Lane Coder was born and raised in New Canaan Connecticut. He attended Parsons School of Design in New York City where he studied fine art. He then moved to Paris, France where he began studying photography at Parsons School of Design and art history at the American University of Paris. From 1999-2000 Lane attended the Rhode Island School of Design where he continued studying photography and art history. Lane continued his photography education at the Art Center College of Design in Pasedena California where he graduated with a BFA in Photography in 2003.
Currently Lane resides in Brooklyn, New York where he has enjoyed working as a professional photographer for the past 7 years. He enjoys working as a commercial photographer while incorporating a fine art sensibility. His clients include: Vogue, Vogue Nippon, Men’s Vogue, The New York Times, The New York Times Magazine, the New Yorker, V magazine, Surface, Soma, Spin, Anthropologie, Shipley & Halmos, Coca Cola and ad agencies such as Ogilvy & Mather, Saatchi & Saatchi and BBH. His work has also appeared in Vogue Russia, GQ Germany, The daily Telegraph London, Vanity Fair Italy and Germany and Nylon. Over the past 5 years Lane’s work has been included in Art + Commerce’s “Festival of Emerging Photographers” competition and gallery show (2003), W magazine’s “Behind the Lens” Competition and gallery show (2004), PDN magazine’s “30 to Watch” competition and publication (2007), The International Photography Awards competition and book (2006), Surface magazine’s “Avant Guardian” competition and publication (2007) and most recently his work in Playground, an art and fashion book was accepted into the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute’s permanent collection.
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