Photographer #374: Hellen van Meene

Posted in: 500, 500photographers, Contemporary Photography- Sep 08, 2011 2 Comments

Hellen van Meene, 1972, The Netherlands, is a portrait photographer who studied at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam. Most of her portrait images are of young teenage girls. She is widely known for her exceptional use of light and the sometimes…

Photographer #371: Anuschka Blommers & Niels Schumm

Posted in: 500, 500photographers, Contemporary Photography, Uncategorized- Sep 05, 2011 1 Comment

Anuschka Blommers and Niels Schumm, both 1969, the Netherlands, met while studying at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam. Since graduating they work as a team on fashion, portrait and still-life photography. In 1997 they were asked by fashion de…

Photographer #371: Anuschka Blommers & Niels Schumm

Posted in: 500, 500photographers, Contemporary Photography- Sep 05, 2011 Comments Off

Anuschka Blommers and Niels Schumm, both 1969, the Netherlands, met while studying at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam. Since graduating they work as a team on fashion, portrait and still-life photography. In 1997 they were asked by fashion de…

Photographer #369: John Chervinsky

Posted in: 500, 500photographers, Contemporary Photography, USA- Sep 01, 2011 Comments Off

John Chervinsky, 1961, USA, is a self-taught photographer and an engineer working in the field of applied physics. The photographs of his series An Experiment in Perspective are a combination of chalk markings and real objects. Together they create ope…