photographer: Dewey Nicks Shalom Harlow, Amber Valletta
In the spring of 1992, Ford Models asked me to shoot a test of their newest girls, two unknowns sharing a tiny New York apartment. I came across these old prints in the archive and was reminded just how irresistible these girls turned out to be. This was the first day I met Shalom Harlow and Amber Valletta.
“Arles Be Your Sweetheart” Harper’s & Queen (Harper’s Bazaar UK?), 1992 photographer: François Halard Shalom Harlow
This isn’t here for the dress, so much— there’s just something special about the lighting in that room… something compelling and comforting in the sunset pouring through the windows and painting the walls…