Born in Boulder, Colorado.
Raised by a father who never left the house without a camera and a mother who brought creativity into every aspect of life.
Fell in love with the mountains at an early age.
Spent seven years as a professional skier.
Lived in Chamonix, New York City, Paris and New Zealand.
Studied photography at Parson's School of Design.
Taught yoga in Bali.
Discovered light in Paris.
Fell in love in Brazil.
Got married, barefoot, in Mexico.
Inspired by all things natural, organic, and of the Earth.
Deeply grateful to spend every day doing what I love most;
Telling stories of life's beautiful moments & places through photographs.
Kate splits her time between Aspen, Colorado and the Caribbean island of
. Her work has been highly acclaimed and internationally published on all mediums. She shoots a variety of material including landscapes, travel, lifestyle, weddings and celebrity portraits. She is most known for her unique take on landscapes, which through her lens appear etherial, luminous, neutral in tone, and evoke a sense of wonder and peace. Her insatiable wanderlust has taken her all over the world, and it's through the lens of her camera that she seeks to share the incredible beauty she sees everywhere.
Gallery Representation: Clic Gallery
:: NYC, East Hampton, St Barth
Current Collaborations: Eberjey x Kate Holstein Maisonette x Kate Holstein
Books: These Islands
, Published by Cereal Magazine April 2017Aspen Style
, Published by Assouline, December 2017
Press:A Blast of Inspiration
- Aspen Sjourner December 2017Entertaining with Kate Holstein
- Camille Styles June 2017An Interview with Kate Holstein
- May 2015The 101 Best Landscape Photographers
- February 2018The Shutterbugs - Kate Holstein
- SF Girl By Bay October 2015Living the Island Life
- March 2016The Rule of Thirds
- Artifact Uprising
Selected Clients: Assouline, Cereal Magazine, Condé Nast Traveller, Coach Inc., British Airways, Remodelista, ASOS, Martha Steward Weddings, Style Me Pretty, Once Wed, Orvis, Town & Country, The Knot, Southern Weddings, Vera Wang, Tory Burch, Viceroy Hotels, Intermix