“Unless your name is Linda Evangelista, Cindy Crawford, or Christy Turlingtonot a supermodel.” – Coco Rocha

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L’OFFICIEL MANILA
June 2016 cover story
featuring Coco Rocha

PHOTOGRAPHY BY RALPH MENDOZA
VIDEOGRAPHY BY SAMANTHA LEE
SITTINGS BY PAM QUIÑONES
WITH SPECIAL THANKS TO MJ BENITEZ AND OMAR ERMITA
WITH ADDITIONAL INTERVIEWS BY ANDREA ANG AND YSTYLE (THE PHILIPPINE STAR)

In this post-supermodel world, models are no longer mere mannequins upon which to project a fantasy, but living, breathing creatures who get snapped by paparazzi as they exit the gym. How to stand out in a world where mystery no longer exists? Martin Yambao learns the formula from Coco Rocha, who has mastered the game: a new breed of top model for the social media age.

This story originally appeared in L’Officiel Manila’s June 2016 issue. An excerpt appears here.

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