About + Contact

Hello we're HE–Studios

We are an independent creative company based in New York City. We create captivating content to capture attention. Finely tuned and designed to engage. We pride ourselves on our ability to seamlessly integrate stills and motion to maximize your creative campaigns. Todays consumer is bombarded with more imagery than ever before, and brands need to be able to stand out and capture attention quickly. Whether you have hours of footage or just a few still images, we're confident we'll be able to deliver powerful storytelling to drive customers to your brand. 

Selected Clients: Stella Artois, Target, HAUS Laboratories, Virgin Voyages, Oprah Magazine, Mother New York, Todd Snyder, Champion, Bare Minerals, Variety Magazine, Tommy Hilfiger, Vera Wang, Micheal Kors, Clinique, Allure, Perry Ellis.

We Offer

  • Retouching 
  • Video Editing
  • Motion Graphics
  • Branding
  • Graphic Design 
  • Web Design 
  • Creative Direction

Harrison Kuykendall

Owner + Chief Creative Officer

HE-Studios was founded by New York based creative Harrison Kuykendall. Originally from Chicago, he brings with him a decade of experience in the advertising industry. His speciality is photoshop and post-production, but he has a varied set of skills such as branding and visual development, graphic design and video editing. He earned a BFA in Graphic Design from the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) and is currently developing a retouching course to teach his skills to up-and-coming photoshop experts.

Eli Schmidt

In House Photographer + Director

Born and raised in Chicago Illinois, Eli Schmidt has been taking pictures since he was a freshman in high school. Upon graduating from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2001, he moved to New York to pursue a career in photography. Eli’s candid documentary style, technical  training and love of photo history remain recognizable characteristics of his work today. Eli works across the genres of fashion, documentary, celebrity and advertising photography

Get in Touch

We're always taking on new projects and clients, big and small. Send us an e-mail and let's talk.


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