a lovely 3 weeks in LA fallowed by a semi lovely few days in Las Vegas.
I recently shot advertising campaign for a wonderful cosmetic and skin care company "SEA SPA" that offers natural products that contain mineral and nourishing moisturizing elements and oils from the Dead Sea, Being that I had a chance to visit this amazing place called the dead sea a few years ago - the lowest point on the planet I got to experience myself the amazing healing qualities the mud's, salts and minerals that are in the hot springs and in the sea water, This experience of connecting with nature healing powers is what inspired me to create pure feeling almost spiritual or dream like images with the glowing salts the model is laying on, beautifully blended with her aqua eyes and the sky blue backdrop.