Astrid Schulz has been a professional photographer for 15 years, specialising in portraiture and documentary imagery. Influenced by her background as a designer for Film and TV, Astrid is producing innovative ideas and inspiring art projects as well as intimate portraits and stories. Her work has been exhibited worldwide and her images were nominated to be amongst the best photo projects at the KOLGA Award in Tbilisi, Georgia in 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Born in Germany, she now lives in Central-London. She frequently travels abroad for her assignments and personal projects. Over the last 4 years she has been commissioned to photograph for a series of photo books in collaboration with the 'Goethe Institute Hanoi'. These images feature the people of Viet Nan in 5 different cities and open up an informative window into people's lives. One of these books won an award in 2015 (Bui Xuan Phai - 'Love for Hanoi' Award).