Susheel Schroeder

is a British portrait and documentary photographer, living and working in London.


In her documentary work, Susheel focuses on themes of identity and has an ongoing body of work visualising matrescence, the mental and physical transition from womanhood to motherhood. An advocate for maternal health and mental well-being, her work addresses varied but connected subjects including postpartum rituals across cultures, birth trauma and the evolving role of motherhood in contemporary society.


For clients, Susheel works with natural light to create intimate and considered family portraits, with rich tones and a cinematic aesthetic. The candid nature of her work produces contemporary portraits of motherhood and family life, capturing subjects with honesty and warmth. Her work has been published in GQ, The Telegraph, Whitewall Magazine and others.