Canadian photographer Benjamin Kwan is a multi-talented artist with a penchant for high fashion portraits that eschew its typical conventions for something more ephemeral and edgy.
Based in Vancouver and specializing in fashion, beauty, and commercial photography, Benjamin Kwan's work has a sheen of class because the styling in his shoots is upscale, his models exude a devil-may-care attitude that many find furtively endearing, and he manages to utilize his classy looking settings to capture models looking at their most organic.
While many photographers spend years trying to find an aesthetic they are comfortable with, Benjamin Kwan appears to have found his. Through ample use of monochrome settings and elegant outfits on avant-garde models, Benjamin Kwan has established himself as a shutterbug to watch on the West Coast.
It shouldn't be long before the rest of the world takes notice. Click through our gallery to see some of Benjamin Kwan's best work.