Peruvian April – For its April issue, Vogue Paris heads to photographer Mario Testino’s home country of Peru. Isabeli Fontana graces the cover on the mountains of Cuzco wearing a colorful look from Dolce & Gabbana’s spring-summer collection lensed by Testino himself.
Blue Beauty – Bianca Balti replaces Anna Jagodzinska as the face of Dolce & Gabbana’s “Light Blue” fragrance. The Italian beauty has appeared in previous advertisements for the label including ready-to-wear and jewelry lines. The new campaign was photographed by Mario Testino in Capri, Italy, with Bianca wearing a retro inspired high-waisted bikini set.
Cara x Burberry – No stranger to Burberry campaigns, model Cara Delevingne lands another advertisement from the British label with its new “Body Tender” fragrance. The blonde beauty poses for Mario Testino in an ethereal image photographed on the River Thames in London.
The Only Girls in the World – Music star Rihanna and supermodel Kate Moss pose for Mario Testino on the latest cover of V Magazine. The pair star in a sexy, S&M inspired shoot which was styled by Melanie Ward. The two first met at the MET Gala in 2009, and got along well ever since. Rihanna says of her time spent with Kate, “She is just an awesome, cool little rockstar.”
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Chanel x Gisele – Supermodel Gisele Bundchen is tapped for the “Les Bieges” cosmetics line from fashion house Chanel. Photographed by Mario Testino, this marks the first time the Brazilian model has starred in a Chanel advertisement. The “Les Beiges” collection is set to launch in March of this year.
Massimo Girl – After appearing in Massimo Dutti’s fall advertisements, the Spanish brand once again enlists Toni Garrn for its spring 2013 campaign. Photographed by Mario Testino, Toni joins male model David Genat for a series of sunny images lensed in a picturesque garden setting. / Art direction by Hunter & Gatti
The Animal Inside – Leading models Isabeli Fontana, Malgosia Bela and Sui He star in Roberto Cavalli’s spring 2013 campaign looking as fierce and glamorous as ever. Mario Testino lenses the trio in the new season’s slinky and sexy looks featuring art-deco inspired prints and peekaboo cutouts. Check out the girls in motion in the behind the scenes video after the cut.
The Jet Setters – Inspired by the glam style of California, Michael Kors once again taps Mario Testino (who has now shot the label’s campaigns for ten years now) to capture Karmen Pedaru and Simon Nessman in ultra-glossy images. “We wanted the campaign to highlight the crisp, graphic feel of the Spring collection in bold California colors,” says designer Michael Kors. The handsome couple goes from luxury car to private jet in the bold colors and streamlined silhouettes of spring.
Family Trench – Burberry reveals a first look at its spring-summer 2013 campaign starring Edie Campbell, Charlie France and son of David and Victoria Beckham; Romeo Beckham. The trio wears trenches while posing in front of a red backdrop lensed by Mario Testino. Other stars of the campaign (not pictured) include Cara Delevingne, Charlotte Wiggins, Alex Dunstan and Max Rendell.
Modern Pin-up – Kate Moss puts her supermodel skills to use with the spring 2013 campaign from shoe designer Stuart Weitzman. Mario Testino photographed the British beauty in these simple black and white images. Kate looks stunning in menswear inspired pieces, showing off the new sandal and heel styles of the season. (The Cut)