Portrait, Celebrity and Advertising photographer based in the heart of Europe, in beautiful Austria.

Stefan is recognized among the 200 Best Ad Photographers worldwide by Lürzer's Archive, is a Hasselblad Certified Creative and was awarded the CCA Venus recently.

His unconventional style full of raw beauty, draws a fine line between commercial photography and art. 

He is collaborative, passion driven, an out-of-the-box thinker, a teamplayer and a fun guy to work with. Clients appreciate his creative inputs, his reliability and his discreet approach to celebrity shoots.

Stefan works with presigious brands, shoots campaigns, ads and editorials - his works appear in major publications and exhibitions.

Getting the perfect shot doesn't stop behind the camera: Stefan is a passionate golfer and always up for hitting the links.


photo credit: Philipp Monihart


Alice Cooper | Augustin Teboul | Austrian Airlines | Barracuda Music | Blixa Bargeld | B&W | CCP Cam Cole | Carol Christian Poell | Chuck Ragan | David Duchovny | ELLE | Eikon | Etage Noir Records | Garry Clark Jr. | GQ | Hollywood Vampires | IDOL Magazine | James Blunt | Jamie Lidell | Jimmy Cliff | Joe Perry | Johnny Depp | Joss Stone | Kurt Ostbahn | Lampchop | L'Eclaireur Paris | Le Paradox | Littlemill Distillery | Loch Lomond | MAKK | Milow | Not Just a Label | NOUS Models LA | Parov Stelar |  Paul Kalkbrenner  | PH Magazine | Richie Kotzen | Rod Stewart | Samsa G. Munich | Hans Söllner | Some/Things | Sunrise Avenue | Status Quo | Stephan Eicher | Sting | The Clairvoyants | TOTO| Tribe | Trikont | Una Burke | Universal Music | Uriah Heep | Virgine Mag | Vogue Italia | William Fitzsimmons | Ziggy Chen Shanghai | Zucchero | ZZ Top 


Lürzer's Archive Best 200 Photographers Worldwide  
Hasselblad Certified Creative | Prix Victoria
CCA Venus Creative Award for Photography   
Goldener Hahn Advertising Award  |  B&W Magazine Merit Award 
Oskar Kokoschka Art Prize for Photography


Armel Soyer Paris | Liu Haisu Art Museum Shanghai | Fashion Week London | Fine Art Gallery Austria | Fotokultur Schweiz | Fototriennale Hamburg | Kaunas Photo | MAK Vienna | MAKK Cologne | MFIK Nürnberg | Museo Arte Reina Sofia Madrid | Oskar Kokoschka House Austria | Photoszene Cologne | Photo Vienna | Samsa G. Gallery Munich | Lumina Vienna | Schaelpic Gallery Cologne | West46 Wien 

all images © copyright Stefan Sappert | data protection