Gilles Bensimon
French photographer
Gilles Bensimon
Gilles Bensimon is a French fashion photographer and the former International Creative Director of Elle magazine. He has also been the photographer on the reality television series America's Next Top Model. Born in Paris, France, he joined French Elle in 1967.
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Kim Kardashian Is A Natural Beauty In This Racy Swimsuit Shoot
Huffington Post - about 1 year
She's baaaaaack. Kim Kardashian West wasted very little time getting back to work after giving birth to baby Saint back in December. She just debuted yet another new photoshoot, this one for an upcoming interview in Editorialist Magazine.  A photo posted by Kim Kardashian West (@kimkardashian) on Jan 14, 2016 at 9:16am PST The mom-of-two shared a sneak peek at some racy snaps from the shoot with photographer Gilles Bensimon on both Instagram and her web app Thursday. Clad in a plunging black one-piece and a robe and sporting minimal makeup and tousled beach hair, Kardashian looks much more toned down for Editorialist than she does in the Barbie-esque photoshoot she showed off on Wednesday. Love her or hate her, you can't deny she looks amazing. Also on HuffPost: -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website. ...
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Elle photographer Gilles Bensimon's work on display at Sofitel
LATimes - about 3 years
Gilles Bensimon's photographs celebrating women are showing at the Sofitel Hotel. Included are portraits of Kate Winslet, Charlize Theron and Audrey Hepburn. As the international creative director of Elle magazine for 40 years, fashion photographer Gilles Bensimon had the opportunity to shoot the world's most beautiful women. From supermodels to screen icons, many of his subjects reached icon status in fashion and pop culture. A newly opened photography exhibition celebrating women showcases a selection of his most captivating work for the magazine, where he was creative director and head photographer until 2009.
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Kim Kimble of 'L.A. Hair' on We TV assesses fall hair trends
LATimes - over 3 years
Kim Kimble of 'L.A. Hair' on We TV sees mid-length bobs and natural hair with lots of volume catching on. Hairstylist Kim Kimble, star of We TV's "L.A. Hair," has dolled up celebrities including Beyoncé, Lady Gaga, Shakira, Mary J. Blige and Kerry Washington. She can count Patrick Demarchelier, Gilles Bensimon, Mario Testino and Annie Leibovitz among the photographer-greats with whom she's collaborated, and her work has been seen in Vanity Fair and other A-list magazines. We asked Kimble, whose show has been renewed for 2014, to tell us about the hottest hairs trends this fall.
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Elle Macpherson Is Married!
Huffington Post - over 3 years
Congratulations, Elle Macpherson! An exclusive source confirmed to Us Weekly that the 49-year-old supermodel married Jeffrey Soffer in Fiji. Macpherson dated the billionaire for two years (with a brief break in between), and we spotted her wielding a big ol' engagement ring back in March. Macpherson was previously married to photographer Gilles Bensimon, and has two sons with ex-boyfriend Arpad Busson. This is Soffer's first marriage. We can only imagine how gorgeous a wedding "The Body" had in a tropical paradise, and we can't wait for photos to surface! Here comes the bride: Want more? Be sure to check out HuffPost Style on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest and Instagram at @HuffPostStyle.
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Nicholas French: Hair Artist Supreme
The Epoch Times - almost 5 years
Hair by Nicholas French using Matrix products (Sarah Silver/SHE by SO.CAP USA HAIR EXTENSIONS) Nicholas French became the first honoree to earn the Beauty Maker Award (BMA) in platform artistry, awarded by the BE! Entertainment Network on April 15 at the Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, N.J. “Platform artists perform and work from a stage, usually in front of beauty [industry] makers, the public, and from a few up to thousands of people at a time,” explained Steven and Annie Casciola, founders and editors of BE! Magazine. “They have the unique communication and creative skills to excite the public about the salon experience.” From this description, it is no wonder that Nicholas French merited this honor, singled out as No. 1 from among “so many people traveling the world doing this,” French said. Inspired by his late father, Freddie French, Nicholas has devised a course of innovative hair styling that triggers the imagination and ignites the fire of creativity. He said that h ...
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Real Housewives' Kelly Bensimon: "My Body Is Like a Ferrari" - Us Magazine
Google News - over 5 years
Bensimon tells Shape she's passing down her healthy eating habits to her two daughters, Teddy, 13, and Sea, 11 (with photographer ex-husband Gilles Bensimon). "They're learning to make meals that are delicious and healthy," Bensimon says
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The FABlife Bikini Awards: The Wives Club - The FABlife
Google News - over 5 years
Kelly Bensimon is the ex of photographer Gilles Bensimon and a Real Housewife of NYC, Vanessa Minnillo is the new Mrs. Nick Lachey, CoCo calls Ice-T her hub-e and Crystal Harris came thisclose to being Mrs. Hugh Hefner. But who is the hottest?
