André Felix Blog

Swedish Model

I had an e-mail from a Swedish magazine that they have a model that is coming to Los Angeles, and have made the request that I shoot with her for an editorial. After some negotiation I agree and she then fly’s out to LA and come’s by the studio for me to shoot. Now this […]

Firefighter Paramedic

Like most covers of magazine these days it all start’s with being commission from the Editor. They have a story in the magazine and need a shot to go with it, this assignment was a firefighter editoral. It seemed for me the only way to shoot the cover was to put a guy who had […]

Tiffany Selby Cover Shot

Working on an idea for a new cover shot for my book “Tips & Tricks” Vol II when I had thought about a lighting trick I could use. This lighting would give a separation from the model and background with the use of light, not just, bokeh (the visual quality of the out-of-focus areas of […]

Carrie Stevens 1930s

Carrie Stevens is an all American actress and model. You have probably have seen Carrie on many hit TV shows, plus also appearing in magazines such as Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Allure, and of course Playboy® Magazine as Miss June 1997. You might have also seen her on the big screen, opposite Oscar winner Hillary Swank. Carrie […]

Irina Voronina

Irina Voronina Russian model/actor was chosen to be Playboy's Playmate® for the Month in January 2001. I had the pleasure to work with this lovely blonde 5’ 10” 35C-25-36 model for a shoot that was published in Australia People magazine, Irina was featured in the movie Reno 911 were she played a topless beach bunny. […]

Yvette Nelson

These images of model/actor Yvette Nelson were shot for a catalog (Color). But swiching the shot into a B/W it now lends itself to a classic editorial look that so many magazines in the 60s used to publish. Today many photographer's favor shooting on a gray backdrop for there editorials or just go out side […]

Tiffany Richardson

This shot is of model Tiffany Richardson AKA: Tiffany Lee a top pinup model in California. I found this location in South laguna beach California and making a note of the place and time that I should be there to take the shot, which was going to be a week later makes it part of […]

Bad Bunny Cocktail

Anonymous Bad Bunny Cocktail. In shooting this image I gave a lot of thought to what I wanted, I needed the model to have some anonymity that's why I went with the mask not just bunny ears alone.The bunny mask was the starting point for the shot, Next came the outfit a black corset and […]

Pinup

This shot is hard to tell if its not an eleven photographically as the model is such a beautiful looking women. But the story is about why I think it is a shot that is an eleven. I went to a clothing company to see about getting some outfits for a shoot and one of […]

Carrie Stevens

The story behind the picture. Editorial look! The first thing to happen is the idea in my head. I have a thought of the shot and how I see it. Then I go about putting it together in my mind and making notes plus some sketches. Once this is done I then move onto how […]