Chris Baldwin

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Chris Baldwin is a Santa Monica, California, USA-based commercial photographer and surfer who was previously a high seas field biologist with the National Marine Fisheries. With a Master’s in Spiritual Psychology in 2008, Baldwin shoots for editorial, advertising and music industry clients. His photography captures reality, raw beauty, and emotion with the intention of creating a space that invites authenticity, transparency and vulnerability to come forward in his subjects.

He photographed Stephen Redmond in a December 2011 article in The Red Bull Magazine, written by Nicolas Stecher.


  • A&E
  • Anchor Blue
  • ASP
  • Billboard Magazine
  • Black Book
  • Capitol Records
  • David & Goliath
  • ESPN Magazine
  • Entertainment Weekly
  • GenLux
  • Glitterati
  • Gravillis Inc.
  • Hard Rock
  • Hollywood Life
  • Interscope Records
  • Island Def Jam
  • KOCH Records
  • Maya Yoga
  • Quiksilver
  • Rolling Stone
  • Shady Records
  • Sony Records
  • Transworld Surf
  • Verve Records
  • Warner Music Group