In the City – Nagi Sakai lenses model Anne Vyalitsyna in urbane sophistication for this special 28 page editorial in September’s Elle France. Styled by Hortense Manga, Anne dons essential fall selects from the likes of Gucci, Chloe, Christian Dior, Dolce & Gabbana and Givenchy. Anne’s commanding presence on the streets and in the studio is enhanced with a smoky eye by Munemi Imai and silky, pieced bangs by Dai Michishita. / Manicure by Michina Koide.
Anne Vyalitsyna photographed by Nagi Sakai & styled by Hortense Manga for Elle France September 30, 2011
Leather Lover – Juliana Schurig teams up with Nagi Sakai for this cool series in Glamour Germany September. Fashion editor Chi-Young Bang goes for a tough look exploring different leather designs from the likes of Louis Vuitton, Stella McCartney and Loewe. The strong look is accented black smoky eyes by Munemi Imai (See Management) and rock star hair by Tuan Anh Tran (Frank reps)
Understatement – Elsa Sylvan fronts the Fall/Winter 2011 campaign for South African retailer Woolworth’s Studio.W range in these sleek images lensed by Nagi Sakai. With an emphasized brow and cheeks, Elsa looks clean and modern in stylist Vittoria Cerciello’s understated, polished looks.
New Dandy – Captured by Nagi Sakai, cover girl Martha Streck takes on boyish autumn ensembles for the September edition of Flair Magazine. Styled by Vittoria Cerciello (De Facto Inc.) in a mix of denim, leather and wool, Marta roams through the streets with enviable cool in the designs of DSquared2, Ralph Lauren, Sonia Rykiel and many more.
Sport Chic – Fashion gets sporty with the June issue of Harper’s Bazaar Spain where Nagi Sakai photographs Erin Heatherton in a mix of athletic gear and ready-to-wear styled by fashion editor Almudena Guerra. Donning minimal silhouettes and bold piping from labels such as Celine, Isabel Marant and Prada–Erin is the perfect mix of flirty and fierce.
24 Horas – The seventies were the decade of sex and skin, and with Nagi Sakai’s latest work for this month’s Harper’s Bazaar Spain, the Me Decade gets a well deserved tribute. Starring Anabela Belikova with styling by Leticia Riestra–pant suits, sparkling tops and lingerie inspired tops brings some disco fever to the spring season.
Designer Woman – How do you power dress for the new millennium? The latest issue of The Block appears to have the answer with Nagi Sakai’s story of casual business attire donned by Daiane Conterato. Outfitted by Jennifer Patryn, Daiane models a wardrobe of pencil skirts, patterned tops and oversize accessories. Hair by Tuan Anh Tran, Makeup by Munemi Imai
Nagi Sakai captures an expressive Hanne Gaby Odiele in this recent portrait series styled by Polina Aranova. With hair by Leonardo Manetti and makeup by John McKay, Hanne sports some casually elegant looks in the black and white images.
Inspired by eastern fashion, photographer Nagi Sakai and stylist Vittoria Cerciello (De Facto) join forces for the March edition of Flair. Starring Lyoka Tyagnereva, the colorful spread showcases the work of Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Dior and others with an oriental twist. / Casting by Anita Bitton