Working Woman – Alana Zimmer gets down to business for Nagi Sakai’s workplace inspired shoot featured in Vogue Latin America’s April issue. Alana sports a wardrobe of jewel toned pencil skirts and blouses selected by fashion editor Sarah Gore Reeves with the designs of Loewe, Gucci and Salvatore Ferragamo amongst others. On beauty are hair stylist Dennis Gots and makeup artist Fredrik Stambro. / Creative direction by John Paul Tran, Manicure by Liang
La Prima Donna – Ginta Lapina is princess perfect in Chanel jackets for the April cover shoot of Vogue Mexico, shot by Nagi Sakai. Paired with other labels such as Givenchy, Sportmax and Roberto Cavalli, fashion editor Sarah Gore Reeves gives the ladylike outerwear a youthful twist. Sleek hair by Pasquale Ferrante and glam makeup by Charlotte Day perfect the casual outfits. / Creative direction by John Paul Tran
Spanish Lesson – Nagi Sakai captures Ben Grimes in matador inspired ensembles for the April issue of Flair. Wearing a mix of metallic hues, tapered pants and bolero jackets selected by Vittoria Cerciello, Ben poses at the Joshua Tree National Park in the designs of Moschino, Emilio Pucci, Dolce & Gabbana and Giorgio Armani amongst others. A platinum blonde coif by Pasquale Ferrante and understated makeup by Ralph Siciliano perfect the seductive outfits.
Gucci Glam – Ginta Lapina wows in Gucci for the April cover of Vogue Mexico, shot by Nagi Sakai. Styled by Sarah Gore Reeves, Ginta also sports red lips and a slicked back hairdo.
Chanel Beauty – Alina Baikova wears beauty looks from Chanel with Nagi Sakai’s up-close shots featured in the March issue of Harper’s Bazaar Spain. Red lips by Fredrik Stambro and slicked back locks by Pasquale Ferrante give Alina an envious spring look. / Styling by Juan Cebrian
Jewelry Princess – Anne Sophie Monrad covers the spring-summer issue of Please Magazine looking very royal in a gem encrusted mask. In front of Nagi Sakai’s lens, the blonde beauty wows in spring looks from the likes of Stella McCartney, Valentino and Louis Vuitton paired with sparkling jewels selected by stylist Karina Givargisoff. Mussed hair by Pasquale Ferrante and red lips by Kaoru Okubo give this princess some modern edge.
Sunny Beauty – Fanny François wows in pastel makeup looks for Nagi Sakai’s latest work featured in Flair March. Styled by Vittoria Cerciello, Fanny soaks up the California sun in colorful eye shadow and curly locks by Ralph Siciliano and Pasquale Ferrante.
The Jacket – The February issue of Harper’s Bazaar Spain shows nine different ways to wear a Chanel jacket with Nagi Sakai’s dynamic studio images. Model Alina Baikova pulls out her best moves in elegantly chic ensembles selected by Juan Cebrian. A pink lip by Fredrik Stambro and a messy bun by Pasquale Ferrante give a modern touch to the classic staple. / Production by Rika Noda @ De Facto Inc.
On the Net – Anne Sophie Monrad stars as the face of Net-a-Porter’s recent style book images shot by Nagi Sakai. Styled by Tracey Taylor, the blonde beauty is an alluring vision in dynamic spring looks. / Makeup by Chiho Omae @ Frank Reps, Hair by Pasquale Ferrante
Ornate Beauty – Inspired by the Japanese geisha, Nagi Sakai brings together a fusion of east and west for the December issue of Glamour Germany. Starring Patrycja Gardygajlo, the colorful images feature eclectic ensembles with denim, lace and colorful patterns styled by Kai Margrander. / Hair by Tuan Anh Tran, Makeup by Rie Omoto, Manicure by Kelly B