Posts tagged "steven meisel"

I Want To Go To There: Louis Vuitton’s Custom Train

Remember the custom-built, $8 million train that rolled into the Louis Vuitton Fall/Winter show at Paris Fashion Week a few months ago? It isn't being put in storage just yet--in fact, it's been reconstructed in a New York studio to serve as the backdrop for the collection's ad campaign. Steven Meisel shot the ads,…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 17, 2012

Is This Vogue Italia Editorial A Haute, Racist Mess?

A couple of weeks ago, we showed you the GIFs Steven Meisel created as a teaser for this spread, which will be featured in Vogue Italia's April issue. The usual cover girls are in some distinctly unusual ensembles, poses, and situations, and it seems to have stirred up a bit of controversy. The publicatio…
By: Rachel Krause / March 9, 2012

Steven Meisel Creates Crazy, Trashy, Amazing GIFs For Vogue Italia

Never thought you'd see a supermodel with the track of her weave showing, did you? Famed photographer and (in my opinion) total creative genius Steven Meisel is already known for his exceptionally provocative work (see: his fantastic "Supermodels Enter Rehab" editorial), but he's taken it a step further with a preview for Vogue Italia's spring…
By: Rachel Krause / February 23, 2012

Steven Meisel Douses Model In Oil For Vogue Italy

Fashion photographer Steven Meisel has never been one to shy away from melding hot button topics and high-end style shoots. His latest story for Vogue Italy, "Water & Oil," is no exception. This time around, he shot model Kristen McMenamy covered in oil in a clear homage to the BP oil spill. O…
By: Susannah Breslin / August 5, 2010

Steven Meisel Sure Likes His Models Dirty

What is going on with all this dirty chic nonsense? Craig McDean shot a huge spread for the September 2009 issue of W magazine highlighting the stylish side of homelessness (yeah, wtf), and now legendary photographer Steven Meisel has carried the theme over to Italian Vogue. In fact, Meisel shot not one, not…
By: Zandile Blay / August 31, 2009

Padma Lakshmi Gets Nude For Jewels

So if that commercial for the Western Bacon Thickburger didn't convince you, this advertisement surely will: Padma Lakshmi is really,really sexy. It's for her jewelry line and was shot last spring by legendary fashion photographer, Steven Meisel. As is plenty obvious, Lakshmi is in the buff and "dressed" only in gold necklace…
By: Zandile Blay / August 7, 2009

Quick Pic: Kristen McMenamy Still Lookin’ Good At 42

Steven Meisel photographed 42-year-old former model Kristen McMenamy for the cover of Vogue Italia. Looks like the girl's still got it. [via Fashion Copious]…
By: Catherine Strawn / July 6, 2009

Even “Real” Women Are Digitally Enhanced

Just like every other impressionable tween, I saw models in magazines and felt a little bad about myself because my body didn't look like theirs. I'm a smart girl, but it didn't really set in that these were not their bodies (or faces, even) until I worked at a magazine and saw how photos were…
By: Catherine Strawn / May 8, 2008