Chris Nicholls

chris nicholls 2005 Demi Lovato Stars in Fashion Magazines August Issue by Chris Nicholls

Demi Goddess – Singer, actress and judge on “The X Factor” Demi Lovato graces the August cover of Canada’s Fashion Magazine. Inside the issue, Demi poses for Chris Nicholls in evolved style ranging from Just Cavalli prints to a Burberry Prorsum jacket all styled by Zeina Esmail. The dark-haired beauty shares her new approach on life with the glossy saying, “I want to live my life without filters. I don’t walk on eggshells. I say what I want and I’m a very free spirit.”

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chris nicholls 1970 Catrina Stella Sports Seductive Styles for Chris Nicholls in Flare May 2013
Pulp Fashion – The May issue of Flare highlights seductive fashions for the daytime with Chris Nicholls’ latest work starring Catrina Stella. Styled by Elizabeth Cabral, the sultry brunette dons an impeccable wardrobe featuring pieces from the likes of Louis Vuitton, Elie Saab and Miu Miu with a retro flair. / Hair by Enzo Angileri, Makeup by Melanie Inglessis, Retouching + Color Work by Lorca Moore

chris nicholls 1958 Chris Nicholls Turns Up the Contrast for Fashion Magazines May Issue

High ContrastChris Nicholls uses black, white, and red for a contrasting effect in his latest spread for Canada’s Fashion Magazine. The fashion photographer snapped local model Samantha Rayner in bold monochromatic and red ensembles selected by stylist Zeina Esmail. Hair and makeup artist Greg Wencel added an extra punch with a retro chic bowl cut and smokey eyes. / Manicure by Leeanne Colley, Retouching and color work by Lorca Moore

Isla Fisher Cover FASHION Mag May 2013 Isla Fisher Wears Burberry Prorsum for Fashion Canadas May 2013 Cover
Jazz Age – Star of the upcoming “Great Gatsby” film Isla Fisher graces the May cover of Fashion Magazine, looking radiant in a Burberry Prorsum dress. The redhead beauty poses for Chris Nicholls with styling by Zeina Esmail for the new issue which hits store on April 8th. Inside the issue, Isla opens up about juggling family life with her career, “You can’t ‘have it all’ – it’s a total myth. Whatever you are lucky enough to get should be fabulous enough. I have never met anyone with the perfect career and the perfect family life. Something always has to suffer.”

CN120913 LidaBaday 01 026 Lida Baday Enlists Ranya Mordanova for its Spring 2013 Campaign by Chris Nicholls
Refined Simplicity – The spring 2013 campaign from Canadian designer Lida Baday keeps it minimal with these slick images lensed by Chris Nicholls. With art direction by Diti Katona (Concrete Design Communications Inc.), model Ranya Mordanova sports the simple and sleek silhouettes of the new season in monochromatic hues. Styled by Rita Liefhebber, the brunette appears nearly bare-faced with a sheared coif courtesy of beauty artist Simone Otis.

chris nicholls 1949 Chris Nicholls Captures Ciara in Eastern Fashion for Flares March Issue
Big Japanese Wave – The March edition of Flare embraces the trend of Eastern-influenced silhouettes with a beach story lensed by Chris Nicholls. Fashion editor Elizabeth Cabral selects a wardrobe featuring designs from the likes of Donna Karan, The Row, Prada and Altuzarra to complement model Ciara’s (Next LA) ornate hair styles and dark makeup. / Hair by Enzo Angileri @ Cloutier Remix, Makeup by Melanie Inglessis @ The Magnet Agency

chris nicholls 1910 Chris Nicholls Captures Star Style for Flares January Issue
Star StyleFlare has taken inspiration from the astrological signs for their January 2013 issue, lensed by Chris Nicholls. Stylist Elizabeth Cabral helped the star signs come alive as fashionable replicas with labels such as Gucci, Chanel, Fendi, Mulger, and Roberto Cavalli. Makeup artist Simone Otis spiced up the model’s beauty with fierce makeup while hair stylist Nicolas Blanchet created hairstyles that top off the entire look, making the already gorgeous model, Ashtyn Franklin standout as the zodiac signs she was meant to imitate.

claire danes1 Claire Danes Stars in Flares November Cover Shoot, Lensed by Chris Nicholls

Home Run – Star of the show “Homeland”, Claire Danes, graces the November issue of Canada’s Flare Magazine. Photographed by Chris Nicholls with styling by Elizabeth Cabral, Claire looks sharp in a selection of modern silhouettes. / Hair by Jenny Cho, Makeup by Jenn Streicher, Retouching and color work by Lorca Moore

KristyFlare08 Chris Nicholls Captures the Seasons Bold Cuts for Flare October 2012

The New Order – Kristy (Elmer Olsen) dons ultra structured looks in vivid hues for the lens of Chris Nicholls in the October issue of Canadian glossy Flare. Fashion editor Elizabeth Cabral hones in on modern minimalism pairing strong selects with edgy hair and make-up, perfect for trekking through architectural city streets in style. / Hair and Make-up by Greg Wencel (Cover Girl,, Retouching & colour work by Lorca Moore

fashion cares1 Tara Gill Shines in Fashion Cares 25th Anniversary Campaign by Chris Nicholls

Fashion With a CauseChris Nicholls captures the 25th Anniversary campaign for Toronto-based HIV and AIDS awareness organization Fashion Cares. Models Tara Gill and Dane (Elmer Olsen) shine brilliantly in sequin-embellished garb made with body art created by makeup artist Melissa Gibson. The 25th anniversary of Fashion Cares will be held on September 9th, 2012. / Creative direction by Phillip Ing, Hair by Tony Masciangelo