'Time Flies' in Man About Town is a muted, vintage-era watch editorial that features a clean-cut pilot wearing casual menswear and a series of classic-modern timepieces. Photographer Elisabeth Toll and stylist Claire Dhelens are the creatives behind the photo shoot, which appears in the Autumn/Winter 2010/2011 issue.
This watch editorial is particularly refreshing because it eschews the highly sexualized theme we've seen in past timepiece advertorials. Typically, watch ads feature oiled-up nude models writhing uncontrollably; this photo shoot, however, exudes class.
In its combination of muted photography with a fully-clothed model's manly, almost rugged poses, 'Time Flies' in Man About Town not only authentically showcases timepieces, but also reinforces the magazine's emphasis on real men. See more images from the editorial above.
Stats for Retro Pilot Accessory Editorials
Trending: Older & Average
Research: 9,804 clicks in 272 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Time Flies In Man About Town
Related: 85 examples / 65 photos
Segment: Females, 18-55
Comparison Set: 31 similar articles, including: passionate accessories ads, nudetorials, and bed-lounging accessory ads.
Retro Pilot Accessory Editorials
More Stats +/-
Passionate Accessories Ads
Bed-Lounging Accessory Ads
Vibrant Accessory Ads
Understated Jewelry Shoots