I was up in LA on Thursday for a meeting. As I biked from my friend Heather’s house in Echo Park to Downtown I noticed that there were no fewer than six helicopters hovering somewhere above the middle of my route. Then I put it together, it was the second month anniversary of the Occupy movement and there was going to be a large scale push that day from coast to coast. It was surreal biking all alone downtown on closed off streets through police barricades with the towering skyscrapers of financial corporations all above me. When I joined up with the Occupiers I felt both allied and alienated with these people. It was the Occupiers, the police, and me – all of us trying to figure out what this movement and ourselves are all about.
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Benjamin Le Brun
Benjamin Le Brun had sent me his photo series The center of spare-time activities a while ago. That was at the height of the pandemic. Originally the series was intended as an homage to shopping mall culture and to illustrate "the transformation of shopping centres in France".
Swiss Photographer Yves Bachmann Isn't Afraid of Minimal Compositions
What strikes me about Yves is his confidence in photographing simple images. He doesn't rely on complicated styling or dramatic lighting and instead plays with subtle tones and light balance to tell stories. Yves lives in Zurich and seems to embody the…
The Fashion Photography of Sarah Staiger
Sarah Staiger is a Berlin-based portrait and fashion photographer who has spent a considerable amount of her professional career in Paris where she learnt her craft first-hand from some big names in the fashion industry.
Exhibition 'Perspektiven #3', March-April 2018, Berlin
More than three years after my graduation I'm proud to be part of a group exhibition of former students of 'NEUE SCHULE FÜR FOTOGRAFIE' in Berlin. I will be showing work from the past two years: artist portraits as well as jobs I did for magazines and companies.
Come around and have a look!