The Photographic Journal

Fever

Essay 45 • May 13th 2016

It's not easy to always be struggling between the pull of desired ambition, and a type of overwhelming apathy that consumes your whole self. What is someone supposed to do when he is his own worst enemy? We explored this theme using one man, one apartment, and an inspired artistic team.

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Shirt: ISSEY MIYAKE
Pants: EARNEST SEWN
Necklace: K/LLER COLLECTION

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Necklaces: K/LLER COLLECTION
Pants: JOSE DURAN

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Shirt: MATIERE
Pants: MATIERE
Necklace: K/LLER COLLECTION
Ring: SAINT LAURENT

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Top: JOSE DURAN
Pants: MATIERE
Earring: GIVENCHY

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Jacket: WON HUNDRED
Shirt: CARLOS CAMPOS
Pants: JOSE DURAN
Necklace: K/LLER COLLECTION
Earring: GIVENCHY

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Shirt: WON HUNDRED
Necklace: K/LLER COLLECTION
Earring: GIVENCHY

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Shirt: WON HUNDRED
Pants: JOSE DURAN
Necklace: K/LLER COLLECTION
Ring: SAINT LAURENT

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Vest: CARLOS CAMPOS
Shorts: CARLOS CAMPOS

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Vest: CARLOS CAMPOS
Shorts: CARLOS CAMPOS

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Necklace: K/LLER COLLECTION
Pants: JOSE DURAN

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Necklace: K/LLER COLLECTION
Pants: JOSE DURAN

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Long tunic: JOSE DURAN
Pants: JOSE DURAN

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Jacket: MATIERE

 

Carol Persons is a newly relocated Brooklyn photographer. Originally a conceptual self portrait photographer, Carol transitioned to fashion photography so she could continue to tell stories through photos while working with fellow industry professionals. She draws inspiration from the beauty in the odd and out of place, and applies this to create scenes that turn the ordinary into the extraordinary.

Photography – Carol Persons
Styling – Marvin Funes
Hair and Grooming – Dilenia Peralta
Model – Nam Garsinii w/ MSA Models