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Where do you live?
Between Paris, Linz and Burghausen.

What designer did you shoot?
I got to shoot A.P.C. Madras and I loved the pullover with the little accessories together with the pants– it was such a cozy and natural look.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
Urban asked me to shoot the girl with big curls, Talin, and as she lives with me, we enjoyed a day with the A.P.C. clothes on. We visited Magdalena, a friend of hers.

Where did you shoot?
In our tiny flat in Paris. In the one of Magdalena, she lives with a 70-year-old woman, so everything in the flat has glamorous grandma style.

What's the best thing about where you live?
I won't say much about Paris, as I don't really like it. Burghausen, a small village in Bavaria, has a wonderful landscape and in Linz it's friends, friends, friends.

How has where you live influenced you as a photographer?
It's more about the people I met, but if people are formed by the places they live in, I guess it has an impact on my photography as well.

What kind of camera do you use?
I use everything I can get my hands on, from toy cameras to Hasselblad, but mostly analog.

Tell us about the most recent time you really had fun.
Ha, actually when a gift bag from Urban Outfitters came with free make-up, we smeared our faces with it and also the skull that stands next to our bed, but I won't give you the pictures of that!

Where do you live?
Harbin, China.

What designer did you shoot?
We shot for YMC– it's simple, casual and comfortable.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
We took the photos while hanging out with our friends. It's more like shooting my friends wearing new clothes than shooting a model posing for a project. We wanted to capture the nature and the intimate moment.

Where did you shoot?
Mostly at my home, some are in my best friend's apartment.

What's the best thing about where you live?
A nice, cool summer and my buddies.

How has were you live influenced you as a photographer?
Living in a famous beer city in China, our life is somehow soaked in beer. Beer influences our life and the photos.

What kind of camera do you use?
Leica and some other small snapshot cameras.

Tell us about the most recent time you really had fun?
Walking five to 10 kilometers every day for one week.

Where is the next place you want to travel?
Japan.

Where do you live?
Ukraine, mostly.

What designer did you shoot?
We shot for The Local Firm and what we loved was the flexibility. I think any style we would choose would be good with the clothes, as the items themselves were simple and stylish.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
We wanted to offer some experimental fashion, make a stormy mood, use techniques people are not tired of. This year is the year of scissors—we make collages, cut the crowns, and create clothes out of other useless cloths.

Where did you shoot?
We shot in my room, where we have white paper, a tripod and a door to close so the others do not come in.

What's the best thing about where you live?
Actually we are from different cities, going to each other for eight hours every week. There is nothing spectacular about the city of less than a million citizens—you get to know this if only you are unfortunate enough to be born there. We often think of changing the place we live, as there are no perspectives in the Ukraine and sooner or later you get tired of taking pictures to get some Facebook "Likes."

How has where you live influenced you as a photographer?
Small cities need no fashion. We never think of the photography in the context of the place where we live as it makes no sense. We try to shoot for our tastes and ideas, and the fewer blogs we see, the better, as the moment you become somebody's fan you try to do something like them and lose what you actually have in your own head. The same with the small city, the moment you try to make everybody like you is the moment of your art-suicide.

What kind of camera do you use?
Film cameras only.

Tell us about the most recent time you really had fun.
Yesterday shooting our naked friend, and day before staying at a flat with some freaky friends to watch a movie on a big white wall, and the day before dancing to Moullinex, and all days before I guess.

Where is the next place you want to travel?
Let it be Spain—and God bless hitchhiking.

Where do you live?
I was born in Lubliniec, a small city on the south side of Poland, but for the last six years I've been living and working in Wroclaw.

What designer did you shoot?
I've had an amazing time shooting lovely pieces from the Le Mont St. Michel line. I have found both patterns and choice of fabric very inspirational. It was as if the light reflected from the clothes and, traveling towards you, created the feeling of carefree-ness and fun.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
I wanted to rediscover the places I've been before and show them from a different perspective. The surroundings we live in often become obvious to us. I tried to capture this sort of fascination that appears when we see something for the first time.

Where did you shoot?
In my friends' and family's apartments.

What's the best thing about where you live?
Lovely people, great architecture and this kind of a laidback feeling.

How has where you live influenced you as a photographer?
Living in Wroclaw is a huge source of inspiration for me, especially as my work is very much based on capturing the relations between a model and his or her surroundings. The best thing is that no matter if it's a park or a friend's apartment, you always feel like you are in the right place. You are welcome. You feel safe. You want to discover new ways of experiencing this private space shared with you for this little moment.

What kind of camera do you use?
I use only analog cameras: Canon Rebel K2, Canon Elan II and Olympus Mju II.

Tell us about the most recent time you really had fun.
A few days ago I had a perfect day when I went on a walk with friend of mine. It was the first time this year I actually felt that spring is very close. The sun was kissing our cheeks.

