QVEST Magazine - Shu Uemura / Manga
-a beauty story based on the manga characters by artist Yoshitomo Nara
This story was based on the manga characters by japanese artist Yoshitomo Nara
. You'll recognize his drawings of all the "angry children"
During the planning of this story I went through a few different lighting ideas, including a highly retouched and synthetic look
, before settling for this clean and simple solution. Basically I just filled a large white room (white floor and ceiling) with light which gives an extremely soft and "clear" look. There are no shadows at all...
If You're interested in what my moodboard looked like prior to the shooting just check out this Pinterest board
A tip: I actually have started to use Pinterest to collaborate and share images (mood boards) very effectively with the people I work with...
Fashion by: Versace Chanel Dries van der Noten Prada
Model Ania P / Viva
Stylist: Christian Stemmler
Hair: Thomas Kemper
Make-up: Steffi Willmann