OkCupid founder Christian Rudder sitting at Upright Hardman Grand Piano Williamsburg Brooklyn
OkCupid founder Christian Rudder sitting at Upright Hardman Gran
Portrait of OK Cupid founder Christian Rudder at home with his pitbull dog Alison in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
Portrait of OK Cupid founder Christian Rudder at home with his p
OkCupid founder Christian Rudder plays Upright Hardman Grand Piano Williamsburg Brooklyn
OkCupid founder Christian Rudder plays Upright Hardman Grand Pia

I recently shot an At Home feature about dating site OkCupid founder Christian Rudder for the Financial Times. I photographed his renovated colonial row home in Brooklyn, as well as did some portraits at his upright Hardman Grand Piano.

Surprising Fact: Christian is part of indie band Bishop Allen.

From the article:

Hunt for the perfect data: Christian Rudder of dating site OkCupid

Christopher Kompanek

The entrepreneur on the algorithm helping 30m members find love — and why horror films are the key to compatibility

The muted, dark blue façade of Christian Rudder’s four-storey Brooklyn row house belies the meticulous renovation that lies within. In the entrance hall, floor tiles spell out “Hello”, and Rudder, co-founder and president of dating website OkCupid, greets me with a hushed voice, so as not to wake his three-year-old daughter, Plum, who has just gone down for a nap.