Local Beauty – Slovakian model Michaela Hlavackova poses for Branislav Simoncik in the latest edition of local leading style magazine Top Fashion. The spread sees the creative twosome reuniting after Bransislav snapped the images of Michaela which appeared in Maxima Portugal last month. In this new fashion editorial, Michaela takes shelter from the chilly Slovakian weather in a rustic wooden suite. She bundles up in chic winter apparel selected by stylist Jan Kralicek. / Hair by Martin Tyl, Makeup by Hristina Georgievska
Anniversary Stars – A cast of Elite Model Prague’s most standout faces were on hand to celebrate Maxima Portugal’s 25th birthday. Zuzana Straska, Karo Mrozkova, Robin Barnet, Margita Zuchova, Adriana Cernanova, Jozef Exner, Michaela Hlavackova, Michaela Kocianova, Daniel Vojtech, and Lenka Hanakova smooch and smile for photographer Branislav Simoncik’s playful images. Jan Kralicek styled the beauties in colorful party clothes for the Portuguese magazine’s anniversary issue. / Hair by Martin Tyl and Craig Hughan, Makeup by Adriana Bartosova and Hristina Georgievska
Leading Ladies – For its October 2013 edition, Elle Czech celebrates some of the country’s top models with a fall fashion spread photographed by Branislav Simoncik. Beauties including Michaela Kocianova, Adriana Cernanova, Tereza Janakova, Erika Palkovicova, Zuzana Gregorova, Helena Houdova, Veronika Pfeiferova, Paulina Porizkova, Barbora Holotova, Karolina Mrozkova, Jessica Sjoo and Jana Knauerova work it in the autumn designs of Prada, Miu Miu and other labels styled by Jan Kralicek. Whether outdoors or in the studios, the women shine in the glossy snaps.
Prada Parade – For the September 2013 issue of Slovakian magazine EMMA, photographer Branislav Simoncik captures fashion model Erika Palkovicova in an elegant spread. Styled by Lukas Kimlicka, the dirty blonde dons plaid, leather, fur and tweed styles from Prada’s fall collection. Hair and makeup artist Lukas Kimlicka creates Erika’s wet tresses and dewy skin inspired by the brand’s runway show.
Elegant After All – Posing in the fall collections, model Michaela Hlavackova wows in the latest issue of Maxima Portugal in a glossy spread photographed by Branislav Simoncik. The Slovakian model enchants in the designs of Miu Miu, Louis Vuitton and more styled by Jan Kralicek. Whether lounging in a lush garden or amidst minimal decor, Michaela impresses with her stunning features.
Barbora in Bed – Branislav Simoncik captures Barbora Holotova wearing seductive, bedroom inspired looks for the August cover story of Maxima Portugal. Jan Kralicek styles the brunette babe in a mix of bodysuits, dresses and tees. Makeup artist Craig Honeycutt and hair stylist Brennen Demelo create Barbora’s red lips and glam curls.
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Portuguese Paradise – Elle Czech reminds us that summer is just around the corner with a beachwear spread in its May edition. Photographer Branislav Simoncik snaps Adriana Cernanova on a beautiful beach near the Portuguese capital of Lisbon for the fashion feature. The Slovak model wears swimwear and warm weather apparel selected by stylist Jan Kralicek. Makeup artist Nana Benjaminn and hair stylist Joel Dos Santos opt for a minimalist approach which ensures Adriana’s natural beauty shines through.
Lovely Lady – Zuzana Gregorova is the latest cover girl for Maxima Portugal magazine. Branislav Simoncik photographed the Slovakian beauty for the Portuguese glossy’s dreamy fashion feature. We love the romance that the soft lighting and pastel outfits selected by stylist Jan Kralicek brings. Soft tousled curls by hair stylist Craig Hughan and a fresh natural face from makeup artist Hristina Georgievska complete Zuzana’s feminine look.
Blonde Beauty – Michaela Kocianova strikes a pose on the cover of the latest edition of Top Fashion Magazine. The European model cuts a striking figure in the glossy fashion spread shot by fellow Slovakian Branislav Simoncik. The photographer uses classic color photographs and bolder saturated red images to create a head-turning spread for his homeland’s leading fashion magazine. / Styling by Jan Kralicek, Hair by Nina Krajco, Makeup by Katerina Brans
The Incomparable Karolina – Photographed in New York, leading model Karolina Kurkova is absolutely radiant in the March edition of Elle Czech. The blonde stunner poses for Branislav Simoncik in designs from the likes of Dolce & Gabbana, Gucci and Valentino styled by Jan Kralicek. Red lips by makeup artist Katerina Brans and hair by Bryce Scarlett give Karolina a perfectly elegant beauty look.