This was a self initiated project born out of a love for the mundane and the unknown. As a creative, challenges fuels progression. This specific challenge was to show that beauty can be found in the least likely of places. The only requirement is to have an open mind and to look at random found objects as more than what they appear to be.
Showing al the engineered and designed elements of the new Running shoe by On Running Shoes. The key in these visuals is emphasizing both function and beauty of the engineered elements. Show the complexity of a shoe in both its elements and also its total. The final product is more than just the addition of all elements, it is an intricate balance. In the end thhere is a stabile and beautiful running shoe
Shooting mood imagery and style photographs for Marjolein Delhaas 2019 collection of planners and notebooks. Create an atmosphere and overview which suits the new collection in a black and white feeling. Modern yet timeless.The style should always match the design created by Marjolein Delhaas. Some keywords are timeless, modern, clean and bold. As always a challenge to create a image which is minimalist yet exciting and unique to look at.
The site is at the Keihin Industrial region in the outskirt of Tokyo. Smoke billowing consistently from chimneys of heavy industrial factories may depict a negative image such as pollution and materialism. However, the photographs have focused on the different aspects of the factories portraying on its functional beauty. During the day, pipes and structures create geometric patterns with lines and textures and scale on weathered facilities creates an air of dignity. At night, the facilities change to a mysterious cosmic fortress that of sci-fi films in the 80's.
Forgotten Paris are black and white photographs of the old undergrounds of the French capital. This design is a repertoire of places that few people know because they are illegal and difficult to access. Matthieu Bouvier has been exploring these dangerous places for ten years to discover this forgotten past.
A subjective photographic documentary on young male prostitutes with migration backround in Dortmund, Germany, 2010. Only few speak German, have an education or any knowledge regarding health. Their workplaces are bars, saunas, cinemas and parks, parking places and roadsides. Their customers are men (40-80 years) who pay between 5 and 30 Euros per service. The project focuses on the contrast between the great social cohesion of the persons and the tough reality of their working lives.