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Nigel Barker

Picturing A Future Where Beauty Is Defined By Doing Good

Nigel Barker | Posted 06.15.2015 | Impact
Nigel Barker

You ask any father, anywhere, from any religion, any culture, and they'll speak as if they love their daughters more than anything -- girls hold a special place in their fathers' hearts. Yet in all cultures, that changes when it comes to positions of power, and family, and role in society.

Nigel Barker Talks 'Cookie Cutter' Beauty Standards

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 05.11.2015 | Women

As a longtime fashion photographer and HeForShe advocate, Nigel Barker has a lot to say about the definition of beauty within the fashion industry, es...

5 Things Nigel Barker Wants You To Know About Taking Family Photos

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 04.03.2015 | Parents

"America's Next Top Model" fans know Nigel Barker for his stunning images of aspiring supermodels. But the noted fashion photographer and father of tw...

'Top' Fashion Insiders Attend Pamella Roland, Fall 2015

Nana Meriwether | Posted 04.22.2015 | Style
Nana Meriwether

In her Fall 2015 collection, Pamella Roland taught us a bit about this innate seduction. It was the signature styled Brigitte Bardot bouffants that first signaled Roland was this season inspired by 1970s Paris.

A Festive Front Row At Desigual, Fall 2015

Nana Meriwether | Posted 04.15.2015 | Style
Nana Meriwether

On opening day at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, New York, Katie Holmes and Drake joined Nigel Barker, Catherine Giudici and Langley Fox Hemingway to view Desigual's Fall 2015 collection.

Learning From Strong Women

Nigel Barker | Posted 05.06.2014 | Impact
Nigel Barker

Watching my mother and grandmother taught me so much -- seeing them nurture people and animals showed me, through their actions, what mattered most. They made so many sacrifices for our family, and they set the standard. They inspired me from childhood to volunteer and advocate for those less fortunate.

Mara Hoffman Is Surprisingly Zen Backstage At Fashion Week

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 02.15.2014 | Style

Amidst all the chaos of New York Fashion Week, it's nice to be reminded every once in a while that there is a certain amount of "zen" that still exist...

Nigel Barker Launching His Own Fragrance, Because Sure

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 12.06.2013 | Style

We mourned the day when Tyra Banks rocked the boat that is "America's Next Top Model" and gave judge Nigel Barker the boot. What would we do with the ...

Photographer Nigel Barker: Picture Perfect On and Off Camera

Marjoriet T. Matute | Posted 11.17.2013 | Style
Marjoriet T. Matute

A conversation with the oh-so handsome and incredibly charming Nigel Barker reveals layers of a man who views the world on a tweaked lens and captures moments by the milliseconds that last a lifetime.

Nigel Barker Says What Everyone Else Won't About The Modeling Industry

Posted 08.15.2013 | Style

There has been a palpable surge of energy in the modeling industry on the issue of body size, from the growing presence of plus-size models to increas...


The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.17.2013 | Black Voices

Every gal wants to find a knight in shining armor, right? Well, one little girl found hers when famed fashion photographer Nigel Barker planted a ...

WATCH: Nigel Barker Gets Super Awkward About New 'Top Model'

HuffPost Live | Posted 06.13.2013 | Style

Nigel Barker stopped by HuffPost Live to talk about, among other things, the newly revamped "America's Next Top Model." What does the photographer thi...

WATCH: Former 'America's Next Top Model' Judge Dishes On Tyra's Feud With Naomi

Posted 08.13.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Nigel Barker joins Caitlyn to discuss his time working on America's Next Top Model, and about Tyra Banks and Naomi Campbell's relationship....

Neil Patrick Harris, David Burkta Hit NYC For LGBT Youth Gala

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 04.16.2013 | Gay Voices

Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka and La La Anthony were just a few of the stars to hit the Point Foundation's Honors gala in New York in support of l...

Nigel Barker Talks Getting Fired By Tyra Banks On 'WWHL'

Posted 02.12.2013 | TV

Nigel Barker dropped by "Watch What Happens: Live" to talk about the wildest week in his professional life thus far. It all started when he was uncere...

WATCH: 'The Face' Teasers Show Naomi Campbell, Coco Rocha & Karolina Kurkova Engaging In 'Drama'

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 10.24.2012 | Style

Get ready for all of the, er, "drama."

EXCLUSIVE: Inspires Animal Adoption With 'Pics for Pets'

Hilary Sheinbaum | Posted 11.20.2012 | Impact
Hilary Sheinbaum

Rather than pulling on heartstrings to motivate individuals to adopt, Pics for Pets focuses on positive elements to persuade people to save cats, dogs and other creature companions from shelters.

Where This Sexy Fashion Photographer Lays His Head

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

It’s obvious former "America’s Next Top Model” judge and acclaimed fashion photographer Nigel Barker has an eye for beauty. So, it’s not surpr...

Nigel Barker Forgives Tyra For Firing Him

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 09.02.2012 | Style

We were definitely sad to see Nigel Barker get fired from "America's Next Top Model" during Tyra Banks' unfortunate restructuring back in April, but B...

Nigel Barker Opens Up About 'ANTM' Exit

Posted 08.08.2012 | TV

Nigel Barker may not be an "America's Next Top Model" judge anymore, but he doesn't have any hard feelings. In a recent interview on "Fox & Friend...

Nigel Barker Lands His Next TV Gig!

Posted 07.25.2012 | Style

If you're already craving your weekly dose of Nigel Barker (oh, how we miss that lovely bald head), you're in luck: the former "America's Next Top Mod...

Move over, Tyra...

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 07.01.2012 | Black Voices

Move over, Tyra...there's a new model-searching star in town! Oxygen has just announced that it will be launching a new reality competition series...

Move over, Tyra...

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Move over, Tyra...there's a new model-searching star in town! Oxygen has just announced that it will be launching a new reality competition series...

Make-A-Wish World Wish Day 2012 Celebrity Wish Granters

Nicole Bryl | Posted 06.26.2012 | Impact
Nicole Bryl

Several years ago my dear friend Mary Alice Stephenson invited me to join her Make-A-Wish team, asking if I'd be interested in donating makeup time. We would be granting several Make-A-Wish kids their dream of becoming a supermodel for a day.

Tyra Banks Dishes On 'ANTM' Firings

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 06.14.2012 | Style

Tyra Banks is not one to mince words, and now, she's revealed the reason behind the recent "America's Next Top Model" firings of Nigel Barker, Jay Man...