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, 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.


Teen Vogue (Editorial)
published: 03/15/2017
Printemps (Editorial)
published: March 2017
Stella McCartney for Adidas S/S 17
Adidas (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 2017
Nike Jordan
Nike (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 2017
We Ran As If To Meet The Moon
Garage Magazine (Editorial)
season: Spring/Summer 2017
Noon Magazine (Editorial)
published: September 2016
Living Proof
British Vogue (Editorial)
published: July 2016
It's a Bug's Life
British Vogue (Editorial)
published: April 2016
GQ Style UK S/S 16 Special Edition Cover
GQ Style UK (Magazine Cover)
season: Spring/Summer 2016
Kingston Rises
GQ Style UK (Editorial)
season: Spring/Summer 2016

Daniel Sannwald in the news:

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