Daniel Bamdad, Jake Hold, Jimmy Q and a slew of other inked models show off their badass body art in the 'Glorious Bastards' Papercut Magazine editorial. This edgy portrait series is shot by Darren Black, who captures high-contrast monochromatic photographs.
The striking images are both raw and revealing, focusing on the intricate and highly detailed body art seen on each model. Paying homage to a tough rockstar style, the Glorious Bastards Papercut Magazine fashion story embraces fashion's current obsession with unconventional perceptions of beauty.
From Lana Del Rey's 'Born to Die' costar Bradley Soileau to Vivienne Westwood's latest inked ad campaign, heavily tattooed models are becoming more and more in demand. A past visual distraction has turned into an inspiration for designers and photographers, who are no longer overlooking models because of their body art.