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Prime Meat represented at the GLAAD Art Auction this Sunday

We have once again been selected for the prestigious GLAAD Art Auction.  Two pieces from my current ongoing Prime Meat project will be up for auction this Sunday, Nov. 18.
The GLAAD art auction raises money for a great cause.  Please consider coming out on Sunday to support.
Tickets are available at:
The GLAAD Art Auction
Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012
5:00pm – 9:30pm
Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th St.

Prime Meat is a comparative body study project of the male human form at it’s finest.  Athletes, dancers, trainers and fitness models of various ethnicities, size and age have been carefully selected to represent Prime Meat.  The men have been photographed in the same lighting, positions and similar poses enabling comparison and appreciation of the differences in body types, symmetry, shape, muscle size and striation.  Identities are anonymous to focus on the hard work and dedication of each subjects’ physique, allowing the viewer to examine and appreciate the span of unique yet magnificent dna.  The project is destined for further exhibition in the near future.




Prime Meat: The Persian “Right”; “Front”
2011, Digital c-print on metal
(h” x w” x d”):  24″ x 16″ x 1″

Instinct Magazine August 2012

Introducing our new cover, Instinct Magazine August 2012 issue with Dr. Paul Talbot.  I introduced the story of Paul, photographed for the cover and inside 6 pages.  It’s an interesting story with the tag line: “Coming To Terms With Himself & Coming Out To His Family In His 40s.”  On stands this week!

MMensuel Magazine 5th Anniversary w Evan Wadle

Please find our newest cover with model turned actor, Evan Wadle on MMensuel Magazine out of France.  We’ve got the cover and several pages within.  This is our second cover shot with Evan for MM and his third overall.   It’s fitting he’s the cover guy for the 5th Anniversary issue.  There is an interview with Evan discussing his early years as a model to his current life acting with the likes of Robert DeNiro and Dana Delaney as well as showing his appreciation of All his fans.  It’s a great read!


MMensuel is available in many local bookstores in printed form.  This 5th Anniversary Issue also launches MMensuel into the digital mag and app world which can be accessed at the following links.  Please show your support if possible.
Digital mag:
Apple app:
Android app:

Thanks again for your support.!

Dance Series: Spencer Liff – Dancer/Choreographer

I photographed dancer/choreographer Spencer Liff for a fashion editorial along with Nick Adams and Sabra Lewis.  Check out a few of the hot shots here.

Liff is a New York based Choreographer and Performer.  His choreography has been seen regularly on Fox’s “So You Think You Can Dance” and ABC’s “Dancing with The Stars.

Spencer won the Fred Astaire Award as “Best Male Dancer on Broadway” for his performance in Cry-Baby. His Broadway credits include 9 to 5, Equus, Cry-baby, The Wedding Singer, and Big: The Musical.  His Film Credits include “Hairspray,” “Across the Universe,” “Gypsy,” and the re-make of “Footloose.”  He has performed at “The Academy Awards“, “The Grammys,” “The Tonys,” and “The Kennedy Center Honors.”

Nick Adams “Soar” from my Dance Series project

Nick Adams "Soar" from Dance Series Project

The amazing Nick Adams, currently starring in Priscilla Queen of the Desert – The Musical in the lead role of Adam/Felicia on Broadway.  I photographed Nick in late 2010 for a dance & fashion story.  Working with someone of Nick’s talent was a pure joy.

The photo was shot in Bathhouse studios in the East Village, NYC.  The image is pure, no manipulation in producing this amazing leap with shirt above the head and tie flying.  Capturing that special airborne moment with an intense yet handsome look was a challenge but I’d say we Nail It!

Recently the image was donated to GLAAD OUTAuction in NYC and sold to raise money for an important and wonderful cause.

Dance Series:  Nick Adams “Soar”

Nudes & Nooka


Let me introduce you to the nooka & the nude body project recently photographed in my Bed Stuy studio.  Bold watches & a bold body make for some HOT images!  Here are a few teaser shots for you!


Photography:  Troy Phillips
Product:  nooka
Fashion Stylist:  Me!
Make up:  Me!
Hair:  Waxed!
Model:  Mystery Meat


Ca$hmere Men’s Line – Fall/Winter 2011


As a follow up to the women’s line, let me introduce you to the Ca$hmere Men’s Fall Winter 2011 fashion line,  The pieces will be available later in Summer but here are a few teaser shots for you!  If you don’t know Ca$hmere yet, check them out.  Amazing line!

Photography: Troy Phillips & Akimitsu Sadoi
Client: Ca$hmere
Fashion Stylist: John Scher
Make up: Harumi Machii
Hair: Takeo Suzuki
Model: Mateus @ RE:QUEST

Ca$hmere Women Line – Fall/Winter 2011

Photography: Troy Phillips & Akimitsu Sadoi

Client: Ca$hmere
Fashion Stylist: Isabel Dupre
Make up: Harumi Machii
Hair: Takeo Suzuki
Model: Isabelle @ IMG


Ca$hmere Women’s Spring Summer 2011

Let me introduce you to the Ca$hmere Women’s Spring Summer 2011 fashion line we recently photographed in the Meat Packing district.  The pieces will be available in early 2011 when the Spring line hits the market but here are a few teaser shots for you!

A big warm Thanks to John, Patrick, Isabel Dupre and all the team on the shoot.

Photography: Troy Phillips & Akimitsu Sadoi
Client: Ca$hmere
Fashion Stylist: Isabel Dupre
Make up: Harumi Machii
Hair: Yukiko Tajima
Model: Jennifer @ VNY Model Management


Shades of Autumn – Men’s Fashion


Please find our casual Fall Fashion story shot on location in DUMBO, Brooklyn for the EMO November 2010 issue.