A true globalist, Christoph has worked successfully in film and photography all over the world. His passion for conceptual storytelling and carefully crafted imagery led to the unique visual style that characterises his work.
Christoph’s experience as a filmmaker and the fact that he can capture in one frame a whole story prove too why his advertising work has been so widely acclaimed.
His commissioned work includes numerous award winning commercials and international advertising campaigns.
Christoph divides his time between Cape Town, Berlin and New York and is fluent in English, French and German.
Fine Art Photography Awards, London 2017:
Nominee in category Abstract Photography
IPA Awards 2016, Los Angeles: Honourable Mention in category Advertising Product
IPA Awards 2013, Los Angeles: Honourable Mention in category Advertising Conceptual
IPA Awards 2013, Los Angeles: Honourable Mention in category Advertising Product
IPA Awards 2013, Los Angeles: Honourable Mention in category Advertising Other
IPA Awards 2012, Los Angeles, Honourable Mention in category Family
The 69th International Photographic Salon Of Japan, Tokyo, April 2009: Winner
Datacolor Competition, Zuerich, February 2009: Winner
Panasonic, Sony Ericsson, Siemens, Shark, Merck Pharmaceutical, Prudential, Astor Cosmetics, Playboy Fragrance, Levis Jeans, Esprit, Swisscom, Aspecta Insurance, Master Card US, Handelsblatt/Wirtschaftswoche, VTB Bank Moscow, Adidas, Telegate, Tiscali, Swatch...
Christoph Martin Schmid
72 Orange Street
Cape Town 8001
20 Bond Street
New York, NY 10012