Posts

DSCF8586

Street Fashion Workshop

 

 

  Hello Everyone,

Just dropping by to share some images I shot over last weekend in Liverpool and The Wirral on Adrian Crook’s Street Fashion workshop.

We had a great 2 days, the weather was rather worrying as it was predicted rain all over the weekend :( .However me and Adrian have done many street fashion shoots and we know to just go with it and work around the weather and also use it to your benefit.

Even though it did rain from time to time we still managed to shoot most of the day, using a mix of the streets and a derelict location found by Adrian.

We all came away with some great images.

These images are from Chris Sou who came over from Belgium to join us on this workshop.

Styling was kept simple, black and clean lines for the streets which also worked well for the derelict location, making for a great contrast.

Hope you enjoy looking through these images by Chris Sou and if you would like to join me and Adrian on future workshops please email adrian@gofototravel.com and visit Gofototravel.com

Thanks

Carla x

DSCF8332

DSCF8353

 

DSCF8586

DSCF8594

13391450_10153539094997466_5496640851162261451_o

13422434_10153539095227466_5728285076766803047_o

DSCF8748

DSCF8736

DSCF8750

DSCF8757

DSCF8619

DSCF8800

DSCF8786

13403138_10153539095462466_2081141012114275915_o

DSCF8799

DSCF8788

DSCF8793 13312869_1011895218879878_5950420670671582876_n

 

DSC_20088

‘I AM WARRIOR PRINCESS’

Hello everyone

I am so pleased to bring to you these images from a fashion story we did a few weeks back. I am also stoked that they are now published on Stump Magazine in an exclusive editorial-i-am-warrior-nsfw

This day we shot 2 editorials, one was more fashion orientated (which I am dying to share with everyone) and ‘I AM WARRIOR’ being a  more fantasy/cinematic based story.

I worked with Adrian on coming up with the concept, we wanted to do something tribal and feral…a little nod to One Million Years BC but still remaining stylish and cool.  Bringing a character to life through the images, along with styling, hair/make-up and the right location was key.

Myself and Adrian found the perfect location, which could quiet possibly pass for a desert somewhere in America but no it’s in Wiltshire ;)

James Mcknight or The Dark Knight of make-up (as I like to call him) transformed me into a tribal warrior princess and was on hand at all times to keep me looking my best while in character. James make-up was amazing as usual and he brought the look together with skill and style.

The chain dress was made by Adrian’s fair hands himself.

 I have to say anything that is character based and dramatic is something I just love doing. I don’t get to do images like these ones often as you need a full team and there is usually a lot of planning that goes involved, it can take weeks or months in-fact to get the shoot off the ground. However they are always worth waiting for….

Hope you enjoy them.

I AM WARRIOR 

Photographer Adrian Crook

Make-up James McKnight

Model Carla Monaco

DSC_1974

DSC_2008

DSC_2000

DSC_1983

DSC_1986

DSC_1979

DSC_2108

DSC_2149

DSC_2195

DSC_2161

DSC_2239

JPCarlaWm-05650

The New Classic

Hello everyone…Hope your enjoying the bank holiday weekend :) I’ve got a couple days off myself, enough time so I can do the cleaning, washing, shopping and being a normal person before I head off to Holland next week..yay.

I have had so much fun working the last 2 months, it’s been a little full-on… however I have enjoyed it immensely. I have even got to work alongside some other beautiful models which has been fantastic and I look forward in sharing the images with you all soon.

Going to keep this one short and sweet and share a lush fashion story by the talented Jamila Photography.

We shot this set earlier in the year and I am so pleased with how it has turned out. I always say you can’t go wrong with simple styling, some people have said to me ‘why do you wear suits and black a lot?’ well …because it looks good ;)

Enjoy

The New Classic

Photographer Jamila Photography

Model/ Styling Carla Monaco

JPCarlaWm-0554

JPCarlaWm-0559

JPCarlaWm-0565

JPCarlaWm-0541

JPCarlaWm-0571

10313839_612168828914430_8818321155121323316_n

Jeans, Trousers and Purple Rain.

Hello Everyone,

I have been away from my site now for some time, just getting back into my blogging and keeping you don’t up to date of my adventures.

Well I am back and posting some lovely cool images for you to enjoy.

This year has taken off to a great start for me, rammed packed with travels, bookings, shooting, filming and creativeness galore and that was only January.

One day I might come up for air… until then set your eyes on this super cool editorial by talented Photographer Kris Karl -http://kriskarl.com/

We shot this set a beginning of February at Scarlett door in Bracknell.

 One of my favourite styles to shoot, a bit of fashion mix with skin…

Simple styling, energy, expression, attitude, put the music on and let’s go ;)

Enjoy x

Photographer Kris Karl

Model Carla Monaco

 Jeans, Trousers and Purple Rain

CarlaWm-0396

1425284_611118622352784_5171953034793452716_o

10499415_10154394808163647_8372515579597038446_o

10428549_858529124208508_246719569956200714_n

10313839_612168828914430_8818321155121323316_n

10854955_10154390369138647_3486791589973454162_o

13841-1818059135

13841-214851967

CarlaWm-2-7