Russell James captures the beauty of Richard Branson’s hideaway

If you conjured up a tropical paradise in your mind’s eye, odds are that it would look like Necker Island. This remote outcropping, with its lush vegetation and fine powdered sands, is Richard Branson’s own private retreat, set amid a sea of impossibly clear blue. Home to a diverse array of flora and fauna, this unspoiled hideaway has been the spectacular setting for some of Russell James’s most sensuous images. Read more

Givenchy casts 27 models for SS16  campaign

All for one and one for all. When Riccardo Tisci unveiled the Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott-shot visuals for his SS16 collection for Givenchy everyone gasped. Featuring an all-star cast of 27 models the campaign reflects the theme of the Marina Abramoviç-directed New York Fashion Week show – that of love.

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Gisele is still the world’s highest paid model

For the ninth year in a row the Brazilian amazon leads the pack of the year’s most valuable models. According to Forbes magazine which released its annual list of the 21 highest-earning models in the world Gisele Bundchen tops the list for the ninth year in a row, with earnings of $44 million. These are $35 million more than the girls that follow. Read more

The List/ The Most Googled Model of 2014 May Surprise You

Earlier this week, Google released the results of its annual Year in Search, spotlighting the people, places, and trends that grabbed the world’s attention in 2014 -and there are a few surprises but also, predictably, a few expected results. Read more