The German photographer Lydia Gorges started to follow her passion with an apprenticeship in photography and then she began her career as an assistant in still life and advertising photography in Germany, where she acquired her wide range of technical skills.
Following her interest in fashion, she decided to change her field of work to fashion and moved to Paris in 2004. Throughout the next six years she traveled the globe assisting photographers like Camilla Akrans, Michelangelo di Battista as a first assistant for 5 years, Glen Luchford and Ezra Petronio from Selfservice Magazine. In 2010 she decided to collaborate with her partner Jens Schmidt and they are now working as a duo as well.
She is based in Berlin and she has worked for magazines and clients like: Vogue Russia, Vogue Germany, Glamour Germany, Glamour Spain, B Magazine, Bite, GQ, L'Officiel Homme, Modzik, Sleek , Spray, Tush, Port Magazine, MyTheresa.