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´Las modelos que duran son las que tienen cabeza y personalidad´ - Diario de Mallorca
Google News - over 5 years
Gilles Bensimon es otro personaje que me ha ayudado mucho en mi carrera y al que considero un amigo. No he trabajado con Peter Lindbergh. Nos han ofrecido trabajos juntos, pero al final no han salido. —¿Qué personaje le ha impactado más en el mundo de
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Echte Hausfauen, echte Zicken - SIXX
Google News - over 5 years
Sie war verheiratet mit Fotograf Gilles Bensimon und hat mit ihm zwei Töchter. Früher war sie Model und heute arbeitet sie als Designerin und Redakteurin. Zum Auftakt der zweiten Staffel geht es mit Hochspannung weiter: Jil gibt der New York Post ein
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TLC Shoot Fashion Spread For August Issue Of <I>Essence</I> - RTT News
Google News - over 5 years
The shoot was photographed by Gilles Bensimon. Said Chilli in the accompanying article: &quot;For the first album we did everything ourselves. We&#39;d spray paint our pants, rip up our shirts.&quot; TLC recently performed on the season finale of American Idol,
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Beauty CULTure – Annenberg Photo Exhibit - SheWired
Google News - over 5 years
Works shot by famed photographers David LaChapelle, Jean-Paul Goude, Gilles Bensimon, Terry Richardson, and others, explore how our culture has defined, challenged, and crafted feminine beauty. In addition to over 170 photographs featured in the print
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Kelly Bensimon of 'Real Housewives NY' Gives Love Advice - Hollywoodnews.com
Google News - over 5 years
The 43 year-old former model, author, and ex-wife of photographer Gilles Bensimon, once appeared in Playboy Magazine. She opens up to HollywoodLife.com in a video where she says that the biggest deal breaker a girl should look for is “Lack of trust
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Jackie Kennedy, comme vous ne l'avez jamais vue, honorée à Capri - Pure People
Google News - over 5 years
Les acteurs italiens, Beppe Fiorello et Carlo Rossella étaient également présents pour ce moment magique à l&#39;instar du célèbre photoraphe Gilles Bensimon, de Fiona Swarovski, Jacqueline et Aurelio de Laurentiis, producteur et dirigeant sportif (SSC
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Dior下一任接班人再曝新人选 - 和讯网
Google News - over 5 years
在网络数据库里敲入Alaia搜索时,蹦出来的长长名单就有Jean-Paul Goude, Helmut Newton, Peter Lindbergh, Gilles Bensimon, Bruce Weber和其他如雷灌耳的名字……这些摄影大师全都是他的好友。而更引人注目的还有
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Hale House Center's 42nd Anniversary Spring Gala - Hamptons.com
Google News - over 5 years
... Esq. welcomed the 175 guests in attendance including designer Douglas Hannant, Muffie Potter Aston, Gillian Hearst and Christian Simonds, Valesca Guerrand Hermes, Jean Shafiroff, Gilles Bensimon, Alexandra Lind and Louis Rose, and Somers Farkas to
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Play Ditch, Do or Marry: Real Housewives Edition! - E! Online (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
The Real Housewives of New York City hottie was formerly married to famous fashion photog Gilles Bensimon and recently revealed she is looking to get married again and have another baby. Camille Grammer, also, seems to have given viewers the
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Wenn alte Damen twittern können - WELT ONLINE
Google News - over 5 years
Oder wie heute Kelly Killoren Bensimon, Ex-Model mit Modelfigur, wallender Mähne, entzückenden Töchtern, erfolgreiche Journalistin und Schmuckdesignerin, Ex-Gattin von Gilles Bensimon, dem berühmten französischen Fotografen und &quot;Elle&quot;-Artdirector,
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Gilles Bensimon
    FORTIES
  • 1985
    Age 41
    While at French Elle he met his first wife Pascha, with whom he has one child. In 1985 he met his second wife, Australian model Elle Macpherson; they divorced in 1989. Kelly Killoren was Bensimon's third wife. They have two daughters: Sea Louise Bensimon (born 1998) and Thaddeus Ann "Teddy" Bensimon (born 2000). The couple divorced in July 2007, two years before Kelly went on to appear in three seasons of The Real Housewives of New York City.
    More Details Hide Details Since since his third divorce, Bensimon has been linked to several fashion models and recently art historian Diana Widmaier-Picasso, granddaughter of Pablo Picasso.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1967
    Age 23
    Born in Paris, France, he joined French Elle in 1967.
    More Details Hide Details Two years later Bensimon helped launch American Elle, for which photographed Christy Turlington, Claudia Schiffer, Eva Riccobono, Lisa Snowdon, Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell, Tyra Banks, Rachel Williams, Honor Fraser, Yasmin Le Bon and Beverly Peele. During his tenure as International Creative Director and Head Photographer of Elle magazine, Bensimon's vision reached an estimated 20 million readers worldwide. He is well known as a celebrity photographer, with a portfolio consisting of leading models and celebrities, including Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Claudia Schiffer, Christy Turlington and Gisele Bündchen, Madonna, Gwyneth Paltrow, Sharon Stone, Keira Knightley, Beyoncé, Jennifer Lopez, Reese Witherspoon, Sarah Jessica Parker, Halle Berry and Uma Thurman. His commercial clients range from Kohl's to Saks Fifth Avenue and Maybelline to Clarins. He is represented by Walter Schupfer Management in New York City.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1944
    Age 0
    Born in 1944.
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