Published in Creative Portrait Photography by Miss Aniela

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I’m delighted to share I have been featured in the new book ‘Creative Portrait Photography” by my friend Natalie Dybisz (aka ‘Miss Aniela’) . It shows some of my work, and discusses how I began my journey into photography and my processes.. – http://www.amazon.co.uk/Creative-Portrait-Photography-Innovative-portraiture/dp/1907579907/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1337676675&sr=1-1

 

 


I am proud to be published in book called Creative Portrait Photography by Natalie Dybisz aka Miss Aniela
Creative Portrait Photography is Natalie’s second book, continuing to bend boundaries by fusing fine art with useful dialogue, making ‘art’ accessible. This book offers a new approach to ‘portraiture’: contextual and challenging imagery that uses location and concept in a way beyond the typical head-shot, mid-shot and deadpan portraiture.
The book is loaded with advice for photographers, from both a philosophical and practical viewpoint

The book also has a contributor section of photographers  handpicked by the author.|T
hey are all at the forefront of creative portraiture, strong in the book’s ethos but also diverse: Kirsty Mitchell, Peter Kemp, Brooke Shaden,  Susannah Benjamin and Alex Stoddard.
Their work is featured alongside their text which talks intimately about their process, their backgrounds and their ambitions.

Available to purchase on: Paperback, 160 pages

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Quotes from the book:

” … Peter Kemp’s portfolio is awash with intricately constructed portraits inspired by everything from Greek mythology to fashion photography achieving a surreal symbiosis with  nostalgic mood and tone …”.

 ” … Rather than imposing a tight concept or formula onto his subjects Peter becomes the orchestrator of a creative team, who all bring their own contribut ions to the outcome .. “.

” … this artists imagination is reminiscent of a more fashion orientated Gregory Crewdson or a darker Tim Walker.  To gaze through his work is to wander along a bewitching path of deftly positioned historic artworks, frozen with varying emotions within moments  of symbolic gesture with magnificent objects  …”.

” … Peter’s attention as an artist is focussed on the characters he creates the composition and  expressiveness of the whole scene.  He insists that the mechanics of photography are of second priority …”.

 

 

 

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Peter Kemp’s attention as a photographer is focused on story tellings pictures. His images are abundant in meticulous detail of which a part of his works can be seen here on these pages.

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