Jon Kortajarena Flashback

By: Michael Matson

The last holiday weekend of summer often finds us in a reflective state. Sometimes so much so, we overshoot by a few years. That’s what happened here as we went back to the summer of 2008, when Jon Kortajarena starred in this dreamy campaign for Guess.

The Yu Tsai-lensed images appeared while the Spanish supermodel was still a bit of an enigma; before his memorable turn in A Single Man. Kortajarena is still a beautiful sight to behold, but the mystery surrounding him in those days was all the more alluring.