Where is the next place you want to travel?
There are so many places I would love to go to. I dream about going to Tokyo and I would like to finally visit New York. I hope that one day it will all happen.

Where do you live?
I am based in Belgrade, Serbia, but I move a lot.

What designer did you shoot?
The brand I got was Wood Wood and I liked the fabrics and the leather bag.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
There was no concept, I just tried to make something at least a bit summery, since at that moment in Belgrade, it was icy and snowy and the light looked very polar.

Where did you shoot?
I took photos of two of my girlfriends at their houses.

What's the best thing about where you live?
My friends and some nice food markets.

How has where you live influenced you as a photographer?
I don't really know, but it surely does influence me and my work. I take photos of what's around me, so it has very much to do with where I am.

What kind of camera do you use?
I use a few 35mm cameras—Chaika, Canon EOS and Olympus Mju.

Tell us about the most recent time you really had fun.
I am very, very in love at the moment, so everything is the most pleasant fun.

Where is the next place you want to travel?
Mexico.

Where do you live?
Seoul

What designer did you shoot?
Shakuhachi. I liked the slight feminine touch on basic items and the light and natural fabric.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
I tried to show the pieces as casually as possible and played with color. Actually, it was meant to be the Asian version of Buffalo 66 but...

Where did you shoot?
A bowling alley and my studio.

What's the best thing about where you live?
You see mountains everywhere you go, even in the middle of the city. It feels very cozy and comfortable.

How has where you live influenced you as a photographer?
It definitely affected the analogue tone of my photos I think.

What kind of camera do you use?
A used Leica M6 for this shoot. I need a film camera to play around with the negatives.

Tell us about a recent time you really had fun.
I will never forget the moment I could swim. I got high with positive energy.

Where is the next place you want to travel?
I just cancelled my ticket to Tokyo– seems like it's just not the right time to travel around.

Where do you live?
Berlin, Germany.

What designer did you shoot?
Stolen Girlfriends Club.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
Well, my original models got super drunk the night before and slept in. Because I was on such a tight schedule I had to quickly photograph a friend instead. You don't see her face because she is a well-known personality from the U.S.

Where did you shoot?
In a friend's apartment in Berlin.

What's the best thing about where you live?
My friends.

How has where you lived influenced you as a photographer?
It's nice to have a different light compared to intensity of the sun in Australia.

What kind of camera do you use?
A very old one.

Where is the next place you want to travel?
I think I would like to visit L.A. and New York. I've never been to America before.

Where do you live?
Recently in Berlin, Germany.

What designer did you shoot?
House of Dagmar from Sweden. I like that it's a good mix of streetwear and chic style that's photogenic.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
I was shooting like it was one of my skater series, only using UO clothing.

Where did you shoot?
In winter Berlin! That day it was snowing, so we imagined that the snow was poplar fuzz or cottonwood.

What's the best thing about where you live?
Summer is the best thing here!

How has where you live influenced you as a photographer?
I recently moved here from Tbilisi, Georgia, so my main influences are still there, but I can see the small changes happening.

What kind of camera do you use?
A Nikon F3 35mm.

Tell us about the most recent time you really had fun.
Last week in Kassel, a town in Germany. It started with a cheap hotel, then a solo show opening of our friend in a museum, then dinner. After was a party then an after party, morning and a train full of friends and some familiar faces from the night before.

Where is the next place you want to travel?
Back to Georgia, but before I will go to Vienna to prepare for an upcoming solo show.

Where do you live?
Brooklyn, New York.

What designer did you shoot?
Stine Goya. I really loved the fabrics—so smooth and soft.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
To make simple and soft Polaroid portraits.

Where did you shoot?
The spare room in my apartment.

What's the best thing about where you live?
The close proximity to so much great art!

How has where you live influenced you as a photographer?
Living in New York has encouraged me to find my own studio style, as the weather here can be so temperamental in the summer and winter.

What kind of camera do you use?
A Hasselblad 503CW.

Tell us about the most recent time you really had fun.
I was just home for a visit in Vancouver and got to visit with my favorite friends.

Where is the next place you want to travel?
I can't wait to get back to Paris.

Where do you live?
Jérémie: Paris.
Aurélien: New York City.

What designer did you shoot?
We shot for MALABABA, and we like that the products are colorful and their simplicity.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
We were actually working on a picture series entitled "Travaux Choisis." Our idea was to create unique compositions close to sill life arrangements by blending tools and objects from different backgrounds. The series questions the notion of code and design and is a tribute to "work" is these various forms. As we were working on that, we received the MALABABA accessories and we thought it would be adequate to integrate them in some of our compositions.

Where did you shoot?
We shot in our studio in France.

What's the best thing about where you live?
Jérémie: As in many cities, you have to discover it, find its keys, live these moments and think that it is ephemeral.
Aurélien: The mix of people, culture and things to discover.

