Mission Impossible

April 13th, 2015 |Posted by steven.yatsko

Hercules Magazine goes full metal and releases, exclusively here on models.com, a slick, black and white film by Santiago & Mauricio Sierra starring Daan van der Deen as a covert operative in Hugo Boss.

A film by Santiago & Mauricio Sierra
Creative Direction by Francesco Sourigues (De Facto) & David Vivirido
Starring Daan van der Deen
All clothing and accessories by Hugo Boss. See more at Hercules Universal.

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Dreams and Desires

April 2nd, 2015 |Posted by Irene

Grey Magazine (Italy) takes us into their spectral world for their Spring 2015 issue with 6 expressive covers. Dynamic contributions from Billy Kidd, Fanny Latour-Lambert, Ari Seth Cohen, Spencer Ostrander, Alessandro Simonetti, and Hans Neumann showcased the personality of their created characters with compelling sets and a moody point of view. With the enchanting casting of Bella Hadid, Madison Stubbington, Lyn Slater, Morta Kontrimaite, Esther De Jong & her son Oscar, aligned with this season’s fashion, Grey stands to take us on a journey to our deepest dreams and desires.

To see more visit Grey Magazine, their FB page and Instagram.

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Kid Plotnikova Photographer Billy Kidd (New York: Walter Schupfer Management, New York: Walter Schupfer Management) stylist Valentina Ilardi Martin

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Morta Kontrimaite Photographer Alessandro Simonetti stylist Concetta D’Angelo

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Madison Stubbington Photographer Fanny Latour-Lambert (Walter Schupfer Management) stylist Mariaelena Morelli

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Bella Hadid Photographer Hans Neumann (De Facto) stylist Valentina Ilardi Martin

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Lyn Slater Photographer Ari Seth Cohen stylist Valentina Ilardi Martin

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Esther De Jong Photographer Spencer Ostrander stylist Valentina Ilardi Martin

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Madison by Fanny

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Bella by Hans

5. Lyn Slater aka Icon Accidental by Ari Seth Cohen, styled by Valentina Ilardi Martin
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Esther and Nick Rea by Spencer

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Cassandra by Tony Notarberardino

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Spring Forward

March 24th, 2015 |Posted by jonathanshia

Hercules Universal celebrates the “Endless Affair” with their latest issue, offering a clean and crisp vision of Spring/Summer 2015. Four black-and-white covers kick it off, featuring English actor Jeremy Irvine by Ben Weller, French rocker Marlon Magnée by Hedi Slimane, and models Alessio Pozzi and Austin Scoggin by, respectively, Daniel Riera and Bruno Staub. Social-media sensation Lucky Blue Smith stars in a vivid feature by Giampaolo Sgura, while Pozzi and Arran Sly look sharp in summer whites by Riera. Felix Gesnouin stars in an introspective story from Philippe Vogelenzang, and another editorial by Sgura peeks at the artistic life.

Staub’s collections feature, shot on Fire Island in gorgeous monochrome, features a passel of summer-ready Soul Artist Management faces, including Doug Pickett, Blaine Cook, Sean Harju, Brian Shimansky, Henry Watkins and Cory Bond, all of whom also appear in an accompanying video, premiering here on Models.com. Take a look at an exclusive preview of the issue below.

IMPRESSIVE ENCOUNTER from HERCULES UNIVERSAL on Vimeo.

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Photographer Daniel Riera (Jed Root), fashion editor Francesco Sourigues (De Facto), model Alessio Pozzi

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Photographer Ben Weller (Camilla Lowther Management), fashion editor David Vivirido, talent Jeremy Irvine

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Photographer Hedi Slimane, model Marlon Magnée

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Photographer Bruno Staub (Chris Boals Artists CBA), fashion editor David Vivirido, modelAustin Scoggins

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Photographer Hedi Slimane, model Marlon Magnée

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Photographer Giampaolo Sgura (Paris: ArtList Paris, New York: ArtList NY), fashion editor Miguel Arnau (Paris: ArtList Paris, New York: ArtList NY), model Ryan Tift, Aiden Shaw, second image Jacob Hankin

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Photographer Daniel Riera (Jed Root), fashion editor Francesco Sourigues (De Facto), model Alessio Pozzi, Arran Sly

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Photographer Bruno Staub (Chris Boals Artists CBA), fashion editor David Vivirido, model Minkah Davidson, second image Brian Shimansky, Max Wefers

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Photographer Giampaolo Sgura (Paris: ArtList Paris, New York: ArtList NY), fashion editor Miguel Arnau (Paris: ArtList Paris, New York: ArtList NY), model Lucky Blue Smith

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Photographer Ben Weller (Camilla Lowther Management), fashion editor David Vivirido, talent Jeremy Irvine

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Photographer Philippe Vogelenzang (Jed Root), fashion editor Darcy Backlar (Management + Artists), model Felix Gesnouin

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Photographer Mark Kean, fashion editor Way Perry (Jed Root) model Felix Morriss

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Photographer Thomas Goldblum, fashion editor Azza Yousif, model Aaron Gatward

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First Look: ODDA #8, The Decades Issue

March 6th, 2015 |Posted by jonathanshia

Talk about ambition. To celebrate their third anniversary, ODDA Magazine’s latest issue celebrates well over a hundred years of fashion, stretching from Charles Frederick Worth’s turn­ of the­ century couture to the menswear we’ll be wearing next fall. “The decision about making a Decades issue talking about the history of fashion was due to my fascination for this industry and how we evolved from the past to the present, always looking at how the past made us who we are now,” explains editor ­in­ chief David Martin.

