Archive for July, 2011

L.A. Confidential: Justin Gaston

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I was happy to see that Justin Gaston (Vision) was on the list for The Fashionisto L.A. Casting Call – apart from his obvious good looks, he’s charming in a very understated, authentic way – he’s almost from another time.  Grooming by Ernesto Casillas. I dug up a shot of Justin, with a retro vibe [...]


L.A. Confidential: Double Vision

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Continuing with The Fashionisto L.A. Casting Call, here’s George Finn (Vision); grooming by Ernesto Casillas. George has a great name, perfect skin and extremely wide-set eyes.  Does anything else really matter? Nickolas Beltran (Vision) is one of the few guys that I was able to spend more than five minutes with (in the parking lot, [...]


L.A. Confidential: Jake

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Continuing with models from Photogenics at the L.A. Casting Call for The Fashionisto, we have a new face known only as Jake, who was extremely easy to shoot; grooming by Ernesto Casillas special thanks to M.M.


L.A. Confidential: Peter Urisch

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File under Unicorn: The spectacular Peter Urisch (Photogenics); grooming by Ernesto Casillas Peter has been on my shortlist for quite a while, so I was really happy that Carl chose him for the casting call (I stayed out of things).  He has the most extraordinary look – something almost archaic….so I just let him stand [...]


L.A. Confidential: Maxime Bergougnoux

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The perfectly perfect Maxime Bergougnoux (Photogenics); grooming by Ernesto Casillas The Fashionisto touched down in L.A., albeit briefly.  A casting call was held, a number of select models appeared, and I used the occasion to bust out the tungsten lights that were gathering dust to shoot some quick, classic Hollywood-inspired portraits and assorted animations.  Here’s [...]


Abiahmania!

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  When a single frame isn’t enough; Red‘s Abiah Hostvedt, doing that thing he does so well; hair by Linh Nguyen; makeup by Christyna Kay; jacket – Prada. I started experimenting with Gifs last week by sequencing roughly related shots.  This week I’ll be shooting material that is intended solely for stop motion animation, for [...]


Louis Galloway: The Fashionisto Daily Digest [Preview]

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A preview of Louis Galloway (Fusion), from an upcoming feature for The Fashionisto Daily Digest; styled by Carl Barnett; hair by David Colvin; makeup by Georgi Sandev


Guys & Dolls for Fashionisto Issue 2

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Harvey Haydon (Adam), Jamie Conday (Root), Loammi Goetghebeur (New York Models), Louis Galloway (Fusion), and Sangil Kim (Major) in Guys & Dolls for Fashionisto Issue 2.  Styled by Carl Barnett; hair by Mesh Subra; makeup by Georgi Sandev


Paul Boche: Das Einhorn

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The one and only Paul Boche (Fusion); hair by Linh Nguyen; makeup by Christyna Kay


Your First Gif Is Like Your First Love

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I can’t believe I managed this – special thanks to Steven Chu for the guidance….


Post Shoot: Adrian Cardoso

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Adrian Cardoso @ Wilhelmina NY.  Styled by Carl Barnett; hair by Colin Yeo; makeup by Georgi Sandev. Adrian Cardoso’s 2012 show season has gotten off to a strong start, walking for Givenchy, Mugler, D & G, Bottega Veneta and Dolce & Gabbana. Here’s a quick test frame following a moody editorial we shot for Fashionisto [...]


Something Wicked This Way Comes for The Fashionisto

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Coming soon, but not soon enough – The Fabulous Fusion Boys:  Randy Lebeau (above) and Tony Thornburg (below). Styling by Carl Barnett; hair by David Colvin; makeup by Georgi Sandev. special thanks to Jody at Fusion


Andre Condit: The Lovely Bones

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The beautiful and singular Andre Condit (Ford). Here are a few frames from a five minute session that followed an editorial shoot. Hair by Linh Nguyen; makeup by Christyna Kay; toggle vest – Junya Watanabe.


Louis Galloway: Guys & Dolls for Fashionisto Issue 2 [Preview]

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Louis Galloway (Fusion) in Guys & Dolls for Fashionisto Issue 2. Styled by Carl Barnett; hair by Mesh Subra; makeup by Georgi Sandev.  Happy Birthday Louis!


Luis Borges: O Unicórnio [or] Eleven Ways To Sell A Tee Shirt

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Luis Borges @ DNA.  Styled by Carl Barnett; hair by Colin Yeo; makeup by Georgi Sandev It’s not really a set, is it?  It’s one shot, albeit 11 ways.  After wrapping up a really dark editorial for the fall issue of Fashionisto Magazine, I shot 33 really light test frames of the phenomenon from Portugal.  [...]


Loammi Goetghebeur: Guys & Dolls for Fashionisto Issue 2 [Preview]

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The ravishing (there’s no other word for him) Loammi Goetghebeur @ New York Models in Guys & Dolls for Fashionisto Issue 2.  Styled by Carl Barnett; hair by Mesh Subra; makeup by Georgi Sandev. This shot actually ended up on the cutting room floor, but there’s something about it that just says Doll, with a [...]


Harvey Haydon: Guys & Dolls for Fashionisto Issue 2 [Preview]

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Harvey Haydon @ Adam in a new story called Guys & Dolls for Fashionisto Issue 2.  Styled by Carl Barnett; hair by Mesh Subra; makeup by Georgi Sandev.  More to follow soon….


Wasted Youth – for Fashionisto Issue 2

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Unicorns David Chiang & Eugeniy Sauchanka (Major NY) in a new editorial for the second issue of Fashionisto Magazine. Fashion Editor Carl Barnett; hair by David Colvin; makeup by Don Rokicki Order the issue here special thanks to Brian Kish