Norbert Kniat was born in Aachen, Germany. After finishing school he moved to Hamburg, he then relocated to Vienna, Austria. Norbert assisted several well-known international photographers, before opening his own photo studio and began his work as a freelance photographer.
Norbert is based between London/UK and Vienna/Austria but throughout has traveled all around the world to establish his name successfully in the international market of beauty, fashion and people photography. He has created a name for himself in the UK, US, Germany, and Dubai.
He has worked on campaigns for Swarovski, Harvey Nichols, Bloomingdales, Lynx/Axe, McDonalds or Mac Cosmetics to name a few.
His fashion portfolio includes being published in magazines like Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Cosmopolitan and GQ.