David Bamattre's Profile
I have been in love with photography ever since I was 14 when I borrowed my fathers Minolta and went down to the nearest woods to photograph fungus and tree roots, I have never looked back.
I then spent couple of years in Collages and a camera club with taught me a lot about composition, subject mater and types of film media. Though most of all it put me on the fist steps in darkroom techniques.
I love taking social documentary photographs of people and every day objects that take my eye. Unless I am doing a photo shoot I never ask people to pose and by doing so try to catch an unstilted moment.
I was originally inspired by photographers such as Brant, Brassai and Bisson. The way in which they viewed their surroundings from a different perspective, with the background being as important as the subject has…
- Born on May 16
- Joined October 7, 2009