Annabelle

Giving this series a second life . . . I shot this series way back when I was a natural light photographer and didn’t give a jot about camera settings. It was a much simpler time when all I cared about was the final image. Sometimes, I really want to go back to that mindset…

Klaudia

Here are some of my favorite unused images from the series published in the 7th issue of Aether Magazine. (You can view the published images in my previous blog post) But if you shot hundreds of images per look, sharing one or two photos per look is a total waste . . . especially if…

[Idiosyncratic Monday] Fashion Still Life

This week’s Idiosyncratic Monday series is all about incorporating shadows and fall-offs into my compositions. I used to dislike seeing shadows and fall-offs on seamless backgrounds. So, I used to do everything I can to eliminate them. But, sometimes, additional strobes and post-processing don’t fully do the trick. So, I decided to “make peace” with…

[Fashion Editorial] Dreamerie

Fashion Editorial For Dreamingless Magazine 23.6 Photographer + Retoucher: Miu Vermillion Stylist: Masahiro Hiramatsu Make up artist: Makoto Nakai @ Wilhelmina Japan Hair Stylist: Akira Yamada @ Wilhelmina Japan Model: Kathy (Kseniya Belskaya) @ Wilhelmina Japan | Photogenics LA | Nagorny Models Original Images Top and headpiece: HELMAPH & RODITUS Dress: BILITIS DIX-SEPT ANS Shoes:…

[Tokyo Fashion Week AW 2016-17] Johan Ku Gold Label

Tokyo Fashion Week AW 2016-17 Johan Ku Gold Label March 18, 2016 Canon 5DS DSLR Camera Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Telephoto Zoom Lens B+W 77mm Clear UV Haze with Single Coating SanDisk Extreme PRO 128GB CompactFlash Memory Card UDMA 7 Speed Up To 160MB/s Peak Design Slide Peaks Edition Lassen Padded Camera…

A Fashion Editorial for Chloe Magazine – Spring 2016

Behind this playful editorial, there were unprecedented problems we overcame by thinking on our feet and spending extra time on pre + post production. I photographed 4 different editorials during Tokyo Fashion Week SS 2016 in October 2015  . . . Some things did not happen according to plan, and some things became unavailable at…

Till Dawn

For Aether Magazine Issue 7 Photographer + Retoucher: Miu Vermillion Stylist: Keith S Washington @ Wilhelmina Japan Make up artist: Shino Ariizumi using M.A.C Pro Cosmetics Hair Stylist: Kazuki Fujiwara Stylist’s Assistant: Maia Lillford Make Up artist’s assistant: Chihiro Yamada Hair stylist’s assistant: Kanako Kashioka Model: Yukiro Tear Sheets Original Images + Off Shoots Blazer…

Limelights

ShuString Magazine Special Edition – Art of Summer Issue, June 2015 Photographer + Retoucher: Miu Vermillion Stylist: Karin Elgai HMUA: Johnny Gonzalez Photography Assistant: Steven Turner Model: Terese Pagh @ One.1 Management Gown: Bariano // Bracelets and necklace: Luma by Terese Pagh // Crown: Courtney McKenna for Luma by Terese Pagh Jacket and pants: Darling…

But Tonight We Dance

 Feroce Magazine, April 2015 Photographer & Retoucher: Miu Vermillion Stylist: Karin Elgai Hair and Makeup Artist: Johnny Gonzalez Photography Assistant: Steven Turner Model: Terese Pagh @ ONE1 MANAGEMENT Original Uncropped Images + Off Shoots Updated in June 12, 2015: Lots of thanks to Elite Paris Model Management for using one of my works in Terese…

OPPA Magazine, December 2014

Vol. 11 – Art / Collage / Surreal Issue, pp. 85 – 124 Photographer and Retoucher: Miu Vermillion Stylist: Leonid Gurevich Makeup: Maraz and Aya Kudo Hair: Lorenzo Diaz and Takayoshi Tsukisawa Stylist’s Assistant: Janna Temkins and Jenneka Temkins Photographer’s Assistant: Anne Dixon Models: Leen, Ivanka K, Annabelle L, Kim D Photographed during Miss Aniela’s…

Restless – Lucy’s Magazine (September 2014)

Lucy’s Magazine (September 2014 – Fall/Elegant Fashion Editorial) pp. 58-65 Photographer and Retoucher: Miu Vermillion Stylist: Leonid Gurevich Makeup: Maraz and Aya Kudo Hair: Lorenzo Diaz and Takayoshi Tsukisawa Stylist’s Assistant: Janna Temkins and Jenneka Temkins Photographer’s Assistant: Anne Dixon Models: Kim D, Ivanka K, Annabelle L, Anastasia V   Save