Zhao Lei returns to GQ China’s pages for 2021. After channeling a cowboy earlier this year, the top model shakes things up for the magazine’s latest issue. This time around, Zhao finds a regal persona for a cheeky fall outing entitled “In My Kingdom.”
From crowns to jewels, Zhao redefines notions of royalty as he poses for GQ China. Nick Yang photographs the Chinese model for the occasion. Yang captures Zhao from sharp angles, unveiling a story with various photo techniques.
Fashion editor Ruiqi Wu embraces eclectic style to pull together a wardrobe for the season. Casual and formal clothing come together. Wu showcases various brands, including Versace, Coach, and Alexander McQueen.