Cristian Niculae is a photographer based in Bucharest, Romania specializing in fashion, beauty and advertising photography. The majority of his assignments include editorial and fashion photography for publication such as Unica, FHM, Cockaigne, All Hollow, Decay, Luxury, Zephyr Mag (US), NIF Magazine, InStyle, Etiquette, Miresici. He was born and raised in Bucharest, and learned professional film and digital photography while attending New York Institute of Photography. He is also a co-founder and creative mind of Cockaigne Magazine, an independent fashion and lifestyle magazine where creativity knows no boundaries. He worked with celebrities include Antonia, Catrinel Menghia, Ana Ularu, Loredana, Ilie Nastase, Nadia Comaneci, H.R.H Princess Lia of Romania, Catalin Stefanescu, Iuliana Luciu, Valentin Uritescu, Adrian Ciobanu and others.
His recent clients include Avon, Vodafone, Manoush, Gillette, Maiocci, Kristina Dragomir, Baneasa Shopping City and Mario Badescu. Cristian and his team specialize in fashion, advertising, beauty and editorial photography. Creative influences include Guy Bourdin, Steven Meisel, Tim Walker, Ruven Afanador, Alexander McQueen, Schon Magazine, Dazed and Confused and Quentin Tarantino. He shoots with Hasselblad medium format camera and with Canon EOS digital camera system. In doing so, Cristian delivers high quality images to his advertising, commercial and magazine clients.
Cristian Niculae is located in Bucharest, Romania and is available internationally.