Dirk Seiden Schwan is a photographer, born and raised in Stuttgart, Germany. Intending to study industrial design he working for 'frog-design', where he discovered his interest in photography in their still-live studio. Shortly after Schwan began to assist fashion and portrait photographers in Germany, and then in Paris. Now established as a Paris based fashion photographer he often contributes to Dazed & Confused, 10 magazine and Self Service.