J. KONRAD SCHMIDT
Konrad, professional photographer and art director, was born in the year, George Orwell wrote a book about and Steve Jobs presented the “Macintosh”. He grew up in an architect family in the heart of Germany. After school he moved and took the chance to tie together the big loves of his life: great photography, aesthetic perfection and trustful team work.
He finished photography studies with excellent examination and ever since works as independant photographer based in Berlin.
Konrad works and lives as a “citizen of everywhere” between countless places all over the world.
J. Konrad Schmidt is considered the “entfant visible” of German photographers.
“Konrad ist ein Kerl, der das, was er macht, gerne richtig machen will und nicht nur mit dem halben Arsch!”
His work is known to be a composition of timeless elegance and style, rough perfection and an incorruptible glance for women.
In his personal projects and books J. Konrad Schmidt often uses analog black&white film as his way to tell a story within pictures. Not only in the darkroom this passion is a calm search for soul within the moment of exposure. Up close and personal.
J. Konrad Schmidt’s private life is dominated by fine black tea and piano based music.
„There is a real sense of story, and the models seem to be treated with a much more humanistic eye.”
„Ein Mann voller Leidenschaften!”
“Pur und roh feiert er in hartem Grau und tiefem Schwarz die Schönheit der Frauen.”