Sophie Huntley is a photographer and moving image maker (b. 1997 Essex). With a degree in BA(Hons) Fashion Photography, her work stylistically conveys elements of fashion and fine art. Sophie approaches creating visuals as a piece of art: fascinated by form, the body, landscape, light and water. Sophie's work demonstrates a focus on women, deriving from the position of women within society and her own personal experience.https://sophie-huntley.format.com
Lorenzo Frison is a 29 year old visual artist based in Belgium. He has a heart for photography, film/cinematography, art direction and storytelling. In 2019 he graduated a LUCA School of arts with a bachelor degree in Film, Television and Storytelling. In september of 2020 he started a new education in photography to re-master his skills.https://lorenzofrison.format.com
Being in love with people and photography Craig Fleming finds it only natural to combine the two. Specialized in fashion and portraiture he shoots in medium format and 35mm film as well as with a digital camera. Craig's passion is as strong today as when he first started photographing in the '80s.https://craigfleming.format.com
London-based fashion, portrait and celebrity photographer. Marta Literska specialises in shooting campaigns and creating content for fashion brands. Her photography style can be described as contemporary with nostalgically vintage aesthetics.https://marta-literska.format.com
Kristine Kilty is an international Creative Fashion Director. She is known for an artistic yet sexy aesthetic that is injected with attitude. A maximalist at heart, who loves the dark as much as the exuberant. Kristine's work spans across celebrity portraits, advertising campaigns, fashion editorials, music videos, artistic exhibitions and more! Kristine has worked with Lewis Hamilton, Coco Rocha, Nick Jonas, Naomie Harris, Boy George, Liam Gallagher and Leona Lewis, to name a few.https://kristinekilty.format.com
There are a number of different kinds of fashion photography types that you could be shooting on any given day – from studio shoots to outdoor set ups. It’s important to properly plan out the photoshoot beforehand and have an idea of what you will be working with, in terms of lighting, backdrops, etc. This plan should include deciding the technical tools you will need to bring on the day of – like the camera, lenses, and lighting options.
Luca Kraus is a portrait photographer based in Munich and Milan. He tries to keep his pictures natural and aesthetic without retouching them too much. Lucas desire to show the world how beautiful a moment, a person or a location can be, can be seen through all his pictures.https://lucakraus.format.com
Brandon St.Jean's work is a mix of modern day art and techniques, but also paying homage to the era where film reigned. Brandon is a lover of photography and I continues to present that passion hoping that people can view his portfolio and become inspired like he was when first picking up a camera.https://brandonjstjean.format.com
California native, Kristy Sparow truly began her career in photography after moving to Paris in 2009. First, developing her eye in Los Angeles with a focus on music and the throws of her own life. Fashion, music, and entertainment have been her focus with images regularly seen in major media around the world.https://kristy-sparow.format.com
Turkey-born photographer Cihan Öncü’s photography is a reflection of his inner world and is marked by a plain visual aesthetic; objects of daily use play the leading role in his images. Conveying a sense of intimacy, these scenes enable us to have a glimpse at our inner worlds. Almost all his shots, bearing a unique color palette, point to a moment of halt that invites the viewer to feel the sound and odor.https://cihan-oncu.format.com
Prior to the shoot, you need to understand what the purpose is – will your photos be used for catalogue, editorials, or high-fashion? You need to understand whether the photographs will be used solely for social media or blown up to display across a building wall. This will help with coming up with the creative designs and also with developing the technical tool kit you will need in your camera bag.
Born and raised in Belgium with Italian roots, Gaetan Caputo was fascinated by the fashion photography world. This "self-made-man" began working professionally in 2005. His imagination, technical knowledge and lighting skills made him stand out in the fashion photography & industry.http://caputo.format.com
Trevor Brady is a fashion and portrait photographer, based between Vancouver and Berlin. Trevor started as a designer and art director, but needed a change and to express his visual language. He shoots mostly on film and his work is influenced by graphically components. He is interested in finding beauty in the strange, and expression in simplicity. He loves minimal design, fashion, furniture, architecture, touching magazines, photographing interesting people, and sharing his visual knowledge.https://trevorbradystudio.format.com
Vlad Andrei is a photographer working in fashion with both still and moving images with a background in documentary photojournalism. He has studied for an MA in Fashion Photography at the London College of Fashion/University of Arts London and has worked with magazines and clients such as Harper's Bazaar, Cosmopolitan, Forbes, Dior Makeup, DOVE, and Elite Model Look.https://vladandrei.format.com
Sebastian Pielles is a Fashion Photographer born 1980 in East Berlin. In his pictures, he shows his vision of the authentic lifestyle of a Berliner by the impact of fashion and youth culture. His photographs appear fresh, young, and rich published in Kaltblut Magazine, Fucking Young, C-Heads, Nakid and others. Sebastian's work can also be seen made for brands like American Apparel, Augustin Teboul, Lala Berlin, Coca Cola, Converse, La Biosthetique.https://sebastianpielles.format.com
Constance is a portrait, fashion, and lifestyle photographer currently based in Bristol, South West England, and working regularly in London. Constance's work has a raw, timeless and natural style with a less is more approach to retouching.https://constance.format.com
Fashion photography is shot both outside on the streets and inside of studios. If you don’t have your own studio or are shooting in a new location, do your best to get yourself acquainted with the location before the day of. When you do have the ability to choose, make sure you arrive at pre-planning meetings with some location options you are comfortable with. This will help you get the most of the fashion photography photoshoot because you’ll know the kind of natural light you have and what you need to bring with you. The more you can limit surprises that may come your way, the better.
Eilish McCormick is a fashion and portrait photographer from Northern Ireland. She is very inspired by the Irish landscape, childhood memories, my home, film, and music. Her work is created mostly with digital cameras, and film for personal work.https://eilishmccormick.format.com
Jess Lafrankie, Photography Studies College graduate and member of the Australian Institute of Professional Photography, has been published in over 40 international magazines and has developed a style and technique in the middle ground of art and advertising that has bought her many of Australia's clients and publications.https://jesslafrankie.format.com
It’s always important to make sure your blog is up-to-date with your most recent shoots. The fashion photography industry is highly competitive and if you are shooting high-fashion, you’ll probably be working on a big-budget photoshoot. To continue to build your network and land more shoots within the industry, be sure to share the spread of your photos as well as the creative process behind your work is highlighted on your online portfolio. Format has a number of different online portfolio website options catered specifically to fashion photography!
It’s important that the models trust you and are comfortable in front of your camera. Fashion photography is about selling a lifestyle, so it’s important to be able to capture the story of the model so people can connect with the photography. Having good rapport with your models will help you capture their essence, synonymous with the brand’s. Meeting with them before the shoot, keeping things light during tense moments, and developing a human connection with your models can help with rapport building.
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