On a warm and beautiful Sunday in Paris at the tail end of a long summer, french photographer Antoine Duchamp captures Liza Gorevalova spend a calm day in her charming hideaway.
Photographer - Antoine Duchamp (Instagram)
Styling - Gogo Touré
Stylist’s assistant - Joy Maury
Makeup -Elena Tamburrini
Muse - Liza Gorevalova @ Mademoiselle Agency (Instagram)
The streets under my feet started turning orange gold from the fallen leaves
A fiery red sky, and the thought of you waiting for me there
Your skin, your lips, your sighs..
Inside my bed
Inside my head
Like the trees and their leaves
I tried to touch her, keep her
But like the city outside my window
She was never completely mine
Photographer - Lana Prins (Instagram)
All Lingerie - Tisja Damen
Makeup & hair - Iris Zuidema
Muse - Blossom Stevens
Brian Huynh’s Room #5 is a story of melancholic longing, a view into what we expect to be a transaction between lovers, strangers or something uncertain. The notion of a Motel getaway is a place for escape, to meet in taboo and to be in a room meant only for secrets. A once discreet space in turn becomes a place where one is most vulnerable; revealed. Her escape ironically becomes a lurid confinement, but still a place to retreat. She waits for her partner, however, in the end, her once fleeting moments are unrequited, doomed to be remembered and ultimately forgotten.
Photographer - Brian Huynh (Instagram)
Muse - Elizabeth Ai-Quyen (Instagram)
Rafael Mesa’s story for Ben Trovato Nostalgia is based on the painting with the same title by Rene Magritte, an enigmatic and thought-provoking piece of work. A muse roaming in the mystery of her own room, thinking, waiting..
Photographer - Rafael Mesa (Instagram)
Styling & Makeup - Nahomi Carbo
Muse - Daniela Cáceres
She’s a new black is the story of a strong woman, passionate, funny and an emotionally impenetrable as the color black. But in that black, she will find the light and the freedom to finally be what she has always wanted to be; this is a true story, this is my story.
Photographer - Valentina Vallone (Instagram)
Muse - Deborah Parcesepe
Fashion photographer Embry Lopez captures South African model Carmen Lee Solomons in downtown Los Angeles. Between majestic buildings on streets like veins with history running through them, Carmen shines with a timeless but youthful beauty in Embry’s interpretation of Nostalgia.
Photographer - Embry Lopez (Instagram)
Creative Director - Genna Sandler
Styling - Bryce Anthony
Makeup & Hair - Nona Mahmoudi
Muse - Carmen Lee Solomons @ Elite Model Management
I often feel nostalgic when I see a fun fair, reminding me of how much I loved going as a child. So what better place to do a shoot than the king of fun fairs - Coney Island. I wanted to capture it in a really fresh, colorful way so we went early in the day to avoid the late night debauchery.
Photographer - Guillaume Lechat (Instagram)
Producer - Louise Jordan
Stylist - Stephanie Smith
Muse - Rebecca @ Ford NYC
This is a story of a girl that is trying to love someone less. She is picking up stray pieces of him in every dream she has. They were all about you - She is trapped in one low, heart-shaped globe. The ending is a feeling of nostalgia for her; encapsulated all in a sort of melancholic madness.
“The truth is this:
Love is an organic thing. It rots and softens.”
Photographer - Rebekah Campbell (Instagram)
Stylist - Sam Bates
Model - Elena Trajanovska at SUPREME
Amy and I had not seen each other in over a year. A lot of things had changed in our lives within that year. I wanted to capture the essence of her. I did not want all the things that are expected from editorial shoots. I wanted to capture the realism of a woman without anything distracting the spontaneity and flow, and just capturing something that cannot be replicated. A real moment.
Photographer - Levon Muradian (Instagram)
Model - Amy Charsley
David Hauserman has in collaboration with Aloha Bikini Lover captured model Ruby Tuesday Matthews in what is their interpretation of Nostalgia. Based out of dreamy Byron Bay, their story is naturally full of sun, beach hair, and amazing vintage swimwear.
Photography by David Hauserman (instagram)
Production and Styling by Daniella Ciano at Aloha Bikini Lover (instagram)
Hair and Makeup by Ashlea Penfold
Model - Ruby Tuesday Matthews