Schmidt is a German documentary photographer whose work often features his home town of Berlin. He is quoted as saying ‘I could also make photos somewhere else; I just wouldn’t know why’ (Schmidt, 2014) – a comment I relate to. He was a pupil at the Düsseldorf School of Photography.
Schmidt, M. (2014). Michael Schmidt obituary. The Guardian. [online] Available at: https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2014/may/28/michael-schmidt [Accessed 4 Apr. 2018].