Christopher Andrew Cooke is a Photographer / Film Maker who has worked in New York, Los Angeles and Tokyo.
Working in the fashion business in New York, in a multitude of different positions gives him insight to fashion photography. His awareness to textiles, fabrication, movement and design, with his experience of working with talent and his drive to help move the product. Some of the companies he has worked with are: Etro, Burberry, Gucci, Ferragamo & Louis Vuitton, just to name a few.
Living in Tokyo and developing his skills, he has managed to connect with Japan`s sub-culture, food culture and fashion scene . In addition, Christopher shoots street and street fashion photography and while in Tokyo he will be launching new mixed media projects illustrating Tokyo's vibrant urban landscape. From runways in both New York and Tokyo fashion shows to the runways on the streets of Tokyo, he is always looking for shot to incorporate the environment, the movement of the garment and the light.
As for his short film projects, he uses the sounds and imagery of the city to create different atmospheres, as can be seen in his documentary short Cafe Racers Japan and his collection of 3 short films. Christopher has created over 50 short film projects including narrative short film, documentaries, and culinary media, he approaches each project with the same passion, carefully blending shape, light and color to produce imaginative and informative content.