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More Inspirational Fashion Images

NJAL’s Katja Horvat questions whether fashion photography has a future amidst the radical shifts in publishing. How does our current technological milieu fundamentally alter fashion photography as we know it? Is the ubiquity of smartphones, advance in-image editing applications, social media, and the rise of fashion film rendering the canonised medium of fashion photography obsolete? […]

THE ART OF FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY

Clothes, they say can tell a story; and a fashion photographer ensures that it is told in the best possible manner. Of course, photography is about styles and techniques, but it’s a photographer who manages to weave a story around a dress and ultimately helps to sell it.

PHOTOS FROM MY FOLDER OF INSPIRATION

Today I took another dive into my folder of inspiration, years of gathering images that have particularly captured my attention.    What is Fashion Photography? The term “fashion photography” describes a type of fine art photography devoted to the promotion of fashion items such as haute couture clothing, as well as mass-market clothes, shoes, perfume […]

GETTING INSPIRED BY AMAZING FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY

Images to inspire greatness from fashion photographers

Getting it all together christopher kilkus photography

I’m a bit embarassed to admit that I have never really done any promotion to speak of.  I think the last time I did a promo mailer was about three years ago, just simple postcard.  And worse, I haven’t even really had a printed portfolio for the last year and a half!  I’ve been extremely […]

Equipment by chris kilkus

I am frequently asked what lgihting, grip and camera equipment I use, so I thought I would share about this.  You might be surprised to learn what my preferences are! I am very far from being an equipment geek.  If something is inexpensive but does a good job, I’ll use that over an item that […]

Chris Kilkus Photography – Meet Kilkus the punk band

Check out the punk band that randomly chose Kilkus as their name: Music Video – Pattern of Self Design Music Video – A.O.C. Interview with Waffle Magazine It’s not fashion photography but music is always a close neighbor 🙂   Fashion photography rules everything around us, whether we know it, like it, or choose to […]

The Cult of Style Blog Post about Chris Kilkus Photography

Thank you to the folks at the Cult of Style blog for publishing a shoot a did a little while back in a sunny and warm Los Angeles.  This was a test shoot I did with the fashion stylist Kate Riney and hair & make up artist Maria Nguyen.  Our model for the day was […]

Use Chris Kilkus Photographs as Wrapping Paper!

I was surfing through some fashion blogs and stumbled on this posting from Fashion Blog Mexico.  They show how to use pages from a magazine for wrapping paper, and happen to be using a magazine I shot for Forever 21 in their example.  Too funny!  I don’t know if I should be flattered or insulted! […]

A Few Favorite Fashion Magazine Covers of 2012 by Chris Kilkus

As the new year approaches it’s fun to look back on the world of fashion photography from 2012.  With that in mind, here are a few of my favorite fashion magazine covers from 2012.  What are your favorites??   Love Magazine Special Edition F/W 2012 Covers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott – Photographers | Katie Grand – Fashion […]