George Messaritakis is a photographer who specializes in architecture and landscape photography. Trained as a software engineer, and with a passion for construction of all kinds since childhood, he eventually adopted photography as his professional field, after being introduced to it by chance during his studies. He is currently based in Berlin and Athens, working for architectural,commercial clients and trade magazines.
Rasmus Hjortshøj is a trained architect and photographer specialising in architectural and landscape photography. Based in Copenhagen, he has worked in architectural offices like 3XN, SLETH and COBE and eventually opened his own practice - COAST - combining architectural design, planning, research and the visual portrayal of the built environment.
Philip Gunkel is an international professional fine art photographer who specializes in architectural, commercial and landscape photography. He was born in 1986 in Berlin where he is still living and working today. His main passion it to shoot abstract architecture that reveals the main thoughts of the architects. Pygmalion Karatzas recently caught up with Gunkel to find out more about his process.
June 28, 2015 /
Michael Kenna is widely considered to be one of the masters of contemporary fine art photography. Kenna was born in 1953 in Widnes, England. Despite aspiring to become a Catholic priest, Kenna’s passion for art led him to study at the Banbury School of Art and the London College of Printing. He went on to work as a commercial photographer for several years before moving to the US in the 1980’s. Here, he worked with renowned photographer Ruth Bernhard while pursuing his own photographic career. He has lived in the US ever since. ...
October 13, 2016 /
A selection of images from the project ‘Integral Lens’ by arcspace Editor of The Camera, Pygmalion Karatzas, from his 5-month journey to the United States, focuses on editorial and artistic architectural photography from New York. ...
January 13, 2014 /
Our recently appointed photo editor Pygmalion Karatzas went on a trip to document the dynamic city of Doha, the capital of Qatar. The result is a photo report that covers Doha's cityscapes and architecture via an integral photographic approach that includes panoramics, featured buildings (both finished and under construction), as well as various artistic interpretations. ...
June 27, 2016 /
In this feature we are pleased to present a selection from the Ezra Stoller archive, a sample of the agency's current photographers, and a discussion about architectural photography with the Director of Esto Photographics, Erica Stoller. ...
May 18, 2015 /
Richard Bryant studied architecture before pursuing a career as a photographer. It was a modest start of site progress shots for colleagues and friends and building studies for the Architects’ Journal. Photographing the Soane Museum for an edition of World of Interiors brought him to the attention of a wider and international press and the architect James Stirling. Norman Foster, Richard Rogers, Gwathmey Siegal, Richard Meier, Frank Gehry and Zaha Hadid followed. ...