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?”
A few weeks ago, Benjamin Kanarek bumped in to Super Model, Artist and Singer Karen Mulder at a party with friends. He hadn’t seen her since he last shot with her for L’Officiel Magazine and it was a real pleasure for him to see her again. Amusing short vignette totally shot with his iPhone of […]
In the fields of Mongolia, Model Pernille Moeller takes us to Genghis Khan s Kingdom, in the Steppes of Ulan Bator – Photographed for VOGUE Brazil by Benjamin Kanarek
Model Agencies As you may already know, if you want a credible model, you will have to go through a model agency. But in the Politics of Fashion, nobody is more adept to playing the game and playing it extremely well as Model Agencies. If you ever thought that it is as simple as picking […]
Part of the Fashion Business is knowing how to cast the right model for the shoot that you are doing – The question is, who is the right model?
Per Zennstrom shooting the last campaign for Swedish Top Hair & Beauty Salon Mikas Koivisto-Karlsson and Making of video
Monika Jagaciak – Jac at IMG is the girl of the season, Baby Top Model with Avril Lavigne features
The BK Blog Fashion Photo Contest, The winner will get a One Hour Phone Call Tutorial with Benjamin Kanarek to discus anything relating to Fashion-Beauty Photography
by Per Zennström I have been very fortunate to be able to work with an advertising agency such as loved.de and their client Görtz17. For some time now we have been doing some pretty cool shootings that I (hands down) consider some of my best, see above… When I started out as a photographer the […]
Here is my Comic Book rendition of the film “In the Mood for Love” by Wong Kar-Wai that I shot for “West East Magazine” and decided to put to the music track used in this sumptuous film.
I decided to have one of my shoots, featuring designer Paul and Joe, captured on video and to share one of my photo shoot lighting technique
You might have noticed over the last two years that there is a generation of Asian Super Models showing up in Western Fashion Capitals and this is a first. In the past, model Agencies in New York, Paris, London in Milan were representing only one or two Asian girls, but recently their presence is becoming flagrantly obvious.
I would like to describe the process of photo shoots that are done for either a magazine or advertising and what happens in the process
In my long career I have had an opportunity to work with some of the most compelling, charming and beautiful women in the world. But, what I find really gratifying is that in most cases they were pleasant, interesting, intelligent and really quite worldly. I have worked with some of the classic greats like, Angie […]
The Top Model Agencies For those of you interested I have posted this link to the top model agencies in the world. It will give you an idea of the talent available in your region. MODELS
I often find it more refreshing to shoot with new models than those with a lot of experience. They are often more open to suggestions and can often give you non-poses that are so totally off the wall and cool, even if that was not their intent.
What you are seeing when you look at an image I create, is not just my photo. There is a team of individuals providing their talent (which in general is of the highest caliber in the industry) and expertise to the final outcome.