Category Archives: interviews and behind the scenes

Art Streiber on shooting/directing the print and motion campaign for the new Pop comedy “Nightcap”

“Nightcap is the brainchild of comedian Ali Wentworth, who plays the executive producer of a fictitious late-night talk show hosted by a guy named Jimmy. The entire show takes place in the hallways and offices backstage at the show, and we never see Jimmy (but that’s his fake desk)!” explains Art Streiber, who shot the […]

Steven Lippman shoots Malibu Magazine fashion story featuring Oliver Peoples eyewear

    View the story on Readymag: oliverpeoples.stevenlippman.com   credits stylist: Cat Wennekamp hair: Nico Doniele makeup: Sarah Denman production: Liz Komroy models: Jesse Somera, Amanda Smith, Rayne Ivanushka, Simon Kotyk, and Linde Derickx 1st assistant: Jonnie Chambers 2nd assistant: Justin Mehren video: Tyler Kindred digital tech: Paul Salveson  

Brinson+Banks photograph actress/writer/director Noël Wells at her home in Silver Lake for their “LA Woman” portrait series

Brinson+Banks recently photographed comedic actress, writer, and director Noël Wells in her new apartment in Silver Lake for their ongoing “LA Woman” portrait series. Wells, who has appeared on SNL and costarred in the Netflix original series Master of None, is writing her own show for Comedy Central and recently wrote, directed, and starred in […]

Brinson+Banks on shooting an image library for Samsung in Hawaii and Iceland

“When we aren’t working, we’re dreaming up our next trip. Often, that’s just a couple of days exploring California in our VW Westfalia van with our dogs,” explain Brinson+Banks, who share their adventures on Instagram with the hashtag #WestCoastExplorersClub and on their website. “So last fall, when the amazing team at Edelman reached out to […]

Art Streiber photographs musician and actor John Legend for the cover of Delta Sky magazine

  Up on the roof…The last shoot of last year and a cover shoot for Delta Airlines in-flight magazine, Delta Sky @deltaskymag. This is the first of two set ups on the roof terrace of the new Penthouse Suite at the London Hotel West Hollywood. When you’re shooting outdoors in the open shade, but you […]

Kwaku Alston photographs Oscar-nominated director Ava DuVernay for the cover of Essence magazine

 

Brinson+Banks photograph Weird Al Yankovic at his Hollywood home for the Washington Post

“You couldn’t grow up in the U.S. in the 80s and 90s and not know Weird Al‘s music, so we were both excited about meeting this talented man in person,” say Brinson+Banks, who photographed the Grammy-winning musical parodist at his home in the Hollywood Hills. “He was just as animated as could be for the […]

Miller Mobley photographs singer Camila Cabello for the cover of Billboard magazine—using an iPhone

Miller Mobley‘s portraits of singer Camila Cabello are notable not just because they are truly lovely—but because he shot them using an Apple iPhone 7 Plus in portrait mode, at the magazine’s request. “It was interesting to see Camila’s response to shooting with the iPhone,” Miller noted in an interview about the shoot. “Because of […]

Matthias Clamer on shooting the key art for the hit FX series “The Americans,” starring Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys

“The Americans is a show about a Russian couple, played by Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys, who work as spies for the Soviet Union under the cover of leading perfectly average suburban lives in Virginia,” explains Matthias Clamer. “They are constantly close to being found out by an FBI agent, played by Noah Emmerich, or […]

Steven Lippman shoots “Touring in Style,” a fashion story centering on the sleek Aston Martin DB11, for the cover of Robb Report

  View the story on Readymag: robbreport.stevenlippman.com credits SVP/design director: Ken Debie art director: Rufus Agbede wardrobe: Milka Prica wardrobe assistant: Patty Basil makeup: Gudrun Kosloff hair: David Keough production: 3Star Productions Steven’s first assistant: Eric Larson Steven’s second assistant: Justin Mehren BTS motion: Ricky Lesser