jonathon schlafer is is a graduate of brown university in providence, ri. during his time at brown, he studied international relations with focus in the global political economy and french language. armed with his 35mm camera, he began documenting his friends and life at school. after graduating, jonathon relocated to brooklyn, ny, and works as the assistant photographer of ben abarbanel. in new york, jonathon has gained experience and produced original content in test shots, fashion campaigns, commercial campaigns, lookbooks, editorial shoots, and runway shows.