Chloe Aftel


With a strong focus on narrative photography and an MFA from USC in film production, Chloe specializes in still and motion storytelling. She sees each photograph as a one-frame movie still and each person as a character with a story to tell.

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4ad, 360i, amazon, bbdo, billboard, buick, bust, canon, colle + mcvoy, dazed & confused, ddb, digitas, droga5, dwell, elle, fast company, goodby, silverstein & partners, gmc, google, harper's bazaar australia, hewlett-packard, interscope, invisalign, jc penny, kirshenbaum bond senecal + partners, latina, leo burnett, levi's, lula, marie claire, mastercard, mccann, mcgarry-bowen, merge records, mother jones, motorola, neiman-marcus, new york magazine, nintendo, nylon, o'neill, people, pg&e, playboy, r/ga, republic of everyone, rolling stone, siegel + gale, spin, sprint, st. louis children's hospital, subpop records, the hollywood reporter, vanguard, vanity fair, vogue germany, vogue italy, vogue russia, wired, wall street journal, and more.


critical mass 2016, lens culture portrait awards, american photo, pdn 30, the color awards, international photography awards, fuji student photographer of the year, boston international film festival & more.


mopla, annenberg space for photography, grand park big la portrait gallery, girlgaze & new visionaries.