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  1. A Newmark Beach Day

    05 Dec 2015
    Models: Ashleigh + Ivy ℅ Newmark Models Makeup: Aliana Moss Jewelry: LeBrisa Designs Photographer + Styling: Kara Nixon Newmark ladies always was rock and this beach day with Asheligh + Ivy was no exception. We had a blast hanging out in Orange County. We started off at my house where…

  2. Chanel + Matt // Two Management

    03 Dec 2015
    Models: Chanel + Matt ℅ Two Management Photographer: Kara Nixon Aussie mates are THE BEST! I always love opportunities where I get to meet and work with Aussies, so I was pumped to work with Chanel and Matt. We met up in Culver City and shot some sweeeeet *Aussie exaggeration*…

  3. Kaylie + Stefan

    28 Nov 2015
    I’m so excited for these two! They’re getting married in 18 days!!!

  4. Dylan // Chosen LA

    28 Nov 2015
    Model: Dylan ℅ Chosen LA and Wilhelmina NY Grooming: Crystal Golden Photographer: Kara Nixon Dylan and I first met in New York while I was there last year. I had really hoped to work with him in New York, but unfortunately the day I needed him, he booked a job.…

  5. David // DNA

    26 Nov 2015
    Model: David ℅ DNA Models New York Photographer: Kara Nixon (Shot in Soho New York) I had the pleasure of working with some new agencies while in New York and DNA was one of them. My good friend Mike over at Vision constantly sends updates of who is in…

  6. The Bates in New York City

    25 Nov 2015
    I’ve had the pleasure of taking the Bates’ family photos for the past couple years. I grew up with Danny and Marissa, so of course I was excited when Mrs. Bates first asked me to take some photos. Flash forward a couple years and here we all are in New…

  7. Zachariah // Request

    23 Nov 2015
    Model: Zachariah ℅ Request Photographer: Kara Nixon Shot in Central Park, New York I had the pleasure of working with Zach in New York. He first contacted me after he discovered my work and seemed eager to set up a test shoot. We talked back and forth for a few…

  8. Milla // Q Management NY

    23 Nov 2015
    Model: Milla ℅ Q Management NYC Photographer: Kara Nixon Milla and I first met at Q when I went in for a Go See. We instantly clicked and I knew I wanted to shoot with her. I honestly wanted to shoot with almost every model I met with, but I…

  9. Kelsey + Matt

    21 Nov 2015
    It’s safe to say I’m back in California AND these two are married! I mean what? Can’t believe these two are married. Unfortunately, I missed out on their special day, but I figured now was a good time to release their engagement photos. Kels and I have been friends for…

  10. Alex + Clara //

    21 Nov 2015
    Models: Alex ℅ One Management + Clara ℅ IMG Photographer: Kara Nixon (Shot in Lower Eastside, NY) Best friends and Barbie girls.

  11. CJ + Marissa

    07 Nov 2015
    Models: CJ ℅ Wilhelmina & Marissa ℅ Major Photographer: Kara Nixon I had the pleasure of teaming up with CJ while I was in New York. He and I originally met in Miami about 6 months earlier, so it was great to find him in another city. We planned a…

  12. Hannah // Red

    30 Oct 2015
    Model: Hannah ℅ Red Makeup: Guerline Photographer: Kara Nixon I had the pleasure of working with Hannah while I was cat-sitting for my friends Kelley and Devin. They were cool enough to allow me to shoot in their apartment. As you can probably tell, I did a lot of shoots…

  13. Blaire + Ryland // Q Models

    17 Oct 2015
    Models: Blaire + Ryland ℅ Q Model Management NY Photographer: Kara Nixon Shot in Brooklyn, NY I had the pleasure of teaming up with Blaire and Ryland for a young skater editorial. I first met them at Q Model Management and I knew instantly I wanted to work with both…

