American-born photographer


has a signature style, combining classical influences with a touch of rock and roll, and strong personalities.

From fashion models and ethereal performers, to extraordinary individuals in the every day, he searches for authenticity in the people he portrays.

Darren started as an assistant in 2007 for fashion photographer Stan Shaffer, a larger than life personality in his own right. Then via commercial photography agency at Acorn Photo to photographer in 2011. Freelance since 2016, Darren works directly for brands, ad agencies, and production companies. 

Darren lives and works in Amsterdam (NL).

Download his CV here.
Terms and Conditions 2020


adidas NL,  AMFI, Amsterdam Open Air, Australian Capital Equity,  Bas Kosters, The Bijenkorf, Chasing the Hihat, Constellation, DIFR Communications, Gardens of Babylon, Nederlands Loterij, McDonald’s Australia, Pearle Opticians, radio radio, Portico Consulting, Q-Dance, TOTO, Voorwinden, Westknits

For bookings or inquries:
Talk or App: +31 (0)6 39 49 36 50


i-D Nederlands, QANTAS In flight Magazine, ARCHITECTUREAU, Gardening Australia Magazine, Horizons Magazine, HUF Magazine, Jetstar In Flight Magazine, STM 


British Journal of Photography, Fremantle Press

© 2019 Darren Smith