Whenever I take up a new sport or activity, I like to immerse myself in the culture of the people and their lifestyle. Skateboarding has an incredibly different sub-culture to anything I have encountered before, in fact it seemed as though my life was turned upside when I began meeting and interacting with other skaters. […]
All © Apply So you have set your goal… You have decided that the magazine you wish to work for is… Well what ever that magazine is, will be a decision you will have to live with for several years, especially if you reach your goal. I say that, because there is an unwritten law […]
Upon my return from snowboarding, I found myself at a loss for an opportunity to hone my boarding craft when I met the legend Steve Olson who gave me my first stakeboard lesson
Now how is that for a mouthful? Due to our ever changing and evolving format, we wish to announce that Benjamin Kanarek Blog will be creating several concept contests catering to Fashion. Both Female and Male Clothing Designers, Hair Stylists, Make Up Artists, Beauty and Fashion Photography as well a Celebrity shoots will be […]
Victorias Secret have done it again and their Spring 2011 Swim Suit Collection is bound to be a major Hit this Season The Victoria’s Secret SS 2011 swimwear collection lines up a multitude of bikini and one-piece designs in endless shades and styles. Miranda Kerr, Erin Heatherton and Candice Swanepoel are just a few of […]
… Or, Just Having Fun and Learning How to Play In my many years as a fashion photographer, I have been privileged to have captured the couture designs of everyone from Dior to Pierre Cardin, from Viktor and Rolf to Karl Lagerfeld… There is a name that started echoing in my circle that began to […]
When we hit the magic figure of One Billion Visits last April 1st we were relatively pleased and I do say that in retrospect, as compared to the same time this year, we out did ourselves by ten fold.
I just had to feature a couple of songs from this under rated and under appreciated brilliant group “Supergrass”
If someone were to tell me I would be replacing John Galliano as the head designer for DIOR, I would not jump on the opportunity.
John Galliano replacement at Christian Dior must have more egalitarian, respectful values about Smart Sensuality women as 21st century luxury customers
There is No Excuse Not to Win The Benjamin Kanarek Blog/WestEast Magazine Fashion Photography Contest
I cannot count all of the Photographers that I have heard saying “If only I had a chance to be published in a serious Fashion Magazine I would…” Blah, Blah, Blah, Blah! Well, here it is March 25th and the opportunity to BE published in a Highly respected Fashion Magazine is still up for […]
While Haute Couture is highly celebrated on the red carpet, many fashion insiders seem confused over the true concept of the term. Four years ago, I made a short, personal film that documented my journey as an Armani Privé client. At the time, a British newspaper commented, “(Haute Couture) is such an elitist thing and […]
I am so please to announce that Anne Enke of www.anneofcarversville.com and www.sensualitynews.com will be contributing to www.benjaminkanarekblog.com I have had the honor of knowing Anne through our blogs for quite some time and was extremely happy to have been able to put this together with her. Her writing style often controversial is thought provoking […]
You might have read the recent interview of Hedi Slimane posted on www.style.com where he shares his vision on the Future of Fashion.
You are looking at fashion magazines and you are wondering how did they get that Top Model for that issue – Casting Director might be the answer
Due to the terrible earthquake and tsunami catastrophe that has occurred in Japan, I am posting this Huffington Post link on how to donate to different organizations of your choice. More Links Here Please donate generously if you can.
We’re getting Misty eyed with Marlena Szoka featuring the best looks of Haute Couture Spring Summer 2011 Collections for the April edition of Harper’s BAZAAR China photographed by Benjamin Kanarek
The fashion Industry was in uproar last week after John Galliano was dismissed as Creative Director from Christian Dior following numerous anti-Semitic allegations made against the designer. Galliano has denied all allegations made against him and claimed that he is of partial Jewish ancestry, although this has not been verified. The dismissal on 1st March […]