Katja Rahlwes is a German fashion photographer based in Paris. Rahlwes has been collaborating with Purple Magazine since it's conception, and took part of a new movement of visual language in the publication world. In 1998-2001, Rahlwes became chief-fashion editor and photo-editor at BIBA, a major market fashion magazine in Paris. Throughout those years she would live a parallel life as a professional stylist and part-time photographer. She eventually left styling to focus completely on photography. Her work can be seen in the magazines Vogue Paris, Vogue Nippon, Vogue US, Self Service,Interview, Purple fashion, i-D, Pin Up, BUTT Magazine, New York Magazine and has shot campaigns for brands such as Gucci, Céline, Miu Miu, Chloé, A.P.C., Maison Martin Margiela, Levi's and others.