There’s a major power shift taking place within the fashion industry right now. Some might say that things are becoming more democratic.
The economic weight of the luxury industry in France and around the world is considerable. Models, photographers and all other creatives working in this sector, know or must know the luxury industry is constantly evolving.
Do artistic and commercial photography mix well?
If we believe the official narrative, art and commercial photography are like oil and water: each utterly repellant to the other. The art world turns up its nose at commercial photography for its anti-intellectualism and superficiality; in turn commercial photographers frequently disdain art photography for what they perceive as self-indulgence, pretentiousness, and incomprehensibility.
He was Princess Diana’s personal photographer for years, thus becoming the first Non-British photographer who snaps the Royal family. Today he is considered as one of the most influential and best paid photographers of the fashion world.
It is no coincidence that Lea T starred in the Givenchy ad campaign featuring transgender models in 2010 and that since then, she keeps appearing on the brand’s runway…
French version It is often thought that things were simpler in the old days. But in fact, being a model in 1900 was much more complex than it is today. With globalization comes new means of communication, networking opportunities and with the proliferation of social networks, working in the fashion sector has certainly become moreContinue reading “In shape and shapely: exploring the concept of beauty through history”
Why choose photography?
Why not actually.
Photography is like any art, a way to express itself for those who want to speak out, who want to be heard, to be read, but for whom, talking is not enough.
Let me tell you why I started the Elytiz project: a hub dedicated to professional models and photographers.