Dorit Thies specializes in beauty, wellness and health photography, and is known for creating powerful imagery ranging form international magazine covers to compelling photos captured in exotic destinations around the world. Dorit brings an intuitive eye and unerring technique to her assignmentsm, and counts major publications, websites, top advertising agencies, and international corporations as her clients.
Born near Hamburg, Dorit relocated from Germany to Los Angeles in the late 80's. She had previously established herself as a hair and make up artist, working in Europe, Canada and the U.S.
The techniques and sensibilities she developed during this time now enable her to create strikingly detailed and conceptual compositons, particularly with her beauty clients which have also led to high-profile assignment shoots for varied projects, among them destination spas and such brand recognized companies as Urban Decay Cosmetics, LORAC Cosmetics, Wet n Wild Cosmetics, Merle Norman Cosmetics and Beachbody.com. Publications that have featured her work include Men's Health, Women's Health, Health, Yoga Journal, Fitness, Canadian Elle and Z!ink. In her free time Dorit is a bon vivant, and loves gardening, visiting art shows hiking and going on road trips.