23 January 2009

"I adore the fact that...


...an editorial shot over a decade ago would not look out of place in a magazine today"

Elle (US), April 1998
Photography by Gilles Bensimon
Modeling by Zora Star

Currently playing: Live And Learn - The Cardigans

xxxx

21 comments:

  1. Wow, no kidding. Those photos are darned near timeless.

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  2. they are from 1998 and the pics look better than some editorials from the past 3 years! I always love to look at black and white shoots!

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  3. damn. LOVE.

    The lightbulbs are awesome. I wish I could leave some laying around my apartment.

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  4. Ah yes. Love black & white photos! I recently found a 1992 vogue italia issue of kate moss! So amazing.

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  5. it's really weird to think that that was over a decade ago becuase when that came out i was six

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  6. wow, these pictures have an amazingly haunting quality.

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  7. Love the darkness in them....very un-Elle-ish...

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  8. Gilles Bensimon's work is beautiful..
    xx-LJ from SOS!

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  9. The pictures have this creepy feel to them, and it makes me love them even more!!

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  10. How true. Zora Star reminds me of a Brigitte Bardot here.

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  11. Great pictures, indeed. Interesting how things can be cyclical...

    xoxo

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  12. your photos are BEAUTIFUL!!..u are a photographic genius, in my opinion..black and whites are the absolute best..very dark and mysterious and quite captivating.i luv.

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  13. Love the B+W and the lighting in this set... very mysterious and sexy!

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  14. True, this is timeless. A classic black and white set. So mysterious...

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