IN CONVERSATION|LUCA PAETZNICK
Name|Luca Jamel Paetznick
How did you get discovered?
On the street in Hamburg by my mother agency, Place Models, Hamburg
What were you doing prior to modeling?
I was going to school and played soccer. I went to the gym as well, it is what I still do.
People would be surprised to know that I...
am half Tunesien and I am always hungry!
What's your latest obsession?
Participating in all kinds of sports. Hanging out with friends, going out to parties or some events
Your most prize possession?
My friends, my family and clothes
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
I have been a soccer player all my life, so when I was young, I looked up to David Beckham.
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
To my mom before I left to NYC!
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Energetic, Happy and Self Confident
Describe your personal style:
It's chill, in parts comfortable but stylish at the same time...
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Amsterdam, Barcelona and now that I am here in NY!
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Rocky—Scene: Where he is training outside in the snow. Just going to the limit!
Your favorite sport:
Team: Hamburger SV
Player: David Beckham
If there's a destination or item you would recommend us to check out or visit about your native country/city or town, what would you recommend?
Kiel, Germany—I would like to take you to...the Baltic Sea, it's my favorite place to go in the summer!
If you were given a indie cable show, what type of show would it be? Which song would you choose as your opening song?
Type of show: Fashion, tips and tricks to get your style which fits perfect on you...Theme song is Terracotta by Garden City Movement
Your wish for the remainder of 2014?
Get really busy with modeling! I am having so much fun!
Clothing: Sweater by Rag & Bone
Lindsey Le Garrec|Jason Kanner|Soul Artist Mgmt.
IMAGES: Masataka Suemitsu|www.masatakasuemitsu.com
MODEL|Luca Paetznick|Soul Artist Mgmt.
Special thanks to Lindsey Le Garrec, Jason Kanner and the men's board at Soul Artist Management; Masa for the beautiful photographs and giving me a break from shooting; Luca for doing the quick impromptu shoot!
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