May 23 - 5:05 PM
Dove commissions Melanie Acevedo to shoot an ad campaign that challenges India to rethink common beauty ideals
Since 2004, Dove has been working to advance a broader, more inclusive definition of beauty, and its latest campaign is continuing that effort in India, where the ideals are particularly narrow. “In fact, our new research suggests 76 percent of Indian women believe that in today’s society, it is critical to meet certain beauty standards,” […]

May 16 - 11:38 AM
The campaign for Hush Puppies’ spring/summer collection, photographed by Melanie Acevedo, is all about the wonderful things that “Life is…”

May 09 - 4:21 PM
Melanie Acevedo photographs actress and artist Bahia Haifi and model and environmentalist Tatjana Patitz for Chico’s #HelloImFabulous campaign

March 04 - 9:15 PM
We agree with Melanie Acevedo and Mrs. Sizzle: Dogs, especially rescue dogs, are truly wonderful
“I really think kids need to be brought up with animals in the house,” Melanie Acevedo tells Suzanne Donaldson, a former executive photo director for Glamour who founded the pet-centric website Mrs. Sizzle. “It teaches them so many important lessons about responsibility and compassion. Their relationships with these animals will be with them their whole […]

February 03 - 8:00 PM
View the portfolio: Melanie Acevedo’s “People, Places, and Things”
To view the 21-page portfolio, click on the cover image below or visit  

January 27 - 6:58 PM
Melanie Acevedo photographs ad campaign for Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants

January 26 - 8:38 PM
Presenting our new photo annual, SMart Book 2016, now viewable online
We’re thrilled to present SMart Book 2016, our new photo annual featuring stunning images by our photographers. As in years past, the book was designed by Design:MW here in New York and printed in Germany by GZD. This year’s cover image is by Melanie Acevedo. You can flip through the entire book for free by […]

January 12 - 6:50 PM
Congratulations to Best Magazine Cover nominees Melanie Acevedo, Jeff Lipsky, Miller Mobley, Nino Muñoz, and Art Streiber
ASME, the American Society of Magazine Editors, recently announced the nominees for its annual Best Cover Contest. We’re thrilled to report that five of our photographers are among the creatives whose work was selected: • Two Parents covers by Melanie Acevedo—a back-to-school series of fashion portraits and a portrait for a feature on raising confident […]

December 24 - 12:33 PM
Happy holidays from all of us at Stockland Martel
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December 02 - 8:45 PM
Melanie Acevedo photographs a Manhattan apartment transformed by designer Miles Redd
A Manhattan couple recently asked interior designer extraordinaire Miles Redd and his colleague David Kaioboi to transform their Upper West Side home, and the results are at once elegant, playful, and rich with color. Melanie Acevedo photographed the residence for Veranda‘s December cover. Here’s a look…