Apr 20, 2010
Mehmet Turgut was born in Ankara on the 21st of July 1977… After receiving his grandfather’s name Mehmet Turgut, the same name would determine his faith as a photographer… For years he has mastered theoretical photography printing techniques, painting, sketching, and photo manipulation… As time passed, he dedicated himself to produce and shoot fictional photographs… Besides being an honorable member of Afsad, FSK & TFSF Turkish Art of Photography Federation, he is currently lecturing at Afsad (Ankara Photography Artists Club) and is pursuing his professional career in photography. Attended over 50 Performance/Q&A’s in Photography Clubs and Universities around Turkey. (via Model Mayhem)
Apr 19, 2010
Sharon Montrose is a commercial photographer and author specializing in animals. She shoot for ad agencies, design firms, magazines, and book publishers. Click here for the link.
Apr 19, 2010
Bruno Dayan is a French fashion photographer based in Paris. He is known for his glamorous, sensual fashion photography. Two main characteristics of his photography include its latent sexuality and its intricate use of light. He has photographed advertisements for brands such as Louis Vuitton, Moschino, Yves Saint Laurent, Max Factor, Chantal Thomass, Palmers, and Lejaby. He has also photographed Sesame Street characters.
Apr 8, 2010
Lovely photographs by Anna Di Prospero, a student in Istituto Europeo di Design in Rome, Italy. Check out her Flickr photostream for more.
Apr 6, 2010
‘ Craig McDean (born 1964, England) is a British fashion photographer originally from Middlewich near Manchester, but now based in New York City. McDean originally trained and worked as a car mechanic before studying photography at Mid Cheshire College (OND) and Blackpool & Fylde College of Further & Higher Education (PQE). McDean began his photographic career in London as a photographer’s assistant to photographer Nick Knight. His early editorial work was featured in magazines such as i-D and The Face, which led to advertising campaign work for clients such as Jil Sander and Calvin Klein, and editorial commissions with Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue. More recently, McDean has photographed fashion campaigns for clients including Gucci, Giorgio Armani, Emporio Armani, Oscar de la Renta, Yves Saint Laurent, Calvin Klein, and Estée Lauder. ‘
Apr 2, 2010
Jorge Miguel is an amateur photographer from Spain that utilizes digital manipulation to create striking images. Showcased here some pretty great photographs from the series De cabeza. More on his Flickr.
Mar 31, 2010
‘ Images are made by finding old photographs of places, printing them out, and then holding the print up in the modern day location that the original photograph was taken. So far, most of the historical images have been available for free at the Library of Congress. ‘ Link here.
Mar 30, 2010
Photographer Andy Freeberg was born in New York City and studied at the University of Michigan. He began his career as a photojournalist and now alternates his assignment work with fine art projects. His work has appeared in publications such as Time, Fortune, Der Spiegel, and Rolling Stone. His travel jobs have taken him to Europe, South America, Asia, and Africa, including two treks up Mt. Kilimanjaro. His photographs are in many collections, including the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and the George Eastman House Museum of Photography. He currently lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Mar 29, 2010
‘ Pierre Manning is blessed with rare aesthetic flair. Time and again over the last fifteen years, he has shown his consummate skill in mixing the right ingredients for a successful shot. He has a singular touch when it comes to creating atmospheres and bringing out beauty with simplicity. Manning succeeds in capturing raw emotion without pretension. His refined imagery, invariably stamped with his distinctive style, provides a penetrating look at his subject matter. Manning’s talents extend across the board from fashion to portraiture, advertising, corporate, thematic and artistic photography. Credited with an impressive array of campaigns for key accounts with Montreal agencies, he displays a remarkable range of artistic approaches in visually branding such organizations as Desjardins, Loto-Québec, Visa, Elle Québec, Tristan, Hydro-Québec, Air Canada, Volkswagen, Tourisme Québec, the Canadian National Railway, the National bank, Canada Post, Bell, Astral Media, Molson, the Royal Canadian Mint, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts and Chu Sainte Justine. ‘
Mar 17, 2010
” In its documentary Extraordinary Animals In The Womb, National Geographic captured rare highly detailed images of animals at various stages of gestation. Now you can see fetal dog, elephants, penguins, and dolphins still inside the womb. ” (via io9)