Fashion photography has become a very sought after profession these days. It is an upcoming industry and offers limitless possibilities to amateurs and professionals alike. It is a very rewarding career for anyone who has a naturally bent of mind in photography. Listed below are a few famous fashion photographers who have managed to carve a niche for themselves in the industry:
Arnaldo Anaya-Lucca: Arnaldo Anaya-Lucca has photographed for a number of publications, often capturing his subjects in movement or in the air. He shoots mostly men and recently did a number of excellent ad campaigns for Ralph Lauren, including their 2012 Summer Olympic Campaign.
Horst Diekgerdes:Horst Diekgerdes shoots for Elle, Numero, Harper’s Bazaar, Another Man, Sonia Rykiel, H&M, and Uniqlo, always creating mysterious fairytale-like scenes that seem to have a dark side. As a masterful storyteller, he uses soft light and interesting outdoor and indoor locations.
Driu + Tiago: Driu + Tiago do brilliant work together. Huge props for the latest spreads they’ve done for Wonderland and Amica magazines – from fierce nudes to stunning models in black and white.
Sebastian Kim:Sebastian Kim’s work can be found in Harper’s Bazaar UK, i-D, Interview, Muse, Numro, Numro Japan, W, and Vogue,, with incredible ad campaigns for Alexander Wang, Calvin Klein, John Galliano, and Opening Ceremony. Whether shooting celebrities or models, individually or in groups, he tells stories though fashion photography in a sexy, tasteful manner.
Alessio Bolzoni: Alessio Bolzoni’s work is avant-garde and dramatic, often putting people in groups together and creating patterns with them. He shoots for Grey, L’ora, L’Officiel, and other magazines, always knowing how to mix high fashion with new ideas that he’s amazing at pulling off.
Alice Hawkins: Alice Hawkin’s work can be found in LOVE, Vogue, i-D, Harper’s Bazaar, InStyle, and Vanity Fair. Her work is sexy and intriguing, reaching the core of her subjects in both her commercial and fine art fashion photography endeavors. Her ad campaigns for Diesel, Agent Provocateur, and Topman have been some of her greatest work.
Aline & Jacqueline Tappia: Aline & Jacqueline Tappia are another excellent fashion photography duo, who shoot for SID Magazine, ODDA, Fiasco, DSECTION, GQ Italia, Grit, and others. They know how to play up simple backgrounds with great angles, lighting, and styling.
Alessandro Dal Buoni: Alessandro Dal Buoni’s fashion photography has unmistakable softness and grace. He shoots for L’Officiel Hommes China, Bon, GQ Japan, Amica, L’Officiel Hommes Germany, Hunter, Dazed & Confused Japan, AnOther Man, D Magazine, Dazed & Confused, i-D, Mixte, Mixte Hommes, Rolling Stone, V and V Man, among others. He has additionally done striking campaigns for Dior Homme, Yohji Yamamoto, Roberta Furlanetto, KRISVANASSCHE, and more.