the vault

Episode 1: Photographer Adam Katz Sinding of Le21eme talks about fashion week and how he broke into the business

 Photo credit: Adam Katz Sinding

Photo credit: Adam Katz Sinding


Adam Katz Sinding is one of the most powerful creatives behind a camera in fashion. His blog, Le21eme, is a visual masterpiece of street style images from across the globe. His style differentiates himself from hundreds of photographers at Fashion Week, and in editorial. 

In chatting with Adam, you'll hear the same powerful voice that you see in his work. He's bold, extremely direct, and doesn't sugar-coat anything he talks about. His love for what he does pours out into the talk, which will come to no surprise as to why he's successful in his career. 

If you're looking to pursue a career in fashion photography, Adam's interview will give you a realistic outlook on how he broke into the business, his travels, work/life balance, and overall lifestyle. 

Most of Adam's work revolves around global fashion weeks. From Paris to New York Fashion Week, Adam travels and shoots over 8 months year for magazines like W Magazine, Lucky Magazine, and Elle.

Like most success stories, Adam's starts at a solid foundation: He outworks people right out of the gate. So if you're looking for a cheat sheet on how to succeed, you might not find it on this episode. You will find honest and transparent answers to questions, which you'll appreciate. 

Instagram: @Le21eme Twitter: @Le21eme Snapchat: Le21eme

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Music on this episode of The Vault is by Ben Bethurum, check out his SoundCloud for more tunes.