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Biography

Danish-born photographer Kenneth Willardt brings both creative vision and a deep understanding of branding to his work with many of the world's leading beauty and fashion companies, including L'Oreal, Maybelline, Clinique, Christian Dior, Shiseido, Max Factor, Revlon, Neutrogena, Clairol, Garnier, Pantene, Aussie, Nexxus, Calgon, Head & Shoulders, Sunglass Hut, Kira Plastinina, Target, and Victoria's Secret.

Since 2006, Kenneth's unforgettable images for Maybelline's worldwide campaigns have propelled the brand to become the #1 beauty brand in the world. In addition, he has been shooting award-winning imagery for the limited edition Maybelline Calendar since 2009. As the official sponsor of Mercedez-Benz Fashion Week, Maybelline partnered with Kenneth to produce the highly recognizable images seen in all New York Fashion Week advertising.

In the summer of 2010 he began a long-standing relationship with L'Oreal, shooting their global print advertising campaigns with celebrities such as Beyoncé, Gwen Stefani, Jennifer Lopez, Julianne Moore and Rachel Weisz. He was also commissioned to shoot the glamorous imagery for the special book project, "Inside Cannes: Golden Edition" that was released in 2012.

His editorial work has been published in countless publications worldwide including Allure, A Magazine, Berliner, China Vogue, German Vogue, Spanish Vogue, Brazilian Vogue, US Glamour, British Glamour, GQ, Italian Vanity Fair and Vogue Japan. Kenneth is regularly commissioned by Self and Seventeen magazines to photograph their monthly covers and accompanying inside portraits. Celebrity subjects have included Beyoncé, Kelly Osbourne, Selena Gomez, Emmy Rossum, Drew Barrymore, Penelope Cruz, Lily Collins, America Ferrera, Ashley Green, Katherine Heigl, Carly Rae Jepsen, Milla Jovovich, Ke$ha, Keira Knightly, Miranda Lambert, Lady Gaga, Lucy Liu, Lindsay Lohan, Eva Longoria, Leighton Meester, Hayden Panettiere, Sarah Jessica Parker, Katy Perry, Pink, Rhianna, Willow Shields, Jessica Simpson, Taylor Swift, Liv Tyler, Carrie Underwood, and Ziyi Zhang.