Thursday, 14 May 2015

Tim Sprague for Boys by Girls

"Nothing is lost, it's just undiscovered."

I met Tim at a random casting in February last year, and he is now one of my best friends, a key member to the Boys by Girls team and a valued adviser in my life. Sometimes we find things that was previously undiscovered when paths are meant to cross. I can't say enough good things about Tim, his talents and his good heart, as I have watched him grow the last year and become such a unique and wonderful person. Now having found new paths, knowing himself better and a constant shining light of many, it is wish such fondness I look back at our shoot for Boys by Girls issue 7.

We ditched the usual team and went for the unique Boys at Home approach that BBG is getting known for, and captured some really simple, yet stunning instant film images. This image, hangs on my wall in addition to having it's home in issue 7 "Obsessions".

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Tim Sprague for Boys by Girls

Photography CECILIE HARRIS 
Model TIM SPRAGUE at Nevs Models

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

London Collections: Men AW15

This season I photographed two shows; one of my fave guys in fashion Matthew Miller and also YMC. Both great collections.

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"I want to destroy everything. I can't help it, it's in my nature. I want to tear everything down, and rebuild it, re-appropriate it. I want to shroud us in the remnants of a beautiful chaos." 
- Matthew Miller

LCM: Matthew Miller AW15
Above: Matthew Miller AW15


LCM: YMC AW15
Above: YMC AW15

Monday, 11 May 2015

Daniel James for Boys by Girls Magazine

Talented singer with beautiful voice, Daniel James for Boys by Girls issue 7. We chatted on his rooftop and enjoyed the view of London and things like that and imagined what life would be like if we could be on the roof forever.

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Daniel James for Boys by Girls Magazine \

Photography CECILIE HARRIS
Fashion DAVID NOLAN
Grooming GARETH SMITH
Talent DANIEL JAMES

Friday, 8 May 2015

Kojey Radical for Boys by Girls Magazine

Some boys are so multi-talented that you can't help but be inspired. Kojey Radical is definitely one of those boys. A word smith genius and modern day poet, Kojey has a talent for anything creative, and he has things to say.

One of my favourite "boys at home" shoots in a long time for Boys by Girls Issue 7, as we sat on his dad's velvet sofa talking creativity, poetry, girls and something about a dude in a river.

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Kojey Radical for Boys by Girls Magazine

Thursday, 7 May 2015

John Meadows for Boys by Girls Magazine

Some boys have such a unique character about them, and when I first met John during my i-D shoot last summer, I immediately wanted to feature him in my own magazine. One of those timeless, quirky beauties, John's shy persona with the perfect sense of British humour drew me in to want to learn more about this boy.

This story was captured in his home town of Windsor, where he showed me and my team his favourite places to chill and walk about.

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John Meadows for Boys by Girls Magazine

Photography CECILIE HARRIS
Styling ROSE FORDE
Grooming CAROL MORLEY using CLINIQUE
Styling Assistants INDIGO GOSS and JULIEN KOESTEL
Model JOHN MEADOWS at SUPA MODEL MANAGEMENT

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

Ballet Dancer Sander Blommaert for Boys by Girls Magazine

Every now and then I get to do some really amazing things, and for Boys by Girls Issue 7, once of them was to join ballet dancer Sander Blommaert for a day at his dancing studio at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden.

The Royal Ballet artist moved with such grace and talked to me about his passion and commitment to his art form, and I was completely captivated by this world. His honest interview reveals his great character and the story behind the perfection of the world of ballet.

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Sander Blommaert for Boys by Girls

Friday, 1 May 2015

Mallory Knox for Boys by Girls Magazine

The fabulous Mallory Knox for Boys by Girls Magazine issue 7.

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Mallory Knox for Boys by Girls

Photography CECILIE HARRIS
Styling JOSH TUCKLEY
Grooming ALEXIS DAY Special thanks to the Mason's Arms
Talent MALLORY KNOX

Thursday, 30 April 2015

Sam Alexander for Boys by Girls Magazine

Last summer and my visit to Devon was a bit of a new chapter. During this visit, this editorial for issue 7 of Boys by Girls Magazine was captured. Sam and I also started a three year documentary project together, documenting his life and talents. This series captures Sam at home in Devon, his favourite places and the bike shop where he used to work.

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Sam Alexander for Boys by Girls Issue 7

Photography CECILIE HARRIS
Fashion RACHEL DAVIS
Model and Illustrator SAM ALEXANDER at ESTABLISHED MODELS


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Monday, 27 April 2015

Silent Obsessions for Boys by Girls Magazine

Captured in the heart of an old library in Battersea close to my home, I selected four lovely boys from AMCK Models, Storm Models and D1 Models; Jourdan, Jake, Sam and Max.

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Jourdan Copeland for Boys by Girls

Photography CECILIE HARRIS
Styling CYNTHIA LAWRENCE-JOHN
Grooming CARL STANLEY
Models JAKE SHORTALL and JOURDAN COPELAND at AMCK Models, MAX STREETLEY at D1 Models and SAM WALLIS at Storm Models
Styling Assistants DANIELLE WESTWOOD and SARAH TOBIAS
Photography Assistants FITRIA TJANDRA and CLIO COOPER
Special thanks to the LIBRARY SPACE

Friday, 24 April 2015

Robbie McKinnon for Boys by Girls Magazine

Continuing to explore male youth and what it's like growing up today, I photographed the lovely Robbie McKinnon at Supa Model Management for the seventh issue of Boys by Girls Magazine. Photographed at his home outside London I captured him in his garden, favourite smoking spot, in his kitchen and chilling in the living room.

Along with the images he delivered a charming interview that shares why he is such a unique boy. best day. Stay spleen, Robbie.

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Robbie McKinnon for Boys by Girls

Photographer CECILIE HARRIS
Stylist DAVID NOLAN
Grooming CAROL MORLEY
Model ROBBIE at SUPA Model Management


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