One of my favorite aspects of shooting may seem obvious to say out loud but it is constantly getting to work with talent like Lily. There is something electrifying about certain individuals whose presence is carried not only through their appearance but by a certain attitude or energy that adds to everyone’s creative process. When the dynamic is working well, the model is not a mannequin (pardon my french), but a collaborator.  I caught up with Lily Dale from NEXT models in Malibu California for a shoot styled by Kimberly Bennett featuring pieces thanks to Tasi Malibu and Sicky Eyewear hair and Makeup by Tami Shirley.  Here are some photos: