Here’s an image that’s more awkward than glamorous. Sometimes you need that to provide you with a refreshing break from images of perfection. Raquel Zimmermann’s goofy, off-kilter expression and lethargic body language help to create a memorable image, if not one of my favourite Meisel photographs of recent times.
‘I think when you work with Steven Meisel, it’s the highest it can get - he can do everything so brilliantly and his eye is so refined. I watched, listened, and worked as hard as I could, I was such a huge fan of his work…Once people demonstrate confidence in you, you become braver and more open to developing your ideas.’