Chris Tang

Chris Tang

Content Editor, Freelance Photographer & Creative StrategistLondon, United Kingdom
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Chris Tang

Chris Tang

Content Editor, Freelance Photographer & Creative StrategistLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Experienced fashion editor, producer, photographer, stylist and creative strategist. Developing a wealth of knowledge in style, history and culture, using fashion, music and contemporary culture as a conduit to engage narrative and image making. Working at men’s lifestyle magazine Jocks & Nerds for more than four years. During my tenure at the title, I progressed through the company as their editorial assistant, to assistant editor to then their fashion editor. As a freelancer, I collaborated with industry professionals in creating visual dialogues catering to a diverse and global audiences. Content creation with an emphasis on integrity and professionalism. Currently at COS as thier Global Content Editor within the Brand & Communications department.
Projects
  • 'Gilles Peterson' for Faith Fanzine
    'Gilles Peterson' for Faith FanzineCo-edited by Terry Farley and Andy Thomas, Faith Fanzine returns to the masses. I photographed none other than DJ, broadcaster, music label head Gilles Peterson at his home in London.
  • 'Toby Dye'
    'Toby Dye'Spent an afternoon with writer and director, Toby Dye and captured him in his London home.
  • 'Ræfound' by Christopher Raeburn AW20 look book
    'Ræfound' by Christopher Raeburn AW20 look bookPhotographed the latest campaign for Christopher Raeburn's latest collection which is formed around sustainability, utilising deadstock army surplus attire, repurposed under the Ræfound monarch. Styling by David Hellqvist Art Direction by Document Studios Modelling by Louie Akinwale
  • 'Hitomi Yokoyama' for Highsnobiety JP
    'Hitomi Yokoyama' for Highsnobiety JPPhotographed streetwear luminary, Hitomi Yokoyama who has had an imprint on the Japanese streetwear scene from working with A Bathing Ape, Undercover, Goodenough UK and even developed a kids line for Neighborhood called White Wall. She has formed relationships that are rooted beyond the clothes and has been instrumental in shaping culture alongside with Gimme5 owner, Michael Kopelman. Words and interview by Andy Thomas
  • 'Swifty' For Highsnobiety Issue 19
    'Swifty' For Highsnobiety Issue 19Inclusion of celebrated graphic designer, Swifty who notably has worked on designs for UK label Mo'Wax, Straight No Chaser Magazine, Addict co and so much more. Words and interview by Andy Thomas.
  • 'Vexed Generation' for Highsnobiety Issue 18
    'Vexed Generation' for Highsnobiety Issue 18Vexed Generation, a fashion brand born in London gaining popularity in the 1990's with its stance against the rise of the increasing surveillance cameras and increasing political tension. I was given the privilege to produce a series of images for Highsnobiety's 18th issue documenting an archive collection of Vexed Generation pieces belonging to one of the co-founders of the brand, Joe Vexed. I also had the opportunity to take both Joe and Adam Thorpe's portrait with more of an obscure approac
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Projects credited in
  • We Meet Streetwear's  Unsung Hero - Hitomi Yokoyama - Highsnobiety Japan
    We Meet Streetwear's Unsung Hero - Hitomi Yokoyama - Highsnobiety JapanI wrote a feature on Hitomi Yokoyama for Highsnobiety Japan with photographer Chris Tang - also translated into English for the Highsnobiety website.
  • James Lavelle cover story Highsnobiety
    James Lavelle cover story HighsnobietyI wrote the cover story on Mo Wax label founder turned art curator James Lavelle. I also wrote the storyboard and worked with creative team for the video that accompanied the feature.
  • The Creative Universe of Trevor Jackson - Interview for Highsnobiety magazine
    The Creative Universe of Trevor Jackson - Interview for Highsnobiety magazine
Work history
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    Global Content EditorCOS
    London, United KingdomFull Time
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    Photographer & Creative ConsultantChris Tang Imagery
    London, United KingdomFreelance
    Specialising in editorial content production, digital activations, brand collateral (look books, newsletters etc), print publishing, artworking and end-to-end project management. Clients include: Beams & Co British GQ Disegno Document Studios Everpress Forces Creative Foxes magazine Hector Powe Highsnobiety Hypebeast Indigofera Intelligence magazine Jocks & Nerds Kennedy Magazine Lewis Leathers Locate Productions Maekan Pavement Productions Platform Thirteen Straight No Chaser Tack-Studio The Drop Date Thread Tomorrow Ltd Uniqlo UNKLE Vitsoe Wolfskin Tech Lab Zalando
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Skills
  • Editorial
  • Styling
  • 10. Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Production
  • Account Management
  • Photography
  • Picture Editor
  • Artwork Commissioning
  • Artworking
Education
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    BA (Hons) Graphic Arts & Digital Media: pathway photographyUniversity of Southampton
     - Winchester, United Kingdom