How has where you live influenced you as a photographer?
Jérémie: Taking a photo means searching and watching what surrounds us—not giving in to the monotony of the rhythm of life. Making distance to sense the present moment.
Aurélien: At the time I was doing graffiti and started photography to document the painting we were doing with my friends. I think it's still the same.

What kind of camera do you use?
Contax G2 and Leica Minilux.

Tell us about the most recent time you really had fun.
Jérémie: Last night watching a documentary called Un Samedi Soir En Province—a Saturday night in the countryside of France in the '90s.
Aurélien: I went to Rockaway Beach some weeks ago—it was winter time and there was nobody there unlike the summer. The difference in atmosphere was incredible.

Where is the next place you want to travel?
Jérémie: Ukraine and north of England, hopefully.
Aurélien: I plan to go to Montréal and Gaspésie.

Where do you live?
Between Tokyo and New York

What designer did you?
I shot Rodebjer. I immediately fell for the line's color scheme and use of print. Exciting but not comical, bold but specific. Many of the looks this season also seem very Japan-inspired, which obviously appeals to me.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
Rodebjer has both a lot of exaggerated qualities—busy patterns and details, big silhouettes, strong colors—and also a staidness that keeps it wearable, and I wanted to match that deceptively put-together combination of overstated and contained. I wanted to make visually complex, full images that simultaneously only highlighted specific individual elements. So, essentially, I tried to create something like a magic eye picture, where everything put together brings out something else.

Where did you shoot?
In Tokyo.

What's the best thing about where you live?
Aside from the food, the best thing about Japan is the resilience, persistence, and generosity of the people, which I think the world is getting a glimpse of in the wake of the recent earthquake. The day of the earthquake, all the trains shut down in Tokyo and no mobile phones got service, so there were mile-long lines of people silently waiting for the buses, to use pay phones, to buy running shoes to get home. Spend a little time in Japan and everywhere else starts to feel dirty and rude.

How has where you live influenced you as a photographer?
Japan has influenced pretty much everything about my entire life, so finding the demarcation between me as a photographer and the rest of me is kind of impossible in this case. But visually speaking I think I've taken a lot from Japan's artist traditions, particularly their conception of negative space. I also have to admit that at one point in my life I was a complete and total anime pre-teen, and for good or for ill, I'm pretty sure some of those stylistic elements are permanently stuck. Big eyes and weird hair for life.

What kind of camera do you use?
I've got a few different ones that I use depending, but my true blue is a Canon EF-1 from the '70s that my dad used to use when he was in high school.

Tell us about the most recent time you really had fun.
About a month ago I went with my boyfriend to a small hot spring region in the mountains of Nagano (Japan) where lots of snow monkeys live. We got up really early one morning and trekked through the freezing snow to the springs to catch the sunrise. By the time the sun was up, two tiny snow monkeys had joined us for a bath, and the four of us shared a very magical moment all together in our birthday suits. Once we got out of the spring we realized the monkeys had been pooping in the water, but I still think that was some real fun.

Where is the next place you want to travel?
For whatever reason, Mongolia and Madagascar have been on my list since I was maybe seven years old. I won't die a happy man until I've either lived in a yurt or seen a wild aye-aye—one of those two things.

Where do you live?
Currently between New York City and North Wildwood, New Jersey.

What designer did you shoot?
I shot Minimarket. I really liked the dark patterns and textures of the line. I'd probably wear it if I were a female.

What was your concept for the Around the World shoot?
I didn't really have enough time to develop a definite concept, I just knew that I couldn't have house plants, lens flare, rays of light, tree climbing, common props or motifs, girls next to windows in conventional ways, girls on top of furniture or girls looking too sad.

Where did you shoot?
At my buddy's house on 11th Street in NYC. He was in Paris for the week so he let me use his studio, which I use most of the time anyway.

What's the best thing about where you live?
Wildwood By-The-Sea is an amazing barrier island in South Jersey. It is a working class resort town where no one cares what you wear or what you do. It is very unpretentious, unlike some of the neighboring islands. In Wildwood, everyone just wants to go to the beach. There is a lot of history here too. My mom has been publishing a magazine for the past 10 years and still hasn't run out of amazing content about the history of the town.

How has where you live influenced you as a photographer?
As the hub of the Doo-Wop movement during the postwar '50s, Wildwood has cultivated in me a love for the bright, bold and angular aesthetics of the pop culture during that time. Two images from Eggleston's "21st Century" were photographed in Wildwood.

What kind of camera do you use?
Toyo 4x5 and a Mamiya 7ii.

Tell us about the most recent time you really had fun.
I was just in California and had fun all 12 of my days there. It was a surf trip and the waves were pumping the whole time!

Where is the next place you want to travel?
Japan.