David Slijper, born in Yorkshire and currently based in New York, is a fashion photographer who also specializes in beauty, advertising, and celebrity photography. He became interested in photography at the age of thirteen and fully pursued it when he was twenty-five. Slijper started his career as a freelance photographer, shooting for Sunday time’s magazine, the observer and the independent magazine, which led him to start contributing to i-d magazine in 1988. His photographic style is known for combining traditional and futuristic notions of beauty. Slijper creates conceptual and aesthetic images, enabling his work to move smoothly with a pure visual grace.