Werner Branz is an austrian fine-art photographer. After his Master Degree he worked in the USA, Europe, Far- and MiddleEast, photographed campaigns for Yves Saint Laurent and others. He had exhibitions in New York, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Singapore, Sydney, Vienna and Arles. One of his artworks is owned by the Sammlung Ludwig as a loan to the Russian Museum.

Branz was honoured in 1989 with the European Colorart Gold Master. He got the Kodak Gold Award three times, won the 1998 Hasselblad Open, and three times the Spider Award. In 2008 Branz was nominated photographer of the Year and the Masterscup in Los Angeles. Today he lives in Dornbirn Austria and Ibiza Spain.