Irina Shayk By Giampaolo Sgura
For The August Issue Of Vogue Brazil

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The retouching is definitely on the heavy side, and the story feels like it came from the same mood board used for the June issue of Vogue Russia with Amanda Wellsh, but still I think it is a strong cover for Vogue Brazil, and the accompanying story styled by Yasmine Sterea is certainly the best in the August issue of the magazine.

 

Gisele By Giampaolo Sgura
For Colcci F/W 2014

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I have no idea of what is the actual relation between the location and the clothes, and the art direction with the gold logo feels a bit juvenile and lacks taste, but that being said this is still my favorite Colcci ad campaign in a very long time. It is great to see Gisele back, and I hope the brand taps Giampaolo Sgura again next season so that its image starts feeling more cohesive.

 

Made In Brazil’s Best
(And Worst) Of 2013

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View Made In Brazil’s list of the best (and the worst) ad campaigns, covers, editorials, models, and newcomers of 2013 after the break.

 

Gisele By Giampaolo Sgura For The
December Issue Of Vogue Brazil

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As much as I personally dislike the art direction, the first cover above is perhaps my favorite cover of Vogue Brazil this year and much better than Gisele’s other Vogue Brazil cover this year shot by Mario Testino for the June issue. I also like the styling by Yasmine Sterea here, but it is hard to get excited about this story after seeing Gisele’s brilliant editorials in the past couple of months for Self Service, Vogue Paris, and the WSJ Magazine.

View the complete story with Gisele on Giampaolo Sgura’s website.

 

Adriana Lima By Giampaolo Sgura
For Vogue Brazil

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Adriana Lima styled by Yasmine Sterea and photographed by Giampaolo Sgura for the cover story of the October issue of Vogue Brazil.