By Katie French For Mailonline. A British catwalk star has claimed fashion photographers threaten to blacklist models who won't date them. Olympia Campbell, 22, says her agency Viva warned her about a number of photographers who are known for trying to make a pass at models. She said it might be that the photographer is 'flirty', and will ask to meet for a casting then ask the model out for a drink.
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Olympia Campbell claims photographers blacklist models who won't date them
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Please refresh the page and retry. O ne of the brightest talents on the British catwalk has accused a number of fashion photographers of threatening to blacklist models who refuse to date them. Miss Campbell, whose sister Edie - also a model - wrote an open letter last year urging the industry to tackle the problem of sexual abuse, suggested some photographers were abusing their influence. She voiced her fears at a time when the fashion industry is still reeling over revelations about the predatory and abusive behaviour of veteran photographer Terry Richardson, who was banned by Vogue magazine last October after disturbing allegations resurfaced that he had engaged in sexually inappropriate behaviour with young models during photo shoots. Before and After louiebanksshoots.