Photographer: Enea Arienti
West London born model Stephen James was scouted in Barcelona and has been modelling since the end of 2012.
The professional footballer sports the most impressive set of tattoos we’ve shot for The Model Wall including a giant skull on his back and detailed sketches of Hollywood greats, music icons and even Her Majesty the Queen!
Birthplace: Fulham, London
Ethnic Origin: English/Scottish
How were you scouted: Mercedes my booker at Elite Barcelona
What’s your best feature: Humility
Favourite grooming product: Cut-Throat Razor
Hobbies: Going to the Dogs and Horse racing
Fitness Regime: Football/Boxing
Favourite Movie: Monty Python Life Of Brian
What was the last track you listened to on your iPod?: Yellowman – Nobody Move Nobody Get Hurt
Do you have any Guilty Pleasures?: Hispanic Women
What is your biggest fear?: Not having a passport
What is your dream country to visit?: Santiago, Chile
If you were not modeling, what would you be doing?: Playing professional football
If you got to relive one day in your modeling career it would be…: Shooting with Sergi Jasanada in Barcelona Mountains, coldest day in history but good company.
If you could be on the cover of any magazine, it would be: Vogue Hommes Japan
What’s the funniest thing that has happened to you on a shoot?: Shooting nude next to Vanessa Lorenzo for El Pais, I had a few situations. I’ll let you work it out.
What’s your favorite fashion city and why?: London, It’s home and got the most diverse scenes
Who are your idols?: My Father and Mother, best people I know.
What was the last dream you remember?: That the ringing I could hear this morning, was not my alarm.
One word to describe yourself: Jewish
Instagram name: portraitofelijah
How much money would you need to shave your hair off? Whatever E.T. got paid, I want double.
Tags: Stephen James
Charlie Westerberg is looking especially gorgeous in this editorial 'On the Beach' for Interview Magazine.
Photographer: Mikael Jansson
Elite top models Julia Nobis and Fei Fei Sun team up for this steamy editorial for T Magazine. They definitely are 'Too Tough to Handle' as they cover up black swimwear with heavy black leather. Go girls!
Photographer: Craig McDean
It might be cloudy outside but a heatwave seems to have taken over Elite Barcelona headquarters in the form of this superb editorial for Essential Homme Mexico. Tobias Sorensen looks sensational as he shows of the latest in men's summer fashion from Emporio Armani, Salvatore Ferragamo and Hermès to name a few.
Photographer: Terry Lu
Stylist: Lisa O’Connor
Grooming: Jen Brent.
With her natural beauty and enviable features, it is no surprise to us that cosmetics giant Avon have chosen Irina Shayk as their Global Beauty Ambassador for their brand. They credit Irina for her "strengh, confidence and beauty", a beauty that shines from inside and out. We can't wait to see more photos!
Isabella Oelz is a modern day rapunzel in this gorgeous editorial for New York-based Surface Magazine. She wears minimal pieces from Comme de Garçons, Maison Martin Margiela, Damir Doma, Veronique Branquinho and others.
Photographer: Elsbeth Struijk van Bergen
Tags: Isabella Oelz
Nathalia Oliveira is as breathtakingly beautiful in this shoot by Marcio Simnch for the May edition of Brasilian L’Officiel magazine. We love the black and white simplicity of the photos, really brings out the power in her face... wow!
Photographer: Marcio Simnch