He and his team have pulled together a collection of snapshots of years past, starting with eight different covers, each representing a different decade. Paris Hilton pops in Moschino for the Nineties, while Baptiste Giabiconi channels Brando for the Fifties. The pages within celebrate the legacies of Ferragamo, Balenciaga, and Givenchy—the originals—as well as current designers who return time and again to touchstone eras, from the elegance of Ralph Lauren’s Thirties to Vivenne Westwood’s punk Seventies.

The issue is awash with contradictions and different perspectives. Alex Loomans is straight out of Gatsby and Thorben Gartner marks the current day in Italo Zucchelli’s sporty designs. Lieke Van Houten and Nicolas Ripoll embody the romanticism of Forties Spain in Dolce & Gabbana and Daan van der Deen wears Calvin Klein to relive the athletic Nineties. For an industry that is constantly obsessed with what’s new and what’s next, the issue offers a primer on where we came from, answering, gloriously and powerfully, the eternal question of how we got here with a preview of where we’re headed. Take a look at an exclusive preview below.

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Nora Vai, photography by Kinya Ota and styling by Connie Berg

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Alex Loomans, photography by Arnaldo Anaya Lucca (De Facto) and styling by Matthew Marden (De Facto)

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Lieke Van Houten and Nicolas Ripoll, photography by Sebastian Sabal-Bruce (Red+) and styling by Alba Melendo

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Frida Aasen, photography by Fabrizio Scarpa and styling by Alba Melendo

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Baptiste Giabiconi, photography by Magdalena Lawniczak and styling by Fleur Huynh

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Igor Kolomiyets and Chantz Luginbill, photography by Jeremy Kost (Jed Root) and styling by Nicolas Klam

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Aliz @ Viva, photography by Camilla Armbrust and styling by Helena Tejedor

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River Viiperi, photography by Edward Taylor and styling by Gregory Wein

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Paris Hilton and Chad Buchanan, photography by Hunter & Gatti (OPUS) and styling by Alba Melendo

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Daan van der Deen, photography by Sonia Pueche and styling by David Martin

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Thorben Gartner, photography by Fabrizio Scarpa and styling by Alba Melendo

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Oli Lacey and Joel Meacock, photography by Mikael Schulz and styling by Matt Bidgoli

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40s: Special Dolce & Gabbana inspired by folclore in Spain. Lieke Van Houten & Nicolas Ripoll by Sebastian Sabal-Bruce (Red+), styling by Alba Melendo. Creative Direction David Martin

50s Baptiste Giabiconi
50s’s: Baptiste Giabiconi inspired by Marlon Brandon. Photographer Magdalena Lawniczak & styling by Fleur Huynh

60s Miu Miu Archives
60s: Special Miu Miu Archives. Magda Laguinge photographed by Sy Delorme, styling by Alba Melendo, Creative Direction David Martin

70s Punk
70s: Punk with Lili Sumner, photographed by Philip Meech styling by Hope Von Joel

80s River Viiperi
80’s: River Viiperi inspired by Body Culture movement. Photographed by Taylor Edward, styling by Gregory Wein, Creative Direction David Martin

90s Paris Hilton special Moschino
90s: Paris Hilton Special Moschino photographed by Hunter & Gatti (OPUS), styling by Alba Melendo, Creative Direction David Martin

2007_2011 Special Elie Saab Haute Couture
2007/2011: Special Elie Saab Haute Couture representing the Gothic-Romanticism of those years. Tamy Glauser photographed by Anthony Acquire, styling by Alba Melendo

2015 Joel Meacock
Present Day with Joel Meacock photographed by Mikael Schulz & styling by Matt Bidgoli

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First Look : EXIT

November 11th, 2014 |Posted by Janelle

As one of the most arresting and in your face publications around we always expect the very best from Exit Magazine. Their latest issue delivers high octane editorial from start to finish with a curated selection of top models, ultra-cool photographers and the latest in fashion, film and art. Fashion director Sam Ranger (Serlin Associates) infuses the magazine with a haute fashion perspective without losing the youthful insouciance that makes each page pop. Whether it is Yumi Lambert posing in metallic face paint, or Riley Montana looking chic in the season’s finest wares Exit excites.

