Iconized – Looking towards the future as well as the past for inspiration, the premier issue of Virgine recreates iconic looks with the help of ten photographers, twenty models and stylist Hissa Igarashi. From Audrey Hepbern to Grace Jones, photographers Hugh Lippe, Bjarne Jonasson, Seiji Fujimori, Ryan Yoon, Tim Zaragoza, David Schulze, Sebastian Mader, Rony Shram, Chek Wu and Erik Swain capture Tiiu Kuik, Iekeliene Stange, Natalie Keyser and many others in memorable roles male and female alike.
Virgine State of Mind – Helmed by photographer Ryan Yoon, bi-annual publication Virgine is a new glossy dedicated to fashion, art and music. Here, we have a peak at its contents with an unconventional beauty story starring Naty Chabanenko lensed by Bjorn Iooss. Surfacing from the water with flawless hair and makeup by Yoichi Tomizawa and Mario Dedivanovic, Naty experiences rebirth in four forms.
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Hilary Rhoda continues the retro trend with this month’s cover shoot of Elle Korea. In front of Ryan Yoon’s lens and styled by Vittoria Cerciello, the American model delivers editorial gold in elegantlly classic looks from the likes of Prada, Dolce & Gabbana and Valentino in Amazing Grace.
Ryan Yoon delves into the territory of directing with the fall campaign from Polham Padding. Rather than photographing the models, Yoon filmed the group using Red One Video–a technology that gathers 30 images a second. As a result, the print advertisements are all stills from the film. Featuring models Nadav, Brandon Gray, Brett, Nika, Jayne Moore, Merliin, Anthony M and Thierry in autumn looks styled by Rod Novoa, the advertisements are as dyamic as they are cinematic.
Hilary Rhoda photographed by Ryan Yoon for Elle Korea October 2010
Taking a look at some of America’s biggest labels, the September issue of Playing Fashion mixes frivolous glam with luxe sophistication with the help of fashion editor David Widjaja. Photographed by Ryan Yoon, models Sheila Marquez and Nataliya Gotsii don designs from Alexander Wang, Donna Karan and Michael Kors in the aptly titled, New York.
Sheila Marquez photographed by Ryan Yoon for Playing Fashion September 2010
Celebrating all things Ukrainian, the July-August edition of Playing Fashion captures the nomadic side of the country with Ryan Yoon’s contribution. Starring cover girl Evelina Mambetova in heavily layered looks styled by David Widjaja, fur and knits reign supreme in the studio spread.
Playing Fashion‘s July-August issue gives us all things Ukranian and what better way to kick off the tribute than with two covers featuring two Ukranian beauties? With Alyona Osmanova photographed by Maxim Repin and Evelina Mambetova shot by Ryan Yoon, the Ukranian duo offers a distinct choice between happy and somber; perfect for whatever your mood.
Like a single momentous breath of air, New York-based photographer Ryan Yoon captures Muse model Anita in a series of portraits. Acting as both photographer and stylist, Yoon excels in finding both grace and sensuality in his subject.