Fun in the Sun – Brigitte Buckholtz soaks up summer sunshine in Marie Claire Turkey’s new swimsuit editorial. The style spread, which is part of the glossy’s June 2013 edition, was snapped by local photographer Koray Parlak. Hakan Ozturk styled the blonde beauty in swimwear and sunglasses from high-end labels including Burberry, Herve Leger, and Gucci. She appears to be channeling ’60s icon Twiggy with her blonde do styled by Yildirim Bozuyuk and minimalist makeup from Hamiyet Akpinar.
Wood Nymph – Decked out in a variety of cold-weather fashions, models Reina Van der Goot and Elsa F. take to the outdoors in a magical photo spread featured in Marie Claire Turkey December. Photographed by Ayten Alpun (Fabrika), stylist Hakan Öztürk chooses whimsical pairings for this outdoor excursion where the duo play wood nymphs in elegant ensembles. / Hair by Sedat Temur, Makeup by Hamiyet Akpinar
Light & Shadow – Emre Guven captures Simone W in sultry yet elegant looks for the May issue of Marie Claire Turkey. Set against the sophisticated backdrop of the Metropolitan Building in New York, Simone sports a wardrobe pieced together by stylist Lauri Eisenberg. A faux hawk by hair stylist John Ruidant and smokey eyes by makeup artist Fabiola complete the modern ensembles.
Wired with Love – Nina Reijnders and Victoria Lipatova take on the role of bondage vixens for Koray Parlak’s most recent work in Marie Claire Turkey December. Outfitted by stylist Hakan Öztürk in leather, lace and everything in between, the duo sport a wardrobe of black and white ensembles for the sensuous portraits. Pink lips by makeup artist Ali Riza Ozdemir and slicked back hair by Ferit Belli perfect the stoic vision.
Black & White – For the latest issue of Marie Claire Turkey, photographer Umit Savaci captures model Iza Olak in stark, smart contrasts of black and white selects. Styled by fashion editor Duygu Hamdioglu, Iza dons designs from the likes of Thierry Mugler, Phillip Lim, Topshop, Vakkorama and others. Slicked white hair by Ferit Belli and a strong brow by Hakan Kultur give Iza a look of avant-garde power. / Photo assistant – Mustafa Ozmen
Flower Power – Photographer Emre Guven and stylist Hakan Ozturk bring on the drama for the November issue of Marie Claire Turkey. Model Polina Uagen dons bright colors and luxurious selects in an abandoned setting while wearing the perfect autumn pout by Hamiyet Akpinar and sleek hair styled by Ferit Belli. The vivid contrast between Polina’s beauty, the giant flowers around her and the decay of the background makes for a dreamy editorial.
The Sheltering Sky – Emre Guven captures models Karin Savkova and Sandra Konieczna in this lush set of images for the Turkish edition of Marie Claire. Despite the dramatic sex appeal of stylist Hakan Öztürk’s selects, the images exude a feeling of quiet solitude in a sparse setting with abandoned vehicles, blue skies and the calm ocean. This stunning contrast is played up beautifully by the girls in sleek dresses, with ultra femme-fatale make-up.
Glam Day – Working with stylist Hakan Öztürk, Ayten Alpun captures seventies’ glam for the May issue of Marie Claire Turkey. Featuring Michelle as a flowy dress, jumpsuit wearing seductress–the designs of Gucci, Miu Miu Yves Saint Laurent and others take center stage in the sun soaked images. / Hair by Ibrahim Zengin, Makeup by Ali Riza Ozidemir
She Wears the Pants – Koray Parlak photographs menswear with a feminine edge for the April issue of Marie Claire Turkey. Capturing Diana Valeske, Parlak works with stylist Elif Tuncay and hair stylist Huseyin Aydin for a story of big hair paired with tailored pants and jackets. / Makeup by Ufuk Celep
Photographed by Emre Guven, model Valeria Melnyk joins Turkish State Opera and Ballet dancer Merih Mertel for the December edition of Marie Claire Turkey. Styled by Hakan Öztürk in mod inspired outfits, Valeria sports dramatic eyes courtesy of Ali Riza Ozdemir in the dynamic shoot. / Hair by Ferit Belli