Martin Schoeller is a photographer based in the centre of New York who has a specific style of photography who's work is distinguished when comparing his photography to other famous photographer. Schoeller is prided on provide the same treatment to all of his subjects whether they are celebrities or everyday people.
The Work that Schoeller is most recognized for are his portraits that are all shot with a similar background, lighting, backdrop, and tone. Martin Schoellers work features in The New Yorker, Outside Magazine, Entertainment weekly, Rolling Stone, GQ, Esquire and last but not least Vogue
is a New York based photographer whose style is distinguished by similar treatment of all subjects whether they are celebrities or unknown. His most recognizable work are his portraits, shot with similar lighting, backdrop, and tone. His work appears in The New Yorker, Outside Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, Rolling Stone, GQ, Esquire, and Vogue."
Below are four examples of his portraits. Each of the subjects that Schoeller has captured are lit from all sides and from behind the camera. Each Subject is staring directly into the lens creating a very powerful image. When relating it to thirds the eyes and mouth are postioned on the intersect.
I am aiming to make pictures featuring on my magazine almost like a piece of art by taking close up photographs of solo artist in the way that Martin by doing this I am aiming of drawing the audience in to my subjects eyes. Schoeller.