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Brian Bowen Smith
Protege of the Photography Icon Herb Ritts. Brian's A-List celebrity images have graced countless magazine covers and fashion campaigns. His personal work has been shown at galleries around the world.
Born and raised in New York, Brian became a professional photographer by a less traditional route than most.
After catching the eye of legendary photographer Herb Ritts while performing as a pro athlete, and a subsequent invitation to appear in a Gap campaign, Herb became his mentor and friend.
Four years as Herb’s assistant helped Brian to find his personal photographic style, and assignments for W, Vanity Fair, Esquire, Self & Interview soon followed. Brian has been working steadily ever since.
Brian lives in Los Angeles with his wife and young son.
Photo School Co-Founder; Michael's photography can be found on countless campaigns and blockbuster action movie posters. He is also a prominent adventure & wildlife photographer, especially known for his innovative shark photography.
Photo School Co-Founder; Patrick is know for his captivating brand of celebrity portraiture. An award winning director, Patrick is a master of both large scale studio lighting, and intimate polaroid shoots alike.
Kenny is a graphic designer who has created tons of amazing movie posters and album covers. He and his team at Gravillis inc work closely with photographers and artist to take ideas from sketches, to billboards.
Estevan Oriol is the preeminent Los Angeles street photographer of his generation. His legendary work has documented the low rider, and street gang lifestyle for over 20 years.
Pro Skater turned Pro Photographer, Arto is known for his breathtaking skate photography as well as his incredible lifestyle & portrait images.
Andi is one of Patrick Hoelck's favorite retouching artists, responsible for putting the finishing touches on many of his most recognizable images. She's also a great photographer in her own right, shooting major fashion and advertising campaigns.
Photoschool staffer Chad Brooks has assisted Michael Muller & Patrick Hoelck for years. From lighting, to lenses, Chad is a jack of all trades how knows every trick of the trade inside and out.
Jess has worked for Michael Muller every day for years. She is a formally trained Photoshop Wiz and has retouched thousands of images form Michael.