Archive for December, 2009

My my, huge congrats to superstar fashion photographer and perhaps, one of the most kind-hearted, genuine people I know, Renata Kaveh. To know Renata, is to adore her. We could not be any more pleased for her most deserved success. The editorial which she exhibited at WxW is now on the cover of LUXSURE Magazine. […]


Carlo Calope

29Dec09

This is a long overdue thank you to fashion photographer Carlo Calope. Calope was kind enough to shoot us for our Editor’s note in the HOT LIGHTS book, along with Cia Saldutto of The Artist Group who did hair and make-up.I like Calope’s blog. It’s the story of a guy whose passion is fashion photography, […]


Geoff Barrenger’s work on the Ports 1961 advertising has really caught my eye over the years, and I think has become something of a fashion photography reference point in the industry. I know when I was dabbling in fashion photography, it was for me.Check out this “inspired by” comparison: Geoff Barrenger, Ports 1961 campaign, SS’07, […]


Step, the first: Arrive in your hometown with more than a little end-of-year/holiday steam to blow off. Throw in the fact that two of your best friends are touching down for family visits at various parts of the fair “forest city”. Top it off with Jim Bob Rays’ annual Christmas day fiesta, and douse it […]


Andy Warhol claimed “Good business is the best art.” Jeff Koons Tate Modern brings together artists from the 1980s onwards who have embraced commerce and the mass media to build their own ‘brands’. Pop Life includes Andy Warhol, Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons, Takashi Murakami and more. WHEN From 1st Oct 2009 at 10:00To 17th Jan […]



Pinky: “Gee, Brain, what do you want to do tonight?”
 The Brain: “The same thing we do every night, Pinky—try to take over the world!” Now for some people, going home from a good day’s work and plopping down on the couch for a blissful evening of channel surfing and face stuffing, may be more […]