David Hofmann, better known as 'Sharkcookie', was born in England, grew up mostly in Germany and moved to Los Angeles in 2003. At the age of 10 he bought his first camera and made his pashion his career in the commercial advertising and movie industry. He worked as an artist on 13 #1 box office movies for Dreamworks Animation, Warner Brothers and others. As a phographer he continued to produce work for the wold's largest stock photo agency. His work got published worldwide in magazines, billboards and online media. After 25 years in the movie industry, he focused entirely on his photography and building the Sharkcookie brand. His work and brand has become known world wide in the dance world and beyond. Throughout his life David visited and worked in 15 different countries and has learned to appreciate a wide variety of cultures.