Elevated E-commerce

the highest 
standards in
e-commerce
photography 
and video

WHO

Leaders in elevated,
innovative, e-Commerce

Splashlight is a leading visual content creation company (photography and video). Founded in 2002, Splashlight has an award winning grounding in high-fashion photography. Innovation has always been in our DNA. Splashlight was the first visual content company to specialize in e-Commerce. Over the years we have built a reputation for bringing the quality standards of high-fashion photography and video into the high-velocity, high-volume world of e-Commerce.

Recognized as the Best by the Best In 2004, the Estate and Foundation of Richard Avedon asked Splashlight to carry on his legacy by managing his studio, where Vanity Fair's iconic covers were shot by Annie Leibovitz.

Partner to the world’s leading
brands and retailers

Splashlight brings unmatched experience in implementing and scaling visual content solutions. This has made us the premier visual content partner for a number of the world’s most respected retailers, luxury brands, and fashion houses.

A Breadth and Depth of Experience Splashlight has worked with over 330 brands and retailers. Our wide experience provides the same high standards and levels of brand aspiration for niche emerging brands as we do for large-scale global brands.

WHAT

CAPABILITIES

Whether you need to shoot your online catalog, design, operate an in-house studio, or gain insights about your content and latest trends, we pride ourselves on bespoke and scalable solutions.

Studio Management

Design, Build, Manage
in-house Studios

Strategy & Planning

Content Strategy
Research and Insights
Consulting

Creative

Creative direction
On-set art direction
Styling
Graphic design

Production

pre-production / casting
production
Still life - On-figure - Editorial 360° photography
video production

Post Production

Editing
Motion graphics
Retouching

Content Management

TURNKEY visual content
creation platform
Visual asset management
merchandise tracker
live inventory workflow

HOW

A UNIQUE COMBINATION OF
MEthodology,
turnkey technology
& Creativity

High Quality
High Productivity
High Scalability

The world’s leading brands choose Splashlight because they don’t have to compromise on the sophistication they want or the scale and speed that they need. Splashlight’s consistently high standards are a result of our uniquely structured systems and services.

TECHNOLOGYMETHODOLOGYCREATIVITY
David Yurman
PHOTOGRAPHER Hans Neumann
THEORY
SPLASHLIGHT
PHOTOGRAPHER ARTHUR BELBEAU
DKNY
Rebecca Taylor
PHOTOGRAPHER Amy Troost
ED by Ellen Degeneres
PHOTOGRAPHER ERIN DERBY
David Yurman
Aldo
Boden
ED by Ellen Degeneres
PHOTOGRAPHER ERIN DERBY
ED by Ellen Degeneres
PHOTOGRAPHER Zolton Tombor
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PHOTOGRAPHER Zolton Tombor
Splashlight
PHOTOGRAPHER ARTHUR BELEBEAU
ED by Ellen Degeneres
PHOTOGRAPHER Zolton Tombor
Cat Perkins
Photographer Lara Jade
Yogasmoga
Photographer Michael FLores
ED by Ellen Degeneres
PHOTOGRAPHER Zolton Tombor
Helmut Lang
DKNY
PHOTOGRAPHER Peter Rosa
ED by Ellen Degeneres
Erin Derby
David Yurman

SOPHISTICATION
AT SCALE

 
Square feet of Splashlight Photo studios
 
Products Shot in 2016
 
Images retouched in 2016
 
Brands and retailers who have shot at splashlight
 
Square feet of studio space designed in NEW YORK, Dallas, LA, Miami and Montreal
 
People working across our network of studios
 
Sets operated in 2016
 
Creative talents we’ve worked with in 2016

Clients

We have worked with over 330 brands and retailers.
Here is a snapshot of our clients.

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Leadership

Our Management Team offers a unique combination of Brand Management,
 Visual Content Production, Creative and Technology experience.

Benoit Lagarde

Benoit Lagarde

Benoit Lagarde

Benoit Lagarde

Co-Founder

Benoit co-founded Splashlight
 in 2002. He is trained as a professional
 photographer, having studied at the
 International Center for Photography
 in New York where he is now a member
 of the President’s Council.

Studio Management

James Ingram

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James Ingram

Chief Executive Officer

James became the CEO of Splashlight in 2005. He has over two decades of business leadership experience in the creative services industry. His previous role
 was COO of Fuel Digital Inc.

Studio Management

Camille Park

Studio Management

Camille Park

Senior Director of Production

Camille has worked as a producer at Marek & Associates; producer at Patrick Demarchelier; and producer for American Documentary, POV.

Studio Management

Gilles Rousseau

Studio Management

Gilles Rousseau

Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Gilles has held positions as Chief Sales Officer at The Digital Marvels; SVP International Marketing at Christie’s; VP of Business at LVMH (U.S.); Head of Marketing & Communications (Americas) at Van Cleef & Arpels.

Studio Management

Juliette Merck

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Juliette Merck

Creative Director

Juliette has twenty years of experience in Photo, Art, and Creative Direction. She has worked for Amazon, Lord & Taylor, Kohl’s, Garnet Hill, Land’s End, My Habit, GQ, Black Magazine, Relapse, Flair, Glamour, Untitled Magazine, Marie-Claire.

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Chris Smart

Studio Management

Chris Smart

Senior Vice President of Operations

Chris spent 13 years at Ralph Lauren as VP of Global Digital Solutions and Senior Director
 of Creative Operations. He was also Director
 of Production Operations at Cybuy.

Studio Management

Alexandra Liebich

Studio Management

Alexandra Liebich

Managing Director, Canada

Alexandra has extensive experience in marketing strategy and creative development for retail brands. Prior to joining Splashlight in early 2015, she was the Director of Partnerships for iGet.it.

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Peter Gunther

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Peter Gunther

Senior Director of Strategic Technology

Peter served as Director of Technical Sales for Quad Graphics, Quebecor World and American Color. His past work includes Reader’s Digest, Marvel, Forbes, ESPN, Zagat, Source Interlink & New York Magazine.

Studio Management

Ashley De Rosa

Studio Management

Ashley De Rosa

Director of retouching and Post-production

Ashley served as Head of Retouching for Net-a-Porter and Vente-Privee USA. She is an expert in customized post-production workflows, asset management and advanced editing procedures.

Studio Management

Neil Schaffer

Studio Management

Neil Schaffer

Executive Vice President & Chief Finance Officer

Neil has served as CFO at The Hain Celestial Group; CFO at Canoe Ventures; and CPA at Price Waterhouse Coopers.

Where We are

We are headquartered in New York in the heart of SoHo, at 75 Varick Street.

NEW YORK

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Contact

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Interested in
working with us

Let us know how we can help you.

FREELANCE TALENT

We’re constantly growing our pool with talented and passionate photographers, stylists, hair and makeup artists.
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PRESS INQUIRIES

Looking for expert insights and analysis of the changing e-Commerce landscape?

Get in touch with Shawna Foulkes
T. +1.646.536.9216
E. sfoulkes@splashlight.com

Or ping her using the form below.

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