  14. Pink Make ‘Em Wink

    12 Oct 2015
    Model: Diego Barrueco ℅ Two Management Stylist: Brandon Win Photographer: Kara Nixon All right, all right ladies and gents… The moment you’ve been waiting for. THE BLOG POST of Diego Barrueco. If you haven’t seen why it took me so long to post this… Make sure you check out Caleo…

  15. Ashlen // Q Models

    10 Oct 2015
    Ashlen ℅ Q Models Photographer: Kara Nixon Looks include brands such as Zara and Nasty Gal. I had the pleasure of working with Ashlen. I met with her at Q and loved her. She was beyond sweet and just so fun! It turned out we also have a lot of…

  16. Anastasia // One.1

    06 Oct 2015
    Model: Anastasia ℅ One.1 Management Photographer: Kara Nixon I had a BLAST with Anastasia. I was really looking forward to shooting with her because her book is AMAZING. She was just as amazing as her book.  We met at my apartment in Brooklyn and wandered around. She brought a lot…

  17. Tyler // New York Models

    01 Oct 2015
    Model: Tyler ℅ New York Models Photographer: Kara Nixon My dude! Tyler. Love this kid. We first met in California when I shot him and his friend Tyler Shaw. They were the first LA Models guys I worked with and now LA Models is one of the main agencies I…

  18. Blogger: Chelsea + Darius

    01 Oct 2015
    If you missed the post of solely Chelsea, check it out here. While you are here, check out the photos of Chelsea and Darius. I was so excited when Chelsea asked if Darius could come along. At the time, he had just been put on Instagram’s suggested users list, so…

  19. Bree // Newmark Models

    21 Sep 2015
    Model: Bree ℅ Newmark Models Makeup: Aliana Moss Stylist + Photographer: Kara Nixon I had the pleasure of teaming up with the gorgeous Bree of Newmark Models with makeup artist Aliana Moss. We ventured downtown, did makeup right out of Aliana’s trunk (and got harassed by some crazy homeless men)…

  20. Blake // Images

    20 Sep 2015
    Model: Blake ℅ Images Photographer: Kara Nixon I was stoked to meet up with fellow photographer / model Blake Ballard in New York City while we were both in town. We met up at The Butcher’s Daughter in Soho to eat some bomb salads, then we wandered around and found…

  21. Blogger: ANAWOZA

    17 Sep 2015
    “Creative, Fashion Stylist and YouTuber. Florida girl now living in the city that never sleeps, NYC” -Anarosa Trotta  Shot in West Village, New York. I had the pleasure of working with this lovely soul again when I was in New York this summer. We first worked on an editorial Upper…

  22. Mr Rutherford

    03 Sep 2015
    Model: Eric ℅ LA Models Grooming: Magali Rachel (Home Series) + Jeremy Kaikala (Pool Series) Photographer: Kara Nixon Eric, better known as Mr Rutherford, is one of the greatest people I know. It’s been truly a blessing to work with such a talented, down to earth, kind-hearted person. I love…

  23. Julien // Wilhelmina LA

    02 Sep 2015
    Model: Julien ℅ Wilhelmina LA & MDM Grooming: Magali Rachel Photographer: Kara Nixon French guys are always such a blast and Julien was nothing short of awesome. We were cracking up the entire day as we adventured around Venice Beach. Enjoy!

  24. Tony // Campbell Models

    02 Sep 2015
    ADVENTURE ALWAYS. Model: Tony ℅ Campbell Models Photographer: Kara Nixon I FINALLY had the pleasure of teaming up with THE TONY TRAHAN. We met up at William Callan’s apartment, got a great lunch nearby and then headed out to Vasquez Rocks to grab some EPIC photos. Need I say more?…

  25. “Hang Out” for Fantastics Mag

    31 Aug 2015
    Models: Austin + Preston ℅ Wilhelmina Los Angeles Styling: Ryan Mark of Ezekiel Clothing Photographer: Kara Nixon I had the pleasure of teaming up with three awesome dudes on a shoot for Fantastics Mag. Ryan and I first met via Tinder (not joking) and I knew I wanted to know…

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