Monday Inspiration

October 28, 2013

Ellen Von Unwerth

“Technique undoubtedly helps make photography magical, but I prefer to work with atmosphere.

I think that the obsession with technique is a male thing. Boy’s toys.

They love playing.. but once you’ve perfected something, you have start searching for a new toy.

I would rather search for a new model or location.” ― Ellen Von Unwerth

_______________________________________________________

The tantalizing work of Ellen Von Unwerth is something that, once seen, will not easily be forgotten.

To call her photographs sexy is an understatement, as she has effectively taken the world of fashion erotica and stamped her name across it.

She can take everyday items and make them fabulous, just like she can take the world’s most beautiful people and make them timeless. Model-turned-fashion photographer, Von Unwerth’s illustrious photographs have been featured in Vogue and Vanity Fair alongside countless commercial ads and editorial pieces.

Although she’s almost sixty, she has shown no sign of stopping, and her recent work is just as outstanding as it has been in decades past. Ellen von Unwerth consistently pushes the boundaries of what is considered “normal” in the fashion world.

Her brazen style and innate talent for casting and photographing models who pull in viewers is an inspiration to many who are trying to break out in the world of photography.

She teaches us to be bold, to be fearless in our art, because the risks we take are what we will be remembered for.

Amber-Heard-by-Ellen-von-Unwerth-for-Vs-Magazine-F_W-201104

Amber-Heard-by-Ellen-von-Unwerth-for-Vs-Magazine-F_W-201103

Amber-Heard-by-Ellen-von-Unwerth-for-Vs-Magazine-F_W-201102

Share Button

Write a Comment

*

*

Follow Us!!!

  • Diamond dazzled intimate shoots with $300 in savings! Book in the next 2 days to secure an exclusive boudoir sessio… https://t.co/vZTQG7BoKz
    about 1 day ago
  • Let's play a little hardball https://t.co/l0OmqYdHmp
    about 2 days ago
  • I added a video to a @YouTube playlist https://t.co/VMsYjyuF6z Powerful Third Eye Opening Binaural Beat Subliminal Visualization Video
    about 5 days ago
  • I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/VMsYjyuF6z Powerful Third Eye Opening Binaural Beat Subliminal Visualization Video &
    about 5 days ago
  • Your sexiness is distracting https://t.co/TXTXEpOzxN
    about 5 days ago
  • Loving my new backdrop in my front yard! Who wants to shoot 🦋🌲🦋 https://t.co/bbNEQTStoe
    about 1 week ago
  • Into the forest we go! #earthdayhappydance ❤🌎🌲🌼 https://t.co/tOGldlpxwe
    about 1 week ago
  • Put yourself in the way of beauty @ Marisa Leigh Foto https://t.co/2p1863zpy7
    about 2 weeks ago
  • Tropical state of mind @sarahbradford5 https://t.co/wp8VW9JMFj
    about 2 weeks ago
  • Good morning! It's time to shine! Looking forward to another day making women look and feel… https://t.co/6MVECqxcwQ
    about 2 weeks ago

Categories

General Inquiries

marisaleigh@mac.com 213 440 0798 201 S. Santa Fe Ave. Suite 301 Los Angeles, 90012