Hairotica by Ali Mahdavi and Christophe Mecca for Tush Magazine

Hairotica by Ali Mahdavi and Christophe Mecca

TUSH, the beauty culture magazine from Hamburg, Germany has a hair-raising editorial conceived of by visual artist and photographer Ali Mahdavi and brought to reality by hair stylist and wig maker Christophe Mecca in their issue #46. Known for sharing new perspectives on aesthetics and beauty, the magazine’s editorial, Hairotica, reimagines hair as private body parts from both men and women. Read more

Photographer Wendy Hope Takes First Place in PDN’s “The Look” Contest

Wendy Hope Wins Photography Contest

Brooklyn-based beauty and fashion photographer Wendy Hope has been awarded first place in the beauty category of PDN’s “The Look” contest. Read more

The 50 Most Stylish New Yorkers Photographed By Phil Oh For StyleCaster

50 Most Stylish New Yorkers

Renowned street style photographer Phil Oh of Street Peeper was enlisted to shoot this year’s installment (the third) of StyleCaster’s “The 50 Most Stylish New Yorkers.” Read more

Steven Klein’s Futuristic Fashion Editorial For Vogue – 6 Stunning Spreads

A longtime fan of Steven Klein’s photography, I’m always impressed by his unusual look of fashion editorials and ads without sacrificing the products he is featuring. Read more

37 Years Of The Brown Sisters. Four Sisters Photographed Annually From 1975 – 2012.

Nicholas Nixon, who teaches at Massachusetts College of Art, is one of the most celebrated American photographers of our generation. Among the most compelling of his series of photographs are the portraits he has made of his close-knit family which, taken over time, explore the nature of long-committed relationships. His Brown Sisters series features an ongoing sequence of celebrated portraits of his wife, Bebe, and her three sisters; Heather, Mimi and Laurie. Read more

Athletes Recreate Iconic Album Covers For ESPN. All The Images, Side by Side Comparisons and Behind The Scenes Shots.

ESPN MUSIC ALBUM COVERS IIHIH HERO

ESPN Magazine’s Music Issue has a fabulous photo editorial that I simply had to share with you (along with some ‘behind the scenes’ shots). Photographed by Mattias Clamer, 14 athletes, all with a good sense of humor, let themselves be transformed to emulate musicians and recreate iconic album covers from the past few decades. Read more

Lado Alexi’s Hauntingly Beautiful Amazones.

lado alexi amazones

Russian-born and German-based fashion and beauty photographer Lado Alexi has many stunning images to his credit. His impressive clients include Vogue, Estee Lauder, Swarovski, YSL, Tush Beauty, Triumph Lingerie, HYPE and Icon Magazine to name a few. But his series of portraits titled Amazones II blends beauty with incredible makeup and styling for such hauntingly gothic portraits, I wanted to share them with you here. Read more

The Highness Project By Photographer Delphine Diaw Diallo.


The “Highness” project, in the words of its photographer Delphine Diaw Diallo, “starts a new vision in the 21th century which includes mediums of sculpture, design, photography, collages, and music. It is a vision of a new era which gives birth to an evolved future where the audience experiences the gift that is woman. In this, we create a capsule of work that becomes timeless and unbound, a vision for future observers to witness. Indefinite and inevitable, this future will exist…”








Hair/Wig Design by Tresse Agoche , Metalwork/ Jewelry by Soull Ogun and Clothing by Dynasty Presh

See more of Delphine Diaw Diallo’s work here.

You may recognize some of these amazing hairpieces from a shoot by photographer Michael Scott Slosar for an editorial in Vogue Italia called Redressing The Crown