Lighting Techniques

How I Got That Shot: Fashion Photographer Gustavo Marx Turns to the Classic

November 17, 2014

By Holly Stuart Hughes


Marx wanted to follow the model as she moved, so he used continuous lights and shot handheld with an old Contax camera as he looked for angles he liked.

A recent assignment for the Apartamento 03 clothing line inspired fashion photographer Gustavo Marx to look to his past and shoot in a way he hadn’t shot in years. The Brazil-born Marx—now based in New York City—has worked many times with Luiz Cláudio, designer and founder of Apartamento 03. In designing his Autumn/Winter 2014 line, Cláudio had taken inspiration from...

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