Naomi Campbell is the definition of Black excellence and grace as she covers the latest issue of Essence magazine.The super model stuns on the cover for its first styled and self photographed issue.
The supermodel prepares to celebrate her 50th birthday later this month and opens up too readers on the inside details of her life with an intimate self-portrait during COVID-19 social isolation. Using an iPhone, Campbell shot and styled all the photos herself, marking the first time she has ever photographed herself for a cover.
The model says she is honoured to be featured on the 50th anniversary issue of the magazine which is out a few weeks to her 50th birthday. “It was a very special honor and unusual experience for me to be able to shoot and style my own cover for ESSENCE’s 50th anniversary issue”… “While it was a sad reminder for me of all the people in media and production who are not able to work due to the coronavirus, it also brought me hope and encouragement to know that our people and our infrastructures are resilient.”