“A couple of weeks ago I went on a journey to get to know the beauty and surroundings of my hometown better. In the past I never noticed them because it was more important to me to visit destinations further away in order to experience as much cultural changes as possible.
“I tell everyone I meet that patience is the key to everything. Everything will fall into place.” Get to know gorgeous Nastasya Generalova who is an American individual rhythmic gymnast and model. Photographed by Keitaro Cloward.
The boundaries between myself and other people have always been treacherous to navigate. I can rarely tell if my emotions belong to me or someone else. And so I like to imagine my brain like a kaleidoscope: a colourful hall of mirrors in which the only way out is to parse the real from the reflection.
“With Scion I tried to parallel the nature / human relationship by integrating a more or less approached factor, that of emotions. A selection of images spanning ten years, having been saturated with an emotional perspective, on the one hand, that of my environment but also that of our relations with the external world, thus coming to do echo to this theory of sensitive interdependence between these two entities.”
“We were lucky enough to shoot a week before the heatwave in LA but the weather was already very hot and balmy in Calabasas that day, and the pool location was an oasis.” tells us talented Jonathan Benbaruk – who also contributed to our current print issue – about his stunning new series starring the two gorgeous beauties Kianna and Marissa of Next LA.
Soft voice and a smooth and emotional sound. South London based songwriter and vocalist Ego Ella May dropped the new video for the enchanting song “Tonight I’m Drowning” directed by Daniel Aremu and featuring dancer Shanika Wallace amongst the blue hues.
A motion picture made still, Jordan Pope’s vision is a deceptively dreamlike reflection of the human experience. With work as whimsical as his, editing T6i portraits on an iPhone seems inconceivable. But when you’re breathing life into prophecies, anything is possible.
“This series is a culmination of effortless days, walking and dazing through hot summer days here in Quebec.” starts photographer Gabriel Boutin to introduce his story. “Taking time to wander during theses strange days gave me time to connect to my environment, with no particular intent.”
During our conversation with singer and producer Elina Segall we learnt about her experience in the industry and how she decided to forge her own path as an independent artist in order to be a part of a change where women are increasingly producing and owning their music, free from any and all strings attached! We further learnt about her plans for the future along with some interesting facts about her life.
Romanian girl Andreea has been living in Italy since she is 3 years old and she started modeling this year. “I met her just before the lockdown. And I was so happy to finally see her again and was able to take this series on film and polaroid.” photographer Ray Litsala tells us.
“I wanted to capture an ideal summer day of lounging around by pool on a very nice sunny day.” Photographer Daniel Cruz shows us his latest work, with the two gorgeous models Olivia Sewell & Savanah Allen.
The title is out of the book of poems from Michael Faudet and turned out as a key phrase for Lennart Bader´s latest muse Maéwo. “This is to one of the most inspiring women I know. A model, mother, creative, friend – you’re exceptional in all you do, in everything you are.”
Anna Yakovleva is a Paris based photographer whose pictures carrying hints of raw and natural colours never fails to appeal the eye. During our call, we learnt about her professional journey along with some intriguing facts about her life and of course, her long held affair with the gorgeous city.
“I’m beat driven a lot but sometimes I’m really into writing down words and different things I have in my head that I went through.” We caught up with super talented Compton-born, Los Angeles-based artist Channel Tres.
During our conversation with New York based writer Sasha Nudel, we grasped what it means to delve deeper into the world of poetry and learnt how words impact our day to day existence. Further, we explore her tumultuous journey that comes in tow with being a writer and finally her endeavour to become unapologetically herself.