Patrick Xiong is a fashion and portrait photographer based in New York City, with a cinematic style that captures a sense of storytelling and narrative, influenced by his life of contrasts. He draws his inspiration from his diverse cultural background juxtaposed by a Midwest upbringing; to the sun-drenched landscapes of the West Coast to the urban grit of the East. As a child, Patrick learned tailoring from his mother, which eventually led him to an education in fashion design. As a result of his interests in design, Patrick discovered the world of fashion photography and has not look backed since.