Ralph Mecke /

After working for German brand-makers Peter Schmidt and Albert Wason in New York, it was the publication of his portraits of intellectuals and cultural icons in French VOGUE which helped him break through and create a name for himself in the industry.

Ralph Mecke was born in Berlin, and lives and works in Paris and New York.

He has collaborated with Achtung, GQ, Harper’s Bazaar, Num√©ro Homme, Vanity Fair, VOGUE Germany, VOGUE France and VOGUE US as well as prominent figures such as Cate Blanchett, Clemens Schick, Haider Ackermann, Julian Schnabel, Kanye West and Keira Knightley.