Charm of Rococo – Inspired by the 18th-century art movement of Rococo, the January issue of Marie Claire China taps Ali Stephens for a dramatic beauty feature. In front of Amber Gray’s lens, the model sports a powdered wig courtesy of hair stylist Yoichi Tomizawa and a painted face by makeup artist David Tibolla. Yana Kamps styled Ali in designs from the likes of Eddie Borgo, Thom Browne and Alexander McQueen. / Manicure by Daria Hardeman
Dream Spell – For the latest issue of Thai fashion glossy, The Magazine, photographer Amber Gray captures Sung Hee Kim in glamorous fashions fit for royalty. The Korean model gets swathed in dramatic fashions from the likes of Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana and Vera Wang styled by Holly Gray. Sung gets accessorized in standout headpieces and long gloves for one fantastic shoot. / Makeup by David Tibolla, Hair by Cash Lawless
Girlishly Glam – Alaina Mitchell and Sara Schmidt channel fame-obsessed teens in this Bling Ring inspired beauty feature for Marie Claire China. Photographer Amber Gray captures the playful images for the feature that celebrates Sofia Coppola’s latest film and the unbelievable true story that inspired it. Makeup artist Akkiko Sakamoto used cosmetics from M.A.C, Chanel, Maybelline and Givenchy to create the models’ flirty feminine looks. / Styling by Yana Kamps, Hair by Yoichi Tamizawa, Nails by Simcha Whitehill
Exotic Zoo – Zuzana S. gets tropical for the latest issue of Marie Claire China in a beauty feature lensed by Amber Gray. The blonde beauty wears a top knot to go with bold eyeshadow and lip looks courtesy of makeup artist David Tibolla. Stylist Yana Kamps dresses Zuzana in dramatic earrings and tops from the likes of Givenchy, Alexander McQueen and Dolce & Gabbana amongst others.
Ice Cream Lady – Amber Gray captures a beauty story featuring all pastel looks for the July issue of Marie Claire China. The dreamy shoot stars model Marcelina Sowa, clad in bright looks from the spring collections of Louis Vuitton, Prabal Gurung and Giambattista Valli amongst others styled by Yana Kamps. A teased updo by hair stylist Jakob Sherwood and soft makeup by David Tibolla completes the ultra-girly look. / Manicure by Simcha Whitehall, Set design by Jared Lawton
Dark Visions – Photographer Amber Gray lenses dark and ethereal beauty looks for the latest issue of Relapse Magazine. Styled by Ise White; models Xuchao, Valentyna, Fifi, Romana, Flaviana and Ana G wear elaborate makeup looks courtesy of David Tibolla using Swarovski Elements. / Hair by Jakob Sherwood, Lighting Design by Julian Bernstein, Manicure by Julie Kandelac
Party Girl – Celebrating the end of the year, model Xiao Wen Ju poses in a setting pastel of balloons for the December edition of Marie Claire China. Photographed by Amber Gray with styling by Rodney Hall, the Chinese beauty shimmers in silvery dresses with hair and makeup by Antonio Diaz and David Tibolla.
Tender Beast – The December edition of Marie Claire China focuses on glam beauty looks paired with animal prints for this glossy feature lensed by Amber Gray. Model Ira (Muse) charms in the designs of Christopher Kane, Jean Paul Gaultier and Balenciaga amongst others selected by stylist Guillaume Boulez. On beauty are hair stylist Kevin Woon and makeup artist David Tibolla with perfectly coifed tresses and red lips.
Tea-Time – Inspired by English style of the past, Marie Claire China taps photographer Amber Gray for a fantastical take on a tea ceremony. Models Kristi and Anna wear spring pastels from the likes of Stella McCartney, Prada, Lanvin and Fendi selected by stylist Guillaume Boulez in the romantic images. The duo’s regal look is perfected by bright eyeshadow and floral hair pieces matched with soft waves courtesy of makeup artist David Tibolla and hair stylist Yoichi Tomizawa. / Lighting design by Julian Bernstein
Butterfly Dream – Patricia Schmid shows off her soft side for Amber Gray’s ethereal beauty story featured in the latest issue of Marie Claire China. Windswept hair by Antonio Diaz and pastel eye makeup by David Tibolla complement the brunette stunner as she poses with butterfly imagery in a setting of mirrors and flowers. / Styling by Rodney Hall, DP – Julian Bernstein