Archives for January 2010

Sugar Studios Vancouver opening February 2010!

THEY Rep is moving to their new offices, at 1635 Powell St. Vancouver, BC V5L 1H5. THEY is also pleased to announce the much anticipated opening of SUGAR STUDIOS in February 2010. Sugar is Vancouver’s first high-end photo rental studios and event space.

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Sugar features two newly-built studios, Studio A and Studio B.

Studio A is approximately 2,000 sq. ft. and comes equipped with:

• 35ft W x 22ft D x 18ft H corner Infinity Wall (or “Cove”)
• 30ft H ceilings
• 400 amp 3 phase power (can shoot video)
• two 60 amp Joy outlets
• two 3×20 A/C breakout power boxes
• full-grade level loading bay entry (car can drive right on to Cove)
• client parking spaces directly at rear
• full kitchen with stove, sink, dishwasher, microwave, plates, and cutlery
• spacious makeup/hair/styling room with x4 makeup/hair stations
• client seating area
• private bathroom
• large flat screen TV with wireless image transfer capabilities for Mac
• sound system with iPod/iPhone dock
• MacBook in client area for internet use
• steamer, iron, and clothing rack

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Studio B is a beautiful ”available light studio”, located upstairs from Powell St. It boasts a 900 sq. ft. floor-to-ceiling white shooting space with:

• oversized southern-facing windows (complete with full blacks)
• 20ft H ceilings
• 100 amp 3 phase power
• one 60 amp Joy outlet
• one 3×20 A/C breakout power box
• a selection 16′ paper seamless backdrops (pull fee)
• makeup/hair station
• private bathroom
• sound system with iPod/iPhone dock
• steamer, iron, and clothing rack

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For all inquiries and studio bookings, contact Sugar Studio’s studio manager, CHRISTINA CULVER, at

THEY Rep at Mavi

THEY Rep owner and agent GINA HOLE and booker PATRICIA LAGMAY stopped by OPUS HOTEL last Thursday to view a sneak preview of MAVI‘s Spring/Summer 2010 collection. Thanks to CORA MAU at Mavi and Opus Hotel for hosting a great event!

THEY Rep at a Mavi event at Opus Hotel

Z!nk by Leila Bani, Sonia Leal-Serafim, and Christina Culver

Stylist LEILA BANI, makeup and hair stylist SONIA LEAL-SERAFIM, and nail artist CHRISTINA CULVER recently worked with photographer CHRIS HAYLETT on yet another stunning ZINK magazine editorial, this time for their Fall 2009 issue.

Zink by Leila Bani and Sonia Leal-Serafim

Holiday Picks for The Georgia Straight by Dan Nguyen

Hair and makeup artist DAN NGUYEN was recently asked by THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT for his top three hair do styles for the holiday season. Click here to read the entire article. Photo by ANGELA FAMA.

Dan Nguyen on The Georgia Straight