Posts Tagged ‘The Summer Of Love’

The SHINee Effect

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Sangil Kim @ Specimen /Major/ Elite Milan; styling by Eugene Ong “My name is Richard, and I am a K-Pop addict.” According to my friend Taka (who very likely goes to bed each night uncontrollably humming, say, 2pm‘s Tik Tok), “K-Pop is like a very bad drug.”  Since meeting Sangil Kim, I too, have become [...]


All Nude Here!

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Ike Irmas (currently unsigned) I first shot Ike (with an iPhone) when my great friend Deborah got him as a puppy, and that picture is still one of her favorite shots.  Now he’s all grown up, and he sat for me this afternoon, on last week’s set.  We shot four frames before his mind drifted [...]


Written On The Wind [part 1]

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Sean Thomson @ Ford; coat by Rachel Comey; jacket by Dries Van Noten; jeans by South Willard I could shoot Ford’s Sean Thomson until the cows come home.  Pardon the pun, but it’s easy to imagine shooting Sean a hundred different ways.  By any standard, this nineteen-year-old has a perfect face, and – in and [...]


V [Is For Vegas]

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Nicholas Madrid @ Ford; vintage Helmut Lang bandage trousers; buzz-cut by Alex Polillo for Andy LeCompte, Last week I had the opportunity to shoot VMan Ford Model Search finalist Nicholas Madrid, represented by Specimen and signed with Ford Men. Nick happened to be in LA, so I jumped at the offer. I wanted to add [...]


The Summer Of Love Begins

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Matt Lee @ Ford; hair by Alex Polillo for Andy LeCompte, makeup by Geoffrey Rodriguez @ Ford Artists I know it’s half over, but Summer has finally, officially started for me. About a month ago, Alex Polillo, Geoffrey Rodriguez and I, shot an editorial for And Men Magazine that won’t hit the newsstands until September [...]