Saturday, January 29, 2011

EYE OF THE TIGER|FRANCIS LANE





All clothing, from stylist's archives
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IN CONVERSATION: FRANCIS LANE
Name|Francis Lane

Age|22

Hometown|London, England


How did you get discovered?

I entered a Benetton modeling competition. I won the top prize and the rest is history.


Items that are always with me when I am traveling :

Phone, laptop and a travel diary


Favorite places you have been to:

New York City, hands down!



Favorite dish to eat:

Spaghetti Bolognese


People would be surprised to know that I...

I try not to tell anyone that I am a professional model. I haven't upload any modeling images on my facebook page.


What type of music/film do you like listening/watching?

James Blake, Fantastic Mr. Fox and Evelyn


Do you have a lucky charm?

I am always wearing a piece of shoe lace around my wrist.



What are you most obsessed about?

Finding the best option/approach to anything


What irritates you?

People who talk too much


Your favorite curse word...and why?

FUCK , direct and to the point


What turns you on? What turns you off?

Turn on: Beautiful personality, intelligence, being vegetarian and girls with natural beauty

Turn off: Attention seeking


What's your favorite pickup line?

I don't pick people up...ever


Describe your personal style.

Labeless clothing...very simple and basic


What is your new year wish for 2011 and resolution?

Quit watching tv shows online cause I don't have a television.


MODEL AGENT|Karen Long|Root Management Inc.

IMAGES|John Tan
CONCEPT|STYLING|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Francis Lane |Root Management Inc.
Special thanks to Karen Long and Spencer Salley from the brand new NY mens modeling agency, Root Management Inc. for their support; Francis Lane for his time and intellectual fun.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

VOYEUR|ZACHARY HERTLEIN








All clothing from stylist's archives
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Name|Zachary Thomas Hertlein

Age|24

Hometown|Greensboro, North Carolina


How did you get discovered?

On the L train in Brooklyn


Items that are always with me when I am traveling :

Razor, camera and coffee from Starbucks


Favorite places you have been to:

Washington State and Miami


Favorite dish to eat:

Vietnamese (pho)



People would be surprised to know that I...

I have two different colored eyes. One is green and the other is brown.


What type of music do you like listening to?

Band Of Horses


Do you have a lucky charm?

My watch


If you had to choose a song that would best describe you as an individual, what song would it be and why did you choose it?

Goin' Back Down South by Kings Of Leon—because I love Greensboro, North Carolina!


What are you most obsessed about?

Food


What irritates you?

Steam heat from the radiator in the winter, the pipes are way too loud!


Your favorite curse word...and why?

Fuck-Love to use that word in any shape or form



What turns you on? What turns you off?

Turn on: Laughter

Turn off: Greed


What's your favorite pickup line?

You must be exhausted because you have been running through my mind all day!


Describe your personal style.

Clean, basic yet with my own personal touch...


What is your new year wish for 2011 and resolution?

To be more frugal


MODEL AGENT|Shawn Zane|APM Models

IMAGES|John Tan
CONCEPT|STYLING|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Zachary Thomas Hertlein |APM Models
Special thanks to Shawn Zane and APM model Mgmt. for their support; Zachary for his trust and positive energy!

OSSIAN!|OSSIAN JUNGERGARD







All clothing, from stylist's archives and model's own


Name|Ossian Jungergard

Age|22

Hometown|Jönköping, Sweden


How did you get discovered?

I got discovered at a V festival by Dean Cleary Patterson from D1 Models in London.


Items that are always with me when I am traveling :

Camera, my little mascot, a dinosaur figurine, pc and my iphone so that I can speak with the ones I love back in Sweden.


Favorite places you have been to:

New York City, it is my first trip to the States through modeling.


Favorite dish to eat:

Italian and french food!


People would be surprised to know that I...

My natural hair color changes depending on where I am.


What type of music do you like listening to?

Reggae, dubstep and old school house music


Do you have a lucky charm?

My dinosaur


What are you most obsessed about?

Enjoying myself and make other people happy


What irritates you?

Ignorance from others. People that are unhappy with their situation and I cannot help them.


Your favorite curse word...and why?

Jävlar—means damn in Swedish.


What turns you on? What turns you off?

Turn on: When a girl is on the same intellectual level as me, basically, a girl that don't give a shit about materialistic things.

Turn off: Uptight and boring


Describe your personal style.

Quirky, upbeat and old school, all mix into one


What is your new year wish for 2011 and resolution?

To do really well in modeling


MODEL AGENT|Karen Long|Root Management Inc.

IMAGES|John Tan
CONCEPT|STYLING|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Ossian Jungergard |Root Management Inc.
Special thanks to Karen Long and Spencer Salley from the brand new NY mens modeling agency, Root Management Inc. for their support; Ossian Jungergard for his time and provide creative fun.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

THE SCREENING|STEPHEN NOVAK

Left: shirt by Standard Issue; tee shirt and shorts, both by Ben Sherman; archive tie by Jean Paul Gaultier; belt, stylist's own; eyeglasses by Orgreen
Right: Blazer by McQ; bandana from Army Surplus, NYC
Left: Hoodie and tee shirt, both by Standard Issue
Right: Shirt and shorts, both by Carlos Campos
Left: Shirt by Ben Sherman; jeans by Diesel; belt by H&M
Right: Tee shirt by Ben Sherman
Hoodie, tee shirt and shorts, all by Standard Issue
Left: Tee shirt by Ben Sherman Right: Shirt by Carlos Campos

Name|Stephen Novak

Age|19

Hometown|Dallas, Texas


How did you get discovered?

I was walking in the mall with my buddy one day and this guy came up to me and said his boss liked the way I looked and gave me her card.


Items that are always with me when I am traveling :

My harmonica for sure…you never know when you are going to get the blues and need something to shake them away.


Favorite places you have been to:

I haven't been to too many places yet, so I will say New York City.


Favorite dish to eat:

Definitely, Mexican food. I will put hot sauce on anything!


People would be surprised to know that I...

GOD, where do I start? I have my nose pierced, for starters...


What type of music do you like listening to?

I listened to all type of music. From metal, jazz, classical to country. You got to have an open mind.


Do you have a lucky charm?

My harmonica


If you had to choose a song that would best describe you as an individual, what song would it be and why did you choose it?

A Boy Name Sue by Johnny Cash


What are you most obsessed about?

Football! I could watch/talk about it 24/7.


What irritates you?

Odd numbers


Your favorite curse word...and why?

Sum Bitch, not to be confused with son of a bitch


What turns you on? What turns you off?

Turn on: Nice teeth and a great personality

Turn off: Girls that are too skinny


What's your favorite pickup line?

Do you work for the UPS? Cause I saw you checking out my package.


Describe your personal style.

I like the effortless trying not too hard look. No matter what you are wearing, it is important to be able to rock it.


What is your new year wish for 2011 and resolution?

To be rich duh!


MODEL AGENT|Chris Forberg|DNA

IMAGES|John Tan
CONCEPT|STYLING|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Stephen Novak|DNA
Special thanks to Chris Forberg and the mens board at DNA Models for their support; Erin Hawker at Agentry PR; Stephen Novak for bringing and playing his harmonica for JTC.

CLOTHING:
Standard Issue-www.standardissue.co.nz
Diesel-www.diesel.com
Ben Sherman-www.bensherman.com
Carlos Campos-www.carloscampos.com
H&M-www.hm.com
McQ-www.m-c-q.com
Jean Paul Gaultier-www.jeanpaulgaultier.com

SPECIAL PERFORMANCE:
STEPHEN PLAYS THE BLUES
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