Daniel Sannwald

Photographer, other credits: Director


Nationality: Germany
Born in Germany in 1979, Daniel Sannwald is emerging as one of the true original voices in contemporary photography. In a landscape dominated by referential and repetitive imagery, Daniel is establishing a strong and recognizable signature that is already catching the attention of some of the most influential trendsetters in the fashion and photography industries. His surrealistic and hauntingly beautiful images speak of a world were Fashion and Art meet to reveal a unique narrative. Daniel studied at the Royal Academy in Antwerp (MA Honours) and is now based in London.

Daniel regularly contributes to some of the most influential fashion magazines - 032c, 10 Men, Arena Homme +, Dazed & Confused, i-D, PoP Magazine, V Magazine and Vogue Hommes Japan.

i-D Magazine wrote: “Daniel Sannwald takes spellbinding pictures. An outstanding Image-maker, his visionary techniques are paving the way forward for the next generation of fashion photographers. Daniel dreams up hyperreal, conceptual shoots which continually blend the existential line between fantasy and reality. His creative references are always complex, intelligent, intriguing and totally original, and his ascents to recognition has been steady and totally well-deserved.


Exploring the Art of Paradox with Chanel
Vogue Arabia (Editorial)
published: October 2016
Living Proof
British Vogue (Editorial)
published: July 2016
Vogue Germany (Editorial)
published: June 2016
It's a Bug's Life
British Vogue (Editorial)
published: April 2016
Various Campaigns (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 2016
DROMe S/S 16
Various Campaigns (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 2016
Garten Eden
Vogue Germany (Editorial)
published: January 2016
Ffrench Fancies
Dazed Magazine (Editorial)
season: Winter 2015
60/90 Années Erotiques
Magazine Antidote (Editorial)
published: November 2015
Numéro (Editorial)
published: October 2015

Daniel Sannwald in the news:

Models.com: MDX
Models.com: Of the Minute
Models.com: Daily Feed
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