Legend to legend: Christie Brinkley interviews Walter Iooss for Whalebone magazine

Christie Brinkley was the perfect choice to interview Walter Iooss for a recent issue of Whalebone magazine. Both Brinkley and Iooss are legends in their respective fields, and their paths have crossed professionally too: Walter shot Brinkley’s first-ever Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue appearance when the budding supermodel was all of 21. “We were at the […]

Swimsuit Issue galore: 2014 models in St. Lucia, body paint, and legends photographed by Walter Iooss

Sports Illustrated kept Walter Iooss very busy with its 50th anniversary Swimsuit Issue. The magazine asked him to photograph an exclusive portfolio of legendary Swimsuit models in a New York City studio—from Heidi Klum and Christie Brinkley to Carol Alt, Paulina Porizkova, and Brooklyn Decker—and sent him to St. Lucia to shoot models Lauren Mellor, […]

Spotlight: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

Timothy Greenfield-Sanders is an award-winning photographer known for his strikingly intimate portraits of world leaders and major figures in fashion, art, music, and cinema. He shoots the majority of his work in large format, 11×14–inch black-and-white film, and 8×10 color film in a direct, clear-eyed style that has long been one of his unmistakable trademarks. […]

Walter Iooss, Bjorn Iooss, and the Swimsuit Issue

. On a dreary, rain-soaked Manhattan day near the end of a loooong winter, one’s mind drifts to thoughts of tropical climates where the sun is constant and there’s not a shred of wool to be found. Places like you see in the current Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, the cover of which was shot not […]

More “Supermodels of the 70s and 80s”

. The opening night last Thursday for Timothy Greenfield-Sanders exhibition “Supermodels of 70s and 80s,” at Steven Kasher Gallery in Chelsea, was mobbed. And among the crowd were various members of the press, including some Page Sixers from the New York Post… . . As I mentioned last week, the exhibition features portraits Timothy made […]

Supermodels of the 70s and 80s, by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

. The Steven Kasher Gallery in Chelsea is mounting an exhibition of new work by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders that challenges conventional (and, frankly, confining) perceptions of aging and beauty. “Supermodels of the 70s and 80s,” which opens January 28, comprises portraits of 10 of the most photographed women from that era: Christie Brinkley, Cheryl Tiegs, Beverly […]