|  The Best of DC  |  Councilmag.com
photo_128.jpg

Opening night: Fashions by Ean Williams

This behind-the-scenes photo essay features couture collections by Mr. DCFW, Ean Williams, as captured through the lens of photographer Jerald Council. Lights, camera, action.

Yards Park Bridge, a night of fashion in Washington, D.C.

Yards Park Bridge, a night of fashion in Washington, D.C.

Yards Park Bridge, Washington, D.C.

Yards Park Bridge, Washington, D.C.

DC Fashion Week's opening night features Ean Williams' Corjor International Collection

Model sports Magnum Swimwear by Ean Williams

Model sports Magnum Swimwear by Ean Williams

Corjor International Collection by Ean Williams

Corjor International Collection by Ean Williams

Photographed from opposite side of runway

Ean Williams, designer and executive director of DC Fashion Week

Ean Williams, designer and executive director of DC Fashion Week

Backstage, Ean prepares a model for the runway

Ean, center, inspects dresses before models walk the runway

Ean, center, inspects dresses before models walk the runway

Corjor International Collection

Ean adjusts fashion model Steven Beck's outfit

Ean adjusts fashion model Steven Beck's outfit

Canal Basin at Yards Park

Canal Basin at Yards Park

Capitol Riverfront bridge serves as runway at sunset

Models of the night

Models of the night

Portraits of beauty, Miss Ethiopia USA 2016, left

Portraits of beauty, Miss Ethiopia USA 2016, left

Backstage with Corjor International

Backstage with Corjor International

Eric Wright, left, Steven Beck and Omar Perez

Eric Wright, left, Steven Beck and Omar Perez

Menswear from Corjor International

Dramatic capture by photographer Jerald Council

Dramatic capture by photographer Jerald Council

Silhouetted image as model exits runway

Show also features Models Inc. performers

Show also features Models Inc. performers

April Miller, stage manager and model coordinator, with Guy Lambert, master of ceremony

April Miller, stage manager and model coordinator, with Guy Lambert, master of ceremony

Ean, with April Miller, announces special guest model, Steven Beck

Ean, with April Miller, announces special guest model, Steven Beck