Born and raised in Berlin, Germany Billie studied photography at Staatliche Fachakademie fuer Fotodesign in Munich, Germany from 1999 – 2003. In 2003, she moved to London where she currently lives. Billie has worked as a photographer assistant to numerous photographers including David Slijper, Alastair Thain and Nick Knight, and has been a freelance photographer since 2009.
She specialises in beauty, portraiture and fashion, drawing her inspiration from old master paintings and sculpture. Her photography contains both traditional and modern notes, balancing technical precision alongside a beautiful, feminine vision.
Her work has been published in numerous high-end publications, including Russian Vogue, Thai Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Vanity Fair, Monopol Magazine, Sunday Times Style, Stella, POP and Numero. Her commercial clients include CHANEL, Maxfactor, L’Oreal, Allude, Wella, Salon Science, Neal’s Yard, Avon & CTZN Cosmetics.