- Photography Teachers
- Michael Muller
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.
Michael Muller is an award-winning celebrity and advertising photographer and director whose work has appeared in countless campaigns and major publications, from Speedo, Nike, Kodak, Coca-Cola, Billabong, TD Ameritrade, Turkish Airlines, Mazda, Nike, Dodge, Range Rover, Fila, and VonZipper to Vanity Fair, Elle, Rolling Stone, Harper's Bazaar, Flaunt, The New York Times, ESPN The Magazine, Esquire, Interview, and Time. He is also one of the top key-art photographers in the business, with credits ranging from Sons of Anarchy to all the Iron Man movies, Spider-Man, The Avengers, Spring Breakers, the X-Men movies, and Captain America: Winter Soldier.
"Instead of posing actors in generic poses and stringing together shots for a final image, Muller prefers to shoot posters in camera, directing scenes on set where actors tend to feel more comfortable and are already in costume," Variety noted in a 2013 feature Michael's entertainment-advertising photography. "If you can shoot fast and make (actors) look good they love it," says Michael, who is represented as a director by RSA Films.
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.
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.
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.