Contributors

Dustin A. Beatty

Dustin A. Beatty

Dustin A. Beatty is the Editor-in-Chief at Anthem.

Kee Chang

Kee Chang

Kee Chang is the Senior Editor at Anthem and the Los Angeles Editor at FAULT.

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The Golden Filter

Formed in 2008, The Golden Filter is an electronic music duo from London. Band members Penelope Trappes (vocals) and Stephen Hindman (synthesizers) list Saint Etienne and Pink Floyd as significant influences on their musical style.

Jordana Sheara

Jordana Sheara

Jordana Sheara is a freelance photographer with a slight obsession for travel. Her work leans towards the ethereal and is known for her playful use of light and shadow.

Reto Sterchi

Reto Sterchi

Born and raised in Signau, Switzerland, Reto Sterchi is a portrait and documentary photographer currently based in New York City. Clients include Rolling Stone, Vice, Credit Suisse, Port magazine, Zeit Magazin, Esquire, W, and At Large.

Alexander Dahl

Alexander Dahl

Alexander Dahl is a natural born storyteller with an eye for beauty in its naked details. Making the most of natural light and authentic settings, his objects and subjects take on exquisite qualities.

Patrick Houi

Patrick Houi

Patrick Houi was born in Frankfurt a.M., Germany. His origin is an assortment of Indonesia, China, the Czech Republic and Italy. After breaking up his studies in technical media, he ventured into photography. Patrick is a freelance photographer currently based in Berlin.

Ryan Hooks

Ryan Hooks

Ryan Hooks is a multi-disciplinary artist who collaborates with musicians, visual artists and other great minds to help promote sustainable economic practices. He’s the founder of a new start-up called Huxley.

Dan Beleiu

Dan Beleiu

Dan Beleiu is a Berlin-based fashion photographer. His editorial clients include Wonderland, Vogue, ELLE, Harper’s Bazaar, Numero and Grazia, among others.

David Call

David Call

David Call is an American actor.

Bjarne Jonasson

Bjarne Jonasson

Bjarne Jonasson was born in Stockholm, Sweden. At the age of 16, photography became his passion.

Carl Timpone

Carl Timpone

Carl Timpone is a commercial photographer and creative director based in Brooklyn, New York, specializing in fashion, portraiture and commercial campaigns. He works with his clients from concept to creation, traveling for productions all over the world.

Victoria Stevens

Victoria Stevens

Born in the US and raised in England, Victoria Stevens is a photographer currently based in Brooklyn, New York.

Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari is an American actor and comedian.

Maarten de Boer

Maarten de Boer

Maarten de Boer was born in a small coastal town of Scotland, raised in a Dutch household, and now lives in Los Angeles with no discernible accent—go figure! He has a Special Ed degree, but chose to become a photographer.

Hedi Slimane

Hedi Slimane

Hedi Slimane is a French photographer and fashion designer.

Allen Chiu

Allen Chiu

Allen Chiu is a photographer, a graphic designer, and a Senior Designer at Vice.

Jessica Chou

Jessica Chou

Jessica Chou is a Los Angeles-based photographer. Born in Taipei, Taiwan, and raised in the suburbs of Los Angeles, CA, she studied Middle East History at UCLA.

Anson Mount

Anson Mount

Anson Mount is an American actor.

Matthew Brookes

Matthew Brookes

Born in England and raised in South Africa, it was in Paris that Matthew Brookes first discovered his passion for photography. The allure of the city had a profound influence on his aesthetic as a photographer. He divides his time between Paris and New York.

Joshua McCaghren

Joshua McCaghren

Originally from Dallas, Texas, Joshua McCaghren is a New York City-based commercial and fashion photographer.

Arkan Zakharov

Arkan Zakharov

Arkan Zakharov is a New York-based photographer and the Co-Founder of PULP magazine.

Jean-François Perrier

Jean-Francois Perrier

Jean-François Perrier a.k.a. GrandMarnier is a French DJ, music producer, and a member of Yelle.

Marc Gabor

Marc Gabor

Marc Gabor is a Los Angeles-based photographer.

Alix Spence

Alix Spence

Alix Spence is a Los Angeles-based director, cinematographer, and photographer whose interest lies in telling documentary-style stories centered around the intimate and rich portrayal of our everyday lives.

Rilan Roppolo

Rilan Roppolo

Rebel. Idealist. Lover. Alchemist. Necromancer. Rilan is a recording artist living in L.A.

jarad-jeter

Jarad Jeter

Jarad Jeter is a filmmaker based in Brooklyn, New York who describes himself as a pot of coffee by day, bottle of wine by night kinda guy.

Connor Jessup

Connor Jessup

Connor Jessup is a Canadian actor, filmmaker, and an avid photographer.

Benjo Arwas

Benjo Arwas

Benjo Arwas likes to start his days with black coffee and classic rock. After a day of shooting, he enjoys a glass of red wine and unwinds to Diana Krall. One of his favorite hobbies is surfing. His number one muse is his daughter Billy Jo. His studio is located in Los Angeles.

