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Official blog for New York portrait, fashion and beauty photographer Richard Gerst Visuals.

Leah (ORB Models, New York) in Zang Toi lensed by Richard Gerst

Leah by Gerst Visuals in Zang Toi.


Leah by Richard Gerst - here in afternoon light wearing Zang Toi in Sutton Place.

Lacoste SS15 and New York Fashion Week- shot by Richard Gerst



I was lucky enough to be invited to Felipe Oliveira Baptista's SS15 collection showing in New York today- was absolutely chic chic chic! I loved every second of this and was elated to be there. Gerst Visuals.

Bianca (FORD Models) by Richard Gerst.

Bianca (FORD, New York) in Armani. Styled by Alejandro Lopez.

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SVA MPS Graduate exhibit in creem magazine with work by richard gerst

SVA MPS Graduate exhibit

Press coverage in Creem Magazine with image of some of my work. Was thrilled exhibiting in Manhattan with the SVA gang!

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Jess Caetano (ONE) in Zang Toi for Masters Magazine by richard gerst

Jess Caetano (ONE Management, NY) in Zang Toi

Jessica C. (ONE Management) lensed by Richard Gerst

Jessica in my studio in New York . . .

Hair and Makeup by Liz O'livier. Coat by Zang Toi.

Jessica (ONE Management) lensed by Richard Gerst in Zang Toi

Jessica C (ONE Management) stopped by the studio this week for some magic.Here wearing Zang Toi. Hair/make up by Liz Olivier.


Mariana Braga selected by editors @Vogue Italia for photovogue by richard gerst

My first image selected by the editors at Vogue Italia for Photovogue editorial images . . . Styled by Fredo Montes. Congratulations to the team and Mariana Braga (One Management).


Chosen as Google Glass Explorer

20130328-105945.jpg Terrific news here as Google's Project Glass has selected me as one of the premier recipients for their Google Glass spectacles. I am looking forward to implementing them for work this summer as I continue shooting for my first limited edition magazine with publisher Baron & Finch. Onward!

Nadine Campeau (BMG) by Richard Gerst

Nadine Campeau stops by for a siesta with my vintage pigskin in tow . . . And she looks amazing!


Zoe Colivas (DNA Model Management) by Richard Gerst.

Zoe Colivas by Richard Gerst.

Zoe Colivas. DNA Models, New York. in Armani. Hair by Elsa Cañedo at Factory Downtown, New York.

Mariana Braga, ONE Management by richard gerst

Mariana Braga, ONE Agency New York, by Richard Gerst

Model and Actress Drake Burnette @ DNA Model Management lensed by richard gerst

Model and Actress Drake Burnette @ DNA Model Management

Drake Burnette

Jenna. ORB Model Management, New York.


Stephanie LaCava by Richard gerst for SCENE Magazine Jan 2013 Cover story


Stephanie LaCava for SCENE Magazine Jan 2013 Cover story - now shipping to newsstands and Hotels in TriBeCa,Soho, Upper West &East sides.