Photographer Eli Schmidt was born and raised in Chicago, Illinios.
Upon graduating from the Savannah College of Art and Design, he moved to New York where he has been shooting since 2002.
Eli's bold and direct images blend the sensibilities of fashion, editorial and documentary photography . Exploring hidden, audacious and fleeting moments Eli gives an intimate look into the magic happening behind closed doors.
Selected Client List
Ralph Lauren, Donna Karan,Marc Jacobs Beauty, DKNY, Tommy Hilfiger, Redken, Clinique, Sak Fifth Ave, Bloomingdales, Perry Ellis, J Mendel, PUMA, G Shock, Belstaff, Swarovski, Otte, Troy Burch, Amazon ,Allure, Cosmopolitan, GQ.com, Vogue.com, Vogue China, T Magazine, Tabula Rasa, Womens Wear Daily, GayLetter,