Matty Chatburn

Matty Chatburn

A photographer born and raised in Newcastle, Australia, Matty is currently based in Los Angeles.

Krzysiek Opaliński

Krzysiek Opalinski

Krzysiek Opaliński is a photographer based in Warsaw, Poland.

Christian Hertel

Christian Hertel

Christian Hertel is a Munich and Berlin-based photographer working in fashion, editorial, fine art, and reportage photography.

Jessica Castro

Jessica Castro

Jessica Castro is a commercial, editorial and lifestyle photographer based out of Los Angeles, California. She’s a Florida native who travels back often.

Jenny Mörtsell

Jenny Mörtsell

Jenny Mörtsell is a Swedish illustrator dividing her time between Brooklyn, New York and Stockholm, Sweden. After several years studying printmaking and earning a M.A. in graphic design at Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts and Design in 2004, she returned to her childhood passion—drawing super realistic pencil portraits and still lifes.

Francois Durand

Francois Durand

Francois Durand is a photographer based in Paris. Francois has photographed the Cannes Film Festival for the past 12 years and 2016 marked his fourth return on behalf of Christian Dior.

JB Ghuman, Jr.

JB Ghuman, Jr.

JB was born and raised in Miami Beach, Florida where breakdancing, painting and photography was his bag. He soon set out for NYC and practiced installation art before landing in L.A. JB eventually started directing music videos and in 2010, he made his award-winning debut feature Spork.

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Hani Furstenberg

Hani Furstenberg is an actress who has already worked with two giants in contemporary Israeli cinema: Eytan Fox and Joseph Cedar, whose Campfire brought her Israel’s equivalent to the Oscar. Furstenberg made an indelible impression in Julia Loktev’s The Loneliest Planet opposite Gael García Bernal.

Sophia Kercher

Sophia Kercher

Sophia Kercher is a writer with digital and print experience. Her writing has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, and L.A. Weekly.

Mike Massaro

Mike Massaro

Mike Massaro is a photographer based in London. His clients include The Guardian, XL Records, Moshi Moshi, Secret Cinema, Universal Music, London in Stereo, Island Records, Ticketweb, Time Out London, Cannes Lions, Diesel, V Festival Mens Fitness, MTV, DJ Mag, and British Council.

Nikko La Mere

Nikko La Mere

Nikko La Mere is a freelance photographer born and raised in Los Angeles. A graduate of ArtCenter College of Design, his clients include Sony Music, Interscope Records, Warner Brothers Music, Ford Models, Billboard magazine, Interview, Elle, Complex, Vibe, and Rolling Stone.

Nathaniel Taylor

Nathaniel Taylor

Nathaniel Taylor is a second generation photographer, having grown up assisting his father, Michael Taylor, at the family’s traditional portrait studio in Pasadena, California.

Clement Pascal

Clement Pascal

Clément Pascal began his career in photography in Dakar, Sénégal. Using primarily film, he continued to shoot as he moved through West Africa, Cairo and back to his hometown, Paris. His work includes portraits, fashion and documentary film photography.

Drew Innis

Drew Innis

Drew Innis is a director, cinematographer and photographer currently living and working in Brooklyn, New York. He graduated from Tufts University with a degree in Economics and experimented with a practical profession in the business world for several years, but eventually escaped to pursue film and photography in earnest.

Rafa Rivas

Rafa Rivas

Rafa Rivas is a photographer, photo editor, and professional churrero from Madrid, Spain.

Frederic Monceau

Frederic Monceau

Frederic Monceau is a French photographer based in Paris.

Ricky Middlesworth

Ricky Middlesworth

Raised in Chandler, Arizona, Ricky Middlesworth began experimenting with photography and short film, inspired by the golden era of the music video. From theatrical key-art to cutting edge editorial, Ricky’s work is fast becoming a game-changer in the entertainment industry.

Brian Higbee

Brian Higbee

Brian Higbee is a fashion and celebrity photographer. He comes from an 11 year career in graphic design. Early on in his career, he picked up a camera and started shooting photos for his commissioned graphic design projects. Now Brian’s work has been published in Interview magazine, Vogue Korea, Russia’s InStyle, and many more alike.

JD Forte

JD Forte

JD Forte is an American-born fashion photographer currently based in New York City. His work has been featured in both domestic and internationally distributed publications, as well as in advertising campaigns and on the cover of albums.

Dan Martensen

Dan Martensen

Dan Martensen’s fashion and portrait photographs have an aesthetic of natural beauty. Often photographing on location and in rural environments, Martensen’s relaxed and collaborative approach creates images of genuine ease and spontaneity.

Jón Prosper

Jon Prosper

Jónatan Prospero, also known as Jón Prosper, is a photographer and director, born and currently based in New York City. Coupled with his bachelor’s degree in International Studies, his anthropological approach is one element to his work, drawing many influences from his love for poetry, untouched beauty, paintings, and national geographic portraiture.