LATTO for the cover of COSMOPOLITAN
Chrisean Rose is a Bahamian born Fashion Portraiture Photographer and Director based in Los Angeles and Atlanta.
Raised on Exuma island by his grandparents, who valued self-development and hard work, Chrisean later went to study and work in the finance industry before embarking on a career in photography.
CHLOE BAILEY for FLAUNT
USHER for NUMERO NETHERLANDS
LAURA HARRIER for FLAUNT
Imaginative and ambitious, he started his creative endeavors as a painter and then a stylist before transitioning into a full time photographer. In fact, Chrisean says he views photography the same as he does painting.
Chrisean describes his style as stylized portraits. Throughout his work, common themes of vivid colors, fabric drapery and plenty of prints and patterns can be observed.
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He adds a “little bit of a nostalgic feel” to the photos, which gives them a vintage aesthetic, while still feeling fresh.
Chrisean collaborates with major publications such as Essence, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Flaunt and Rolling Stone. He’s done major cover shoots featuring popular entertainment and sports figures such as Jennifer Lopez, Michael B. Jordan, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Simone Biles.
VENUS WILLIAMS for GLAMOUR
ROUNDTABLE for THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
ANDRA DAY for INSTYLE
In 2020, he was among the first black male photographers to shoot a British Vogue cover. He has also built a reputation in Hollywood as the photographer who showcases Black women at their best. «I have a strong point of view regarding shooting our women.»
SIMONE BILES for ESSENCE
JOAN SMALLS for INSTYLE
JENNIFER LOPEZ for the cover of ROLLING STONE
MEG THEE STALLION for ESSENCE
«I like my images to look true to the eye and realistic looking and I feel I achieve that most in natural light. I also love the mystery about shooting outdoors paired with shooting analog. »
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[MONDAY Los Angeles]