Photo Clients

Mountain Photographer Mikey Schaefer on his Collaboration with Patagonia

January 27, 2017

By Holly Stuart Hughes

© Mikey Schaefer

From Mikey Schaefer’s trip to Patagonia for the Patagonia brand. His relationship with the company began with the first DSLR pictures he took, which they licensed for a catalogue.

Mikey Schaefer, a mountain climber and long-time photography enthusiast, had only owned a professional DSLR for two months when a mutual friend introduced him to Jane Sievert, photo editor for the outdoor company Patagonia, in 2006. Schaefer was working as a climbing guide in Yosemite, and Sievert was working on a Patagonia catalogue devoted to climbs in the National Park....

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