Fashion + Portraiture: Beauty Enhancement By Nathaniel Goldberg

September 2, 2010

By Holly Stuart Hughes

© Nathaniel Goldberg/Courtesy Of Art + Commerce

An image from a 2007 story for Vogue Italia shot entirely with window light.

It’s an odd quirk about fashion photography that its creators don’t talk about beauty. Edgy, cool, hot or fabulous are more common words of praise than, say, “lovely.” So it’s refreshing to hear fashion and portrait photographer Nathaniel Goldberg describe his role as “enhancing beauty.” Though he’s versatile—shooting both men and women, advertising and editorial; working in the studio and...

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