El Estoque

Children on the catwalk

Children on the catwalk

Annie Zhang

February 26, 2019


Filed under OPINION

he catwalks down the runway, chin held high and face caked with makeup. Clothed with eye-catching colors and luxurious brands, she stops at the edge of the red carpet and poses — one, two, three. The cameras shutter, capturing the fitted dress that frames her underdeveloped figure. With a glea...

Strike a pose

Strike a pose

Sara Yang

September 21, 2011


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Multimedia

Video by Kevin Tsukii and Christophe Haubursin. Music by oldDog used under Creative Commons licensing.   Freshman Miki Rai has been working in the entertainment industry since the age of 10. She first auditioned and signed with Models Inc. Talent Agency in fifth grade; since then, she has tackled modeling, acting and singing jobs. “I’m not the best out there, there’s so many people to choose from,” Rai said. “But I do try my best and give 200 percent of...

Life behind the scenes

Life behind the scenes

Sara Yang

September 21, 2011


Filed under From the magazine, Print entertainment

Touring San Francisco in French designer duds, laughing with friends along the way—while this may seem like a scene from a typical day in the good life, a closer look reveals what something not so normal about the picture. Take a hint from the cameras following the smiling teenagers. This is not a pleasure...