Chris Burkard – art in the form of photography
If we represent photographers, we try to pair an interesting topic with a distinctive face. Not always works well, but when Chris Burkard , this possibility arises. More precisely, it is today to his talent and also to the staged photography.
During sunset, you can make great photos
Here we challenge you with this provocative thesis: commercial staged photography is no less the right to be called art. Actually, evidence is often found in art history. But leave to do so at the Chris Burkard more concrete us arguments and find.
Water and ice
Surfer on a wave
Cold hands and hot camera
Actually the staged photography is focused on a very specific topic of Chris Burkard. Takes on surfer. These tasks is difficult enough in itself. But that seems to be not enough challenging the Chris. He photographed surfer in the cold Arctic waters.
A photo as artwork
Photographing surfers in cold water
Famous and young
This choice of topic for the staged photography of Chris Burkard appears to have paid off but. Because he was very famous with 28 through his art. While he had all the favorable conditions for it in his life. He grew up as a mountaineer. The image which combines nature and brave people in an elaborate scenario, he was always at the heart. So he took her in his fascinating, diverse images. That’s why he deals since he is 20, with digital photography.
Surfing at sunset
The numerical technologies and the photography of the Chris Burkard
Most people would automatically assume that the young author created his images only with digital technology. But this is not the truth. He takes in his first years on films. He still remembers the brand – EKTACHROME and Fujifilm Velvia. He decided then to digital technology, because lost far too many shots from the ocean.
Photos and surfing go hand in hand
Chris Burkard is not only a photographer, but also a surfer. He grew up in Central California and photographing on the coast emerged as quite natural.
Just the love of nature has motivated him to dedicate the staged photography
So he could save more easily something to travel more and to enjoy his favorite sport.
The affinity for landscape photography gave him later very many ideas for the great contexts in which he has portrayed the surfers all over the world
He says the choice to depict surfers from the Northern, Scandinavian countries, Alaska, Iceland and Russia, again trying to find his own niche. Continue to the fact it attracted, that in this matter a lot more trouble than if you do it in the South. That loves Chris Burkard.
Recognize the magnificence of nature
What kind of a background
Water and stones
Create art by photographing
A nice photo of staged photography
What for suffering behind his stage photography
Beautiful images, which arise from, cost the photographers and athletes very much. The whole thing is pictured at the temperature of freezing in the water close. On the beach, it is even worse. There is also the super strong wind. But these are the risks of the chosen profession!
Photographed in the water
Enjoy the moment