Peter Raider came to photography in a roundabout way to. While climbing in the Alps he met a famous Swiss photographer, who promptly hired him as an assistant.
Since 1994 he has worked as a freelance photographer focusing initially on fashion and people before discovering his love for still life photography. He contributes to several magazines delivering photos of interiors, decoration and covering the subjects of health, food and gardens.
He has collaborated with renowned chefs to produce books on food. Peter Raider is known for his great attention to detail and his superb sense of composition. His style is lively, natural and direct.