For even more Exit be sure to check out Exit Magazine.co.uk

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Ph: Janneke Van der Hagen| Sty: Jason Hughes| Model: Liam Gardner @ Select

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Ph: Michael Schwartz (De Facto)| Styl: Almudena Guerra Model: Riley Montana @ NYMM

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Ph: Joachim Mueller Ruchholtz (Visual Artist UK )| Sty: Jason Hughes| Models: Charlie Cooper at Models 1, Bram Valbracht at Supa, Jake Lucas @ Tomorrow is Another Day, Joseph Brandon at D1 and Tommaso de Benedictis at Tomorrow Is Another Day

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Ph: Danielle Levitt| Styl: Jessica Bobince (See Management)| Street Casting

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Ph: Dario Catellani (New York: ArtList NY, Paris: ArtList Paris)| Styl: Catherine Newell-Hanson (Home Agency)| Model: Dani Witt @ NEXT

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Ph: Tung Walsh| Sty: Sam Ranger (Serlin Associates)| Model: Eilika Meckbach @ Women

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Unrealism

September 23rd, 2014 |Posted by jonathanshia

Fall 2014 is shaping up to be one of the most varied seasons in recent memory, at least if the latest issue of ODDA Magazine is anything to go by. The progressive fashion publication releases its new edition this week, celebrating the multifarious strands that have come together to create a sense of excitement and change for the coming months. Working off the theme of “Unrealism,” this seventh issue takes to task nothing less than the way we live in the world to today, constantly bombarded by a stream of changing images, pulling bits and pieces, like magpies, to construct our unified selves. ODDA gives us plenty to work with, starting with the dual covers, one featuring Stephanie Hall in a vibrant Prada coat photographed by Philip Meech, and the other a hazy Garrett Neff in a hazy multiple-exposure Polaroid by Jeremy Kost, whose provocative new book Fractured is also previewed within. The various visions keep on coming, from a dreamy look at Eden and an Alaïa special at the barre to an insightful Hussein Chalayan retrospective and an interview with Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, with beauty, hair, and even fragrance in between. The issue ends with a look ahead at Spring 2015, a reminder that, even in the swirl of the new, there is always something even newer.

ODDA 7 menswear cover copia

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Garrett Neff by Jeremy Kost (Jed Root), styling by Matthew Marden (De Facto)

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Stephanie Hall by Philip Meech, styling by Hope von Joel

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Anni Jurgenson, Aurelien Muller by An Le, styling by Matt Bidgoli

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Alexander Ferrario by Sy Delorme, styling by Yasmina Benabdelkrim, set by Kaduri Elyashar

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Lida Fox by Alice Rosati, styling by Yasmina Benabdelkrim & set by Kaduri Elyashar

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Vamping It Up

September 5th, 2014 |Posted by Janelle

Since its debut Vamp Magazine has been about powerful women, the kind who command attention whether they’re in the boardroom or on the catwalk. Issue No. 2 centers around the theme of personality – big, bombastic personalities that draw people in – the idea is hammered home via the five cover stars – Malgosia Bela, Binx Walton, Lily McMenamy, Suvi Koponen and Kim Peers women admired for their ability to bring something different to the table. The editorial content follows suit with arresting new fashion stories, each one bolder than the last – take a first look below.

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Malgosia Bela by Paola Kudacki, styling by Francesco Sourigues (De Facto)

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Binx Walton by Txema Yeste, styling by Melanie Huynh (Management + Artists)

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Kim Peers by Nico (Paris: ArtList Paris, New York: ArtList NY, Berlin: Shotview Photographers Management), styling by Barbara Martelo

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Suvi Koponen by Giampaolo Sgura (Paris: ArtList Paris, New York: ArtList NY), styling by Francesco Sourigues (De Facto)

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Lily McMenamy by Giampaolo Sgura (Paris: ArtList Paris, New York: ArtList NY), styling by Barbara Martelo

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Ola Rudnicka by Ward Ivan Rafik (Paris: ArtList Paris, New York: ArtList NY), styling by Darcy Backlar (Management + Artists)

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Crista Cober by Santiago & Mauricio Sierra (Cadence New York), styling by Elizabeth Sulcer (Lalaland Artists)

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Details, Details

August 26th, 2014 |Posted by jonathanshia

If September is indeed, as they say, the January of fashion, then the new issue of Details Magazine might very well be one of the unofficial almanacs for the new year. The September edition of the menswear bible (with all model casting by Edward Kim) offers a polished look ahead at the new season, starting off with a brooding Idris Elba on the cover. The iconic RJ Rogenski shows off a plush selection of cold-weather options, while newcomers Jeremy Matos and Richard Detwiler take on the latest patterned suits on a big scale. Robbie Fimmano (London: Streeters London, Los Angeles: Streeters Los Angeles, New York: Streeters New York) captures a range of faces old and new in the season’s most desirable Eighties-inspired pieces, and a gorgeous, artistic collaboration between the photographer Lacey and the painter Alexa Meade showcases a clutch of swirling prints in an editorial that harkens back to everyone from Van Gogh to Banksy. Happy New Year!

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Michael and Sebastian. All by Robbie Fimmano, styling by Eugene Tong

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RJ Rogenski by Tetsu Kubota (BRIDGE Artists), styling by Matthew Marden (De Facto)

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Richard Detwiler and Jeremy Matos by Christopher Griffith, styling by Benjamin Sturgill

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Taylor Ashmore and Richie Cotterell

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James Norley- photographs by Lacey in collaboration with Alexa Meade

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Idris Elba by Mark Seliger (Management + Artists), styling by Sean Spellman

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