Fashion

6 Iconic Fashion Ad Campaigns

In another life I would love to be a fashion photographer, but in this life? Mario Testino I am not. While I've always loved fashion, it was Testino's images of Princess Diana that first got me interested in fashion photography and advertisements. Some campaigns are more memorable than others; whether they are effective, obnoxious, or controversial, there are some images that are truly iconic. Here are a few of my favorites:

American Apparel

American Apparel ads have run into controversy almost from the beginning. The company doesn't shy away from sex or nudity in their print ads, and has used adult film actresses as models in the past. I like that the ads are almost under-styled, without heavy airbrushing; they are light and airy and almost most like candids.

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Christina Uticone