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, DKNY, Tommy Hilfiger, Redken, Clinique, Sak Fifth Ave, Bloomingdales, Perry Ellis, J Mendel, PUMA, G Shock, Belstaff, Swarovski, Otte, Troy Burch, Amazon ,GQ, Vogue, Vogue China, T Magazine, Womens Wear Daily, Idol, Instinct, Flatt, GayLetter, Lab A4