Spend 5: Jennifer Stenglein –
Raw, emotive and memorable are the words that come to mind when describing the impressive work catalogue of Australian photographer Jennifer Stenglein. With frames focusing on the natural beauty of both the subject and their surrounding, the internationally acclaimed photographer has been making waves amongst the coveted fashion world one edgy and slightly provocative snap at a time. No boring content permitted, just what we like.
TWAIN’s kind of gal, Jennifer isn’t afraid to #freethenipple and to celebrate the female form. Amongst the strikingly curated selections of her Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Russh, and Elle Magazine commissioned pieces; Jennifer’s Instagram accounts injects a dose of humor and travel inspiration. All you need to scroll through while having your morning coffee… with a shot of whisky.
Get to know the name. Stalk the Instagram page and be prepared to embrace them sexy vibes.
Name: Jennifer Stenglein
It all started when: I found my dad’s playboy magazines
My ah’ ha moment was: when I realised the value in investing back into the things that matter
My aesthetic is: raw, emotional perhaps? Style is always evolving so I often find myself chasing an image that tells me something honest about that person.
I’d love to shoot: the whole world laughing at the same time
Dream team: *time
Getting set ready looks like: a healthy playlist, good heating and no styling, aka, no clothes
Favourite photo: Kate Moss against the picket fence by Peter Lindbergh
Career highlight: working on it
I have always looked up to: my brother
Work attire is normally: boots, jeans, smile
Style muse: Mick Jagger
Model of the moment: models of the moment for me are always models that translate well past a moment because their spirit is undeniable, it’s more like a moment for everyone that they pass by
My life in 3 words: adventurous, transient, exciting
My to do list consists of: secret post it notes
Must read: Jonathan Livingston Seagull again
Everyone needs to try: and love themselves purely. I’m quite sure that if you love yourself purely you can really generate change in the world
Currently living: St Kilda
Days off look a little like: paradise
Drink of choice: dirty martini
Favourite cuisine: it’s based on who I’m eating with. Seafood when I’m by the sea. Pasta in Italy
Next destination: Maldives
Travel to me is: a great way to discover
Favourite city: LA
Biggest lesson learnt: you can’t always get what you want but if you try sometimes you get what you need
I am looking forward to: owing chickens one day
Life motto: drink more free champagne