Dries’ Designs – For its October issue, Interview Germany spotlights the designs of Belgian designer Dries van Noten. Model Corinna Ingenleuf looks like she is ready for an avant-garde safari in Van Noten’s colorful fringe and romantic patterns. Markus Jans photographed the dark-haired beauty in the retro style snaps while Klaus Stockhausen styled the shoot. / Hair and makeup by Thorsten Weiss
Playful Pop of Parasols – Russia’s Nastya Kusakina walks through an urban landscape littered with umbrellas for this month’s Achtung Magazine. The brightly colored umbrellas add a pop of color to Nastya’s mostly monochromatic wardrobe, which features pieces from Atelier Versace, Maison Martin Margiela, and Armani Prive. Stylist Katharina Baresel-Bofinger selected the haute couture ensembles while fashion and acclaimed editorial photographer Markus Jans captured the colorful scenes.
Two Stars – For its April issue, Interview Germany taps actress Diane Kruger and singer Sky Ferreira for two covers photographed by Markus Jans and Hedi Slimane respectively. Kruger says on her turn from model to actress, “I was far too unhappy to carry on as a model. I kept telling myself: How can you possibly be this unhappy at 22?” Ferreira also opens up to Interview about her modeling, “I always thought I was ugly. People tell me that to my face: ‘Sky, you’re not pretty, but you look good in a different way. Like a cute zombie.’”
Couture – Decked out in a wardrobe of all haute couture looks from the fall-winter collections, Franzi Mueller graces the pages of Interview Germany’s March issue. Markus Jans photographs the brunette in standout pieces from the likes of Dior, Jean Paul Gaultier and Chanel Haute Couture. Styled by Klaus Stockhausen, the looks take a dark turn with moody settings and off-kilter makeup.
Blink Blink – Following the footsteps of Helena Christensen and Freja Beha, blue-eyed Josephine Skriver is the latest model to put Denmark on the map of fashion. In the new issue of Tush Magazine, photographer Markus Jans captures this dazzling Dane showing off her natural beauty. Hair stylist Helge Branscheidt has braided Josephine’s gorgeous blonde mane into cornrows with a modern twist, creating a look of an urban ballerina. Delicate, transparent knits and soft, feminine pieces, chosen by fashion editor Wiebke Bredehorst and subtle makeup on Josephine’s desirable cheekbones by Loni Baur, perfect this striking story.
Marni x H&M – H&M’s latest designer collaboration is with Italian label Marni, and for the spring 2012 campaign–Markus Jans is enlisted for a series of romantic images. Starring Liu Wen and Imogen Poots, the images showcase the line’s stunning patterns in a sun-drenched setting.