Tag: Inspiration

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A flying photographer – Christiaan van Heijst

I’ve often been staring through the little window of a plane into the piles of clouds and each time I was impressed by these cotton balls flying over the colorful fields. And even more by the panorama of the snowy mountain peaks of the Alps from above. Or the sparkling lights of a city at ...

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HERE ARE THE WINNERS OF THE GREENPEACE PHOTO AWARD 2016

Since the first of October the winners of the Greenpeace Photo Award 2016 have been announced. On http://www.photo-award.org 11 nominees have presented their environment-themed photo projects to the public. The audience prize, which has been voted for by more than 19,000 visitors, was finally awarded and the winner will receive an amount of 10,000 Euros. ...

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FacesbehindVoices – An inspiring project by an inspiring person.

An autodidact, who, instead of telling his date of birth, rather tells that he loves Spaghetti since 1977. A guy, that went to Berlin for a couple of years, just to give it a try and who is now able to pride himself with collaborations with PhaseOne and Broncolor. For a couple of months now, ...

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A whole new side of David Drebin

Have you ever heard of David Drebin? Well... up until a little while ago I hadn't. He is an American photographer, famous for his seductive photos. He also worked for a couple of international advertising campaigns, like American Express and Davidoff and took portraits of famous people like John Legend, Kevin Bacon Diane van Furstenberg ...

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New York Air: The View from Above

Remember my blog post about the International Drone Aerial Photo Competition? Today I’ll show you something similar – photos taken from a bird’s-eye view. Taken by George Steinmetz, who takes his camera with him on a helicopter ride and who creates jaw dropping photographs while doing so. More than a year, he took photos of ...

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Steve McCurry

Many colors, impressive portraits, photos showing real life, authentic images from war areas… These are the trademarks of Steve McCurry, the renowned and admired NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC photographer. Steve McCurry was born in Philadelphia in 1950 and graduated in 1974 in film studies and history at the Pennsylvania State University. Then he started to work at ...

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Event: Rencontres d’ Arles Award

Hey guys, last week I wrote an article for you about Dronestagram. Actually I wanted to take a closer look at drone aerial photography in this blog article. This is a very interesting and diversified modern field in photography, even from a legal point of view, and there are many unknown aspects about it. However, ...