Tim Gao is a Shanghai based fashion & commercial advertising photographer. He is specialized in commercial, advertising, campaign, fashion, lifestyle, portrait and editorial magazine assignments.
With over 9 years of professional experience doing full-time photography, he can always deliver high quality works for both local and global clients.
Global clients including Estee Lauder (New York), Forbes (USA), Marni (Italy), Booking.com (Netherlands), LION Corporation (Japan), TÜV SÜD (Germany), Zadig & Voltaire (France), among others.
His works have been published on VOGUE Italia, ELLE (CHINA), Harper’s BAZAAR (CHINA), BoF, SO-EN, Schon Magazine (UK), Sicky Magazine (Spain), Fucking Young! Magazine (Spain), MOD Magazine (USA), LEWIS Magazine (UK) and Vanity Teen (UK), to name a few.
His photographs are beautiful and taken with great care to result in high quality images for high end clients and brands. The authentic style of his advertising photography is appealing, contemporary and story-telling. Advertising photography is more than selling a product, Tim has the ability to disseminate a brand’s essence with marketable identity. His work has a signature style of creativity and originality. He works efficiently with talents like fashion stylist, makeup artist, hair stylist and model agency to fulfill every photoshooting commission.
Tim is also partnered closely with creative agency and production company to produce large projects with a full team expertised in creative direction, model casting, styling direction, lighting gears and post production. Tim and his team can also provide location scouting service which makes either studio or outdoor / urban / street shooting flexible.
He can also travel to Beijing, Hong Kong, Guangzhou and other cities of China / Asia or globally to satisfy your demand.