“At the beginning of December 2020, right before the second lockdown, Shawny, Marie & I spent a few days one hour up north from Berlin in Uckermark, a beautiful rural district.” tells us photographer Marcel Boer about his stunning new series starring Shawny Sander and Marie Bosbach from PMA Models.
“It didn’t start with my photography, no.” tells me London based photographer photographer Lizzy Nicholson when I speak to her about her remarkable attention to detail. And she explains that she has always loved noticing details in other people’s work.
Buenos Aires based photographer Alexan Sarikamichian teamed up with the four gorgeous ladies Natalia Zanni, Sofia Malavitta, Antonella del Bianco and Yamila Guns to create an analog series full of friendship, feminine strength and magical sunsets. Make-up done by Rocio Rojas and assistance photography by Julia Godoy.
At the age of 16, Mallorcan born but currently Los Angeles based, Mariona Vilarós took her first ever photography classes and quickly developed a passion for all aspects of it. Until today she is fascinated by the power an image can have to evoke emotions in people. We had a chat with the talented artist about her inspirations, trying to capture realness and the reason for her recent relocation to LA.
Her brain feels fried. What shall she do? Where is this bloody fulfilled life that they kept telling her about. That will give her all the satisfaction she was anticipating. And does it exist anyway…maybe it doesn’t so she can stop hunting for it, right?
With photographs underlying a sense of dreamy aura, Nesrin Danan brings us a collection of pictures that parallels a day well spent with friends accompanied by a camera and strings of easy conversations. Whether it is on a roof of a friend’s place, a park under the golden rays or even at a concert with neon lights dancing over a crowd, her work never fails to authentically capture moments that would later make for stories encapsulating the days of transient youth.
In our fast paced world it has become significantly more difficult to keep this inner sense of calmness and to stay serene even when you don’t get an instant sense of success and remain confident when you don’t get an immediate feedback. We are impatient with ourselves and others too and like that create an environment in which things and people and ourselves cannot develop at its natural speed anymore.
“The art in my project is not the result, its the process. The process of two humans getting to know each other and the documentation of this process. Establishing connection between two humans and for some hours feeling safe, heard, understood and free.” With our series “An artist´s life.” we want to share the stories of the people behind the art.
An amalgamation of feminine essence and serene natural ambiences, Aishwarya captures unfiltered photographs that reminds us of summer days and easy moments. Based in Chennai, India, the photographer loves to shoot fleeting instances of beauty and grace that highlight women in their best light. During our conversation she talked about her journey, inspirations and her love for documenting people caught in their regular rhythm of life, be it sipping a drink or breaking into easy laughter.
Wherever you have come across crotchet in your life, I’m sure you would not be expecting to come across it in the middle of the Californian desert. Yet, amidst the scorching heat and the abundance of Dr Suess like Joshua Tree’s I stumbled upon the smallest Crotchet Museum in the world.
Anny Dmitrieva, a Moscow based filmmaker and photographer, has produced various films and photographs carrying an essence of romanticism through the portrayal of vivid imagery. From stories encapsulating phases of fleeting love affairs to pictures capturing carefree days spent in the heart of a busy city, Anny has been successful in creating an aesthetic completely her own.
If you are as obsessed with unique and handmade clothing as we are, we found something really special for you. For that, let’s turn the spotlight on vintage-inspired brand Mundane. We sat down with founder Luca Di Fabio, a 29-year-old Italian musician and artist, to talk about his vision for the brand, what makes Mundane sustainable and his favorite style icons.
Vidushi Gupta, a Delhi based fashion photographer, captures moments that never fails to portray the best version of both the designer’s vision as well as the models that gracefully bring them to life. Blending together shades of pastels and soft colours remarkably well with just the correct lightings, she succeeds in capturing stills that, compliments the work of art be it clothes, jewellery, etc. as well as bring to light photographs that are soothing to one’s eyes.
Shayla Lee chooses intuition over mechanics. Guided by instinct, the Canadian photographer, writer, and vintage curator’s art is rooted in decency. Although her musings are swathed in glamour, grit, and glitter, Shayla is not exempt from the peril of 2020. For most creators this year, ambition has been curbed in exchange for a semblance of peace.
Never have I listened to more music than right now. Every evening after work I dive into my own world surrounded by sounds and lyrics that make me dream away, calm down, give me mental strength, energy and inspiration, let me time travel, make me happy or dwell in melancholy, bring up memories and daydreams about the future.