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Photography
A summary of 10 of the most memorable fashion editorials from 2011. Featuring big names in photography, modeling and styling, these editorials all stand out in one way or another.
For New Zealand’s Fashion Quarterly, this editorial, La Dolce Vita, is styled by Marina Didovich and stars Mariana Braga is taking it easy on the Amalfi Coast in Southern Italy.
This seductive fashion editorial was shot by Aram Bedrossian, with several of the photographs being featured in LoveCat Magazine’s Art issue.
This video captures the making of the Pirelli 2012 Calendar photographed by Mario Sorrenti with interviews with the models, and more.
For the 15th issue of Schon! Magazine, Yuval Hen shoots Daisy Lowe in this fashion editorial, titled The Lady. Fashion by Kay Korsh, including designs by Lanvin, Dior and Valentino.
Reka Ebergenyi stars in this absolutely amazing, high-fashion, glamorous fashion editorial for the latest issue of Citizen K Magazine, which was shot by the incredibly talented Gregory Derkenne.
A gorgeous selection of fashion forward images that were exclusively shot for Bloginity by Elliott Morgan, and star four incredibly beautiful models, Leonie, Anya Barker, Rose Ellis and Sisel.
These photographs were shot by Julia Kiecksee, and make up a fashion editorial titled Don’t You See Her Walking. The editorial stars Sasha Kesova and was styled by Nicole Mahrenholz.
Karlie Kloss covers the December issue of Vogue Italia. Dressed in a beige, silk creation by Valentino and shot by the incredible Steven Meisel.
For the November issue of W Magazine, Sharif Hamza photographs a glamourous quartet, Ajak Deng, Ming Xi, Alana Zimmer and Hanna Holman for this suburban styled fashion editorial.
For the November issue of Soma Magazine, the incredible Judith Bedard works some experimental lingerie and jacket combinations; she is photographed by Filippo Del Vita.
For the December cover of Harper’s Bazaar Spain, photographer Txema Yeste shoots Aline Weber in this series of wintery, elegant images.
Top model Arizona Muse unites with photographer Hedi Slimane for a deluxe photoshoot now published in Vogue Russia December.
Exclusive V Magazine‘s black and white images with sculpturial models shot by photographer Rad Hourani.
As one of four covers for The Fantasy Issue this one shot by Elena Rendina is by far my favorite. Free, as always with her signature pink hair meets the viewer with a confrontational gaze, eyes beautifully defined by make-up artist Thomas De Kluyver.
Twenty year old New York based photographer Christina DeO (http://www.christinadeo.com/) had published this beautiful set of photographs that tells the story of her woman and her memories.
This eastern inspired fashion editorial was captured by Alexi Lubomirski for the latest issue of Vogue Germany and stars Karlie Kloss in floral designs.
Pop superstar Gwen Stefani stars on the cover, and in an editorial spread, for the November issue of InStyle, shot by Michelangelo di Battista in sparkly glamourous designs.
The Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles is exhibiting Hedi Slimane’s California Song, which spans the photographer’s “California period.” The collection traces Slimane’s “explorations of cycles of urban youth culture and artistic communities, through installations of photographic essays.. And publications.”
Award-winning photographer Norman Seeff’s image of Apple founder and CEO Steve Jobs was recently featured on the cover of Time and on the back cover of the Walter Isaascon-penned biography “Steve Jobs”.
Kristen Stewart is spreading her beauty in the pages of the November issue of Vogue Italia.
Thirteen year old Lottie Moss poses for Andrea Carter-Bowman and thunder-strikes us with her beauty and calm.
The Northern Lights, Aurora Borealis, is a light phenomenon that occurs in the Arctic sky on clear, dark nights, caused by solar winds interacting with the earth’s magnetic field.
For the October issue of Allue Magazine, iconic photographer Mario Testino shoots the seductive Karlie Kloss, in this beauty spread the features flowers, bubbles and not a lot else.
Henrietta Hellberg and Alexander Johansson show off the stunning collaboration between Versace and H&M, for a fashion editorial featured in Rodeo Magazine, which was shot by photographer Tobias Lundkvist.