Emmanuelle Alt is writing her own ticket for VOGUE Paris. I was not expecting a fundamental change in the Editorial Direction being that she has been the Fashion Director of the magazine for over ten years and collaborating with Carine Roitfeld. There has been one huge surprise however…
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
As a Fashion Photographer for 20+ years, I have come to appreciate the importance of some very important items that one should never be without. I have based this list on items that I wish I had for several of my shoots, but were not on hand and would have helped had I had them. […]
It is rare that I do photo shoots without an assistant and or intern The Photographers Assistant is an important and often under appreciated individual, that I consider the unsung hero
The Politics of Fashion Photography Part 12 will not be written by me- Instead, it is a short essay written in response to my Part 11 of this series by Miami Fashion Photographer John Fisher
After more years in this business than I want to say, one of the classic lines I have heard more than any other is “… Do you think I can model?”
The Great Pyramid at Giza Egypt The Pyramid of Success and The Naked Truth I have been privileged to be part of many forums that feature many types of photography. Of course amongst those are those wishing to break in to the fashion sector or are already doing so with some semblance of success. There […]
There is a point in a photographers growth where their capacity to produce outstanding imagery becomes irrelevant – Networking is a very important part of the route to success
The press are producing shoots that replicate the random Street Style Snap Shot Fashion LOOK. Where does this fashion trend come from?
Exiting and fast moving “Social Media Network for Fashion, Style and Creativity” Glossom has highlighted my latest story for VanityTeen starring Cole Mohr. Just another example of how fast and profound the changes are right now in “New Media” when there are more and more ways for independent “publishers / producers” to get their work out there […]
A portrait of Fashion Photographer Per Zennström who is now contributing to Benjamin Kanarek Blog
by steve jacob above photo © steve jacob Over the last few years I’ve had the chance to meet and chat with many professional photographers about the state of their businesses. Some were philosophical, some grumpy, some gloomy and some were searching the small ads, but the prevailing message was, “photography is a harder way […]
Breasts or more specifically baring one or two of them in a fashion scenario has always been an integral part of the Fashion scene
That is a difficult question to answer. I am not your classic photographer. By that I mean, I never intended to be a photographer. It just kind of happened by accident.