Through the Lens: Cristianna Cardinale

Member of 3KT, Cristianna Cardinale books Christopher String for headshots in New Jersey. One of the members of 3KT, Cristianna Cardinale sits in front of the camera for Xist Talent. Styled by Christopher String with hair and makeup by Yvelissa Munoz.

In the Studio with Alex from Xist

Xist Model and Talent’s, Maria DeSantis scouts children from around the country to sign and sit for our children’s portrait sessions. Operating in print, web and on-screen, Xist’s talented children appear in current ad campaigns and blockbuster movies. Visit for more!

Matthew for XIST

Matthew is lensed by Christopher String for XIST Model and Talent.  Specializing in children’s fashion, acting and modeling.  Work includes speaking and non-speaking roles as well as web and print.


Kendall was a real pleasure to work with as are all of the children that we take on at Xist.  Quiet, well-mannered and enthusiastic to interact with the camera made this shoot a lot of fun and easy to get great images.  Our children’s photography strives to match fashion, editorial …

Xist Headshots

Children are often rambunctious and crazy and this was one of the few moments of stillness that we had at XIST with him. With little to worry about other than an unzipped jacket, he runs around dancing and singing in the studio.