Ralph Wenig grew up surrounded by fashion and journalism in Munich, Germany. After Berlin and New York, he finally settled in Paris and has been a freelance fashion and celebrity photographer since 1997.
Shooting for magazines such as Italian Vogue, Russian Vogue, Spanish Vogue, Japanese Vogue, Vanity Fair Italy and 7000 magazine, Ralph has photographed celebrities such as Audrey Tautou, Vanessa Paradis, Catherine Deneuve, Olivier Martinez, Olga Kurylenko, Jean Reno, Dita Von Teese, Steffi Graf and André Agassi, Mika, and many more.
Clients include Kenzo, Emmanuel Ungaro, Giambattista Valli, Swarovski, Louis Vuitton, Hermes, L’Oréal Pro, Longines, Nokia, Moet & Chandon, Galeries Lafayette and Samsung.
Ralph is also a passionate traveller and has done several personal projects in India, Burma, Laos, Thailand, Indonesia, Dubai and Oman, as well as underwater photography. He started directing videos in 2003 and now splits his time between photography and directing. He is represented by Carole Dardanne/ARTSPHERE.