Somewhere There’s a Feather – David K. Shields captures Aussie beauty Shanna Jackway in relaxed yet flirty looks for the most recent edition of Black Magazine. Styled by Rachael Churchward, Shanna wears lingerie inspired pieces matched with ultra-feminine dresses. / Hair by Lydia Mahon, Makeup by Derek Aaron Young
At a Glance – David K. Shields shares his work for a recent Te Rongo Kirkwood exhibition, a Maori art project showing the stages of life. Model Courtney Rutledge (N Model New Zealand) represents youth in traditional clothing styled by Kirkwood.
Katie – David K. Shields captures Kiwi beauty Katie Braatvedt in a series of dreamy outdoor portraits. Katie dons dresses from the likes of Cybele, Blak Luxe, Nyne and Deborah Sweeney with shoes by Chaos & Harmony.
Sophie – Sophie Doull (Red 11) shows off her baby doll looks in David K. Shields’ recent portraits. Styled by Hannah Sim, Sophie sports a relaxed wardrobe featuring the designs of Karen Walker, Stolen Girlfriends Club, Ksubi and others in the intimate images. / Hair by Matthew Benns for Stephen Marr, Makeup by Rebecca Brown for MAC
Swim Time – A new face hailing from Australia, Tori Trigg (IMG Paris), wears Emma Ford swimwear in David K. Shields’ natural images.
A Matter of Hart – Kaila Hart has a smile that can light up a whole room in David K. Shields’ laid-back images shot for FGR’s most recent exclusive. Wearing lightweight selects by stylist B.L., Kaila spends a day of glorious fun complete with a swing set and designs from labels such as 3.1. Phillip Lim, Emmanuel Zegna, Bulgari and Comme Des Garçons. A red lip and carefree tresses by Vanessa Collins give the Aussie beauty a natural glow, complementing the sun-drenched setting.
Religiously – Model Emily Baker dons darkly romantic looks in this shoot by David K. Shields for Australian glossy, Stil Magazine. In neo-gothic selects styled by Chris Lorimer, Emily and male model Nathan Sutherland find a perfect mix of melancholy and romance in the cemetery. Wearing black, draped silhouettes, iconic jewelry and minimal make-up, Emily is a stunning vision. / Hair by Matt Benns, and Make-up by Heidi Beachen for Stephen Marr.
Ultra Gaultier – Frida Gustavsson dons mesmerizing haute couture garments from the archive of Jean Paul Gaultier in this sharp Stil Magazine editorial lensed by David K. Shields. Fashion editor Alina Caraman’s selects exemplify Gaultier’s fashion forward yet classic elegance. Always darling, Frida goes from fun to sexy with dramatic make-up and a variety of complementary hair styles.
Blooming Beauty -Nova Models NZ welcomes new face Rosie Crawford to its board. Photographed by David K. Shields , the blonde stunner poses underneath rays of sunlight.
Wet & Wild – Photographer David K. Shields photographs models Ella Verbenne and Yasmin Bidois (Clyne) in this austere beach story for Australian publication Stil Magazine. Stylist Dean P. Rushworth creates looks that evoke Colonial era New Zealand, complete with top hats, long skirts and a touch of wild, native styling. Rushworth’s hair and make-up keeps the beauty looks simple to complement the shoot’s classic feel.