Tethered

If a circus trainer ties a baby elephant to a peg when it was too small and weak to free itself; no matter how large and strong the elephant becomes, it will continue to believe it cannot free itself from its shackle. It is something my younger self can relate. I photographed this series many…

This Summer // The Trigger

To me, This summer is all about trying new gears, learning new lighting techniques, and translating my more-unconventional ideas into visual forms I tend to stick to the tried-and-true . . . But I grew dissatisfied with my previous works . . . In my eyes, they are pretty . . . but bland, not…

Summer Nights Rhapsody

Fashion Shift Magazine – Summer 2015 + Out Takes Photographer + Retoucher + Stylist: Miu Vermillion Hair + Make Up: Nami Hasegawa Model: Regina Schnitzer Top ONLY HEARTS | Faux Fur Vest BB DAKOTA | Body Harness  AGENT PROVOCATEUR | Headpiece & Nail Jewelry ANGELICA BRIGADE Dress & Nail Jewelry ANGELICA BRIGADE | Cuff Bracelet…

[STYLING ONLY] When the Party is Over – Dark Beauty Magazine, December 2013

Winter fashion Editorial Published in the 26th issue of Dark Beauty Magazine Print copies of this magazine are available for purchase here photographer EFREN BELTRAN stylist MIU VERMILLION hair and makeup NAMI HASEGAWA nails YOCO WAKASUGI model ALEXIS FARMER Dress by DAVID MEISTER Fur wrap by MAXIMILLIAN Necklace and arm jewelry by ANGELICA BRIGADE Gloves…