This is the best place to quickly get a feel for the studio and its models.  

Welcome behind the scenes.

The band running across the top of the screen is a timeline for the models as their work has been added to the website and the blog.  Moving through the blog you will find stories about the models and their photo sessions.  Each model has a blog page and that page has all the links you'll need to explore the model's work with the studio.

Many of the followers of this blog are fellow photographers and it is primarily those readers that I have in mind while writing.  All visitors are encouraged to take part in the discussion with comments and questions about the models or the studio.   Most of the models featured on the blog are professional or semi-professional models working in or passing through metropolitan New York.

On the blog you'll get first glimpses of upcoming models and first peeks at new photography from the studio.  We generally post once or twice a month, co-incident with introducing new models or work.  You may subscribe to the blog (as an RSS feed) and receive the updates as they are posted by clicking on the "Subscribe" button on the bottom the page.


Some Frantic Flag-Waving

June 30, 2022
This new series is a year old now but it hasn't seen much exposure. Owing to its thematic content, it can really only be used once a year. That "once-a-year" time is her...
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From Bright Sun to the Studio's Darkest Shadows

May 31, 2022
It is always a delight to work with favorite models from days past. In this case, it's Jacob Covert, one of several models that we worked with in the open air and sunshin...
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Connecticut Yankee

April 25, 2022
The model came down from Connecticut by train. It was convenient; the studio is within walking distance of Grand Central Station. It's unusual for a 25-year-old model to...
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The Ukrainians

March 30, 2022
With over 100 models in the studio's portfolio, it's time for a shout-out to our Ukrainian models and the courageous and determined people of Ukraine. It is challeng...
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Central American Beauty

March 21, 2022
Jathnnao 's photo shoot was challenging for a variety of uncommon reasons. Through the first half of the session we struggled to pronounce his name correctly. Despite rep...
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Music in the Soul

February 28, 2022
On an early December evening, Stephen, a 26-year-old aspiring (and working) actor, showed up at the studio in the good spirits of the holiday season. I remember humming,...
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Ropes & Jeans

January 22, 2022
In anticipation of the studio's upcoming tenth anniversary, we have been scrolling through ten years of photo sessions in our archives. Capturing as many shots as we do a...
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Red Diaper, Optional. Our New Year's Baby for 2022.

December 31, 2021
Announcing our New Year's Baby for 2022: Dylan Cary (Red diaper by Calvin Klein, optional) Next month New Manhattan Studios turns ten years old but this month we are...
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The Farewell Tour

Bond at the Roxy

After 5 years and 15 sessions, this was the model's last photoshoot and it is Bond at his best.  68 pages. Hard copy magazines or instantly-downloadable PDFs.  NSFW.

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