An American born in Bowdoinham, Carter Smith is a film director and fashion photographer who began his career as a filmmaker directing commercial campaigns for clients like Lancôme, Tommy Hilfiger and Tiffany's.
Standing out in his photographs are their originality, creativity, his attention to detail, contrasts and harmony.
As a fashion photographer, he has created photo reports for internationally acclaimed publications like The New York Times, GQ, Vogue and W magazine. He has also photographed many celebrities, including Katie Perry, Natalie Portman, Kristen Stewart and Mila Jovovich.
Carter Smith is visiting Madrid Photo Fest to talk to us about the stories his photos tell and how to express sensations that go beyond visual beauty alone. It is the perfect mix between image, advertising and creativity.