The City of Angel – Cover girl Milou van Groesen poses for the October issue of Harper’s Bazaar Korea, wearing a wardrobe provided by Giorgio Armani’s fall collection. Nagi Sakai takes to the desert, shooting Milou outside a cinematic motel setting perfect for Armani’s tailored and androgynous designs. A messy coif by hair stylist Adrian Clark and understated beauty by makeup artist Hong Hyun Jeong complete the stylish look.
Lujo Audaz – Hilary Rhoda shows off the autumn trends for the October cover shoot of Vogue Latin America, lensed by Nagi Sakai. Hitting the studio, Hilary works the designs of Gucci, Louis Vuitton and Michael Kors amongst others with looks styled by fashion editor Sarah Gore Reeves. / Art direction by John Paul Tran, Hair by Roberto di Cuia, Makeup by Thorsten Weiss
Bohemian Fall – Alana Zimmer takes to East Hampton for the fall 2012 campaign from Nicole Miller. Nagi Sakai captures the Canadian stunner in bohemian prints, tailored blazers and fitted pants for the autumn season. A picturesque setting of nature and sun serves as the perfect backdrop to Miller’s nostalgic designs.
Portrait of Beauty – Finn Jewelry enlists photographer Nagi Sakai to capture their F/W ’12 Campaign. Featuring model Mila (Silent Models), the black and white portraits showcase the brand’s delicate, feminine pieces styled by Owner Candice Pool. Mila’s smoldering smokey eye is by Munemi Imai (Magnet NY) and her sleek hair by Tetsuya Yamakata (De Facto Inc). / Production by Rika Noda @ De Facto Inc.
Jeans, Sex & Sun – For the June 1st issue of Elle France, photographer Nagi Sakai takes to the beach for this bright editorial. Model Shannan Click exudes fun, sexy energy with beachy blonde hair and cool summer apparel. Styled by Jeanne Le Bault, Shannan wears a flirtatious mix of denim and sun loving knits, with selects from the likes of Guess Jeans, Isabel Marant, Levi’s, Diesel Black Gold, Louis Vuitton, Boss Orange and others. / Hair – Kenshin Asano @ L’Atelier NY, Makeup – Fredrik Stambro @ Streeters NY
Sea Beaux, Sea Stars! – Shannan Click slips into sultry summer beachwear looks for Nagi Sakai’s latest work featured in the June 1st issue of Elle France. Styled by Jeanne Le Bault, Shannan shows off a resort attitude in the designs of Tommy Hilfiger, Kenzo, Chanel, Princesse Tam Tam and others. For beauty, hair stylist Kenshin Asano and makeup artist Fredrik Stambro offer a slicked back coif and tangerine orange lips.
Sport Deluxe: ¡Existe! – As part of Vogue’s international health initiative, photographer Nagi Sakai captures this workout conscious editorial for the Mexican edition, showcasing high-end fitness fashion. Model Heather Marks exudes 70s sporty style donning feathered hair by Dennis Gots and a colorful wardrobe styled by Sarah Gore Reeves. Wearing selects from the likes of Y-3, Chanel, Akris, Vera Wang and Marc Jacobs; Heather makes even working out on the elliptical look chic. / Art Director – John Paul Tran, Make-up – Charlotte Day
Venus de Metal - Karolina Kurkova dazzles as a real life Venus in Nagi Sakai’s latest images for Vogue Mexico with art direction by John Paul Tran. Fashion editor Sarah Gore Reeves clothes Karolina in fashion forward metallic looks including selects from Marc Jacobs, Céline, Max Mara, Hervé Léger by Max Azria, Lanvin, Chanel, Balmain, Dolce & Gabbana, Givenchy by Ricardo Tisci, Louis Vuitton, Paco Rabanne, Prada and Haider Ackermann. Karolina’s fresh face and regal updo give her the right touch of undeniable feminine power. / Make Up- Fredrik Stambro, Hair- Pascuale Ferrente
Wild Heart – Crystal Renn revels in fifties inspired looks for the May cover shoot of Vogue Latin America, lensed by Nagi Sakai. Soaking up the sun in a vintage car, Crystal wears prim and proper ensembles from labels such as Marc Jacobs, Prada, Jean Paul Gaultier and Dolce & Gabbana styled by Sarah Gore Reeves. Vintage curls by hair stylist Dennis Gots and red lips by makeup artist Tyron Machhausen complete the ultra-glam looks. / Creative direction by John Paul Tran
Tropical May – Crystal Renn covers the May issue of Vogue Mexico in true pin-up style, wearing a tropical print dress from Salvatore Ferragamo’s spring collection. Nagi Sakai photographed Crystal for the new issue with styling by Sarah Gore Reeves.