Posts in Famous Models

Tips for models preparing for beauty shoots

It’s a while since we’ve done an advice post, so here’s one on preparing for a beauty shoot. It comes about following Monique’s beauty shoot with Kin Lo last week and just before her cover shoot tomorrow (more on that soon). Beauty work places some additional demands on models, makeup artists and photographers. The hair […]

David Gandy on success as a male model

In this month’s British Esquire, there’s a long article on the recent history of male modeling, and how much the world has changed (in a good way) for the guys. And one of the male models who has led the way is David Gandy, often cited as “the first male supermodel”. It’s a long article […]

A great reason to visit London in March

There are always lots of great reasons to visit London but, in March, there’s one more – the Vogue Festival. Phoebe Philo, Manolo Blahnik, Sarah Burton, Naomi Campbell and Valentino Garavani are among this year’s speakers, stepping up to share their experiences, wisdom and advice through a series of talks and panel debates. The Vogie […]

Models on magazine covers – February 2014

What does it take to be a cover model? See if you can tell, as you browse this selection of some of our favorite February 2014 magazine covers from around the world featuring some of the world’s top models… 1. Kate Upton – V – by Inez and Vinoodh 2. Cameron Russell – Elle UK […]

Models on the cover – Georgia May Jagger and Vogue UK

We really like seeing the work of models, designers, and photographers in the wider world outside our own agency and outside Hong Kong – ts why we’d like to share with you Georgia May Jagger’s cover from the February edition of Vogue UK. Georgia is becoming one of Britain’s most sought-after young models (she’s currently […]

Great editorials – Saskia de Brauw and Daft Punk is one of our favorite sites, collecting the best editorials, campaigns and covers from around the world. And featured since mid-December on the site is a really interesting piece of editorial work from Le Monde featuring Saskia de Brauw and Daft Punk. Here’s how Sasha from’s team introduces it. “Photographer Peter Lindbergh, also […]

Mario Testino – an interview, a gallery, and a look behind the scenes at a Vogue covershoot

Mario Testino is one of the world’s greatest photographers. His glamorous photographs have been a fixture on the pages of Vogue (and too many other magazines to mention) for over twenty years. In fact, he’s one of British Vogue’s most prolific cover photographers – he’s been at the helm of over 60! Just in case […]

Models and the rise of social media

Earlier this month, we posted on an article in Glamour magazine on models and social media (you can read that post here), and here’s an article from the Wall Street Journal which picks up many of the same themes, and has a few additional points to make. Read on for some of the highlights…

Marc Jacobs’ all-star Louis Vuitton finale (and many others) have covered Marc Jacobs’ final campaign for Louis Vuitton, but we thought we’d give it some attention here as well, as the images are truly stunning. Featured in his final campaign are his fashion muses – Catherine Deneuve, Sofia Coppola, Gisele Bündchen, Fan Bingbing, Caroline de Maigret and Edie Campbell. The […]

Interview selects model Cora Emmanuel as one of its 13 faces of 2013

In the place of end-of-year lists and resolutions, Interview magazine has rounded up 13 people who made their mark in 2013. One of those is Cora Emmanuel – the model from Martinique. Cora has had a stunning couple of years. Coming out of nowhere in 2011 to open and close for Bottega Veneta – a […]