“Through the power of my pictures, I capture the stories of tattooed individuals in a unique and unforgettable way.”Patrick Kobelt Gonzalez
When it comes to the question of who’s got the sharpest eyes of them all, there’s no doubt that Patrick Gonzalez takes also the title. Even among his impossibly angular and scene optimizer peers.
He’s been in front of object for everyone from stunning models to Avant nor detailed tattooed artist but it’s not just the artist/model’s mind-boggling angular structure that enables him to break from the eye of lenses fortunate pack, despite of his weakness as color blinded person. His ability to throw together an epic shot means that outside of the studio shoots, Patrick gives waiting talents on the regular.
The key to his success isn’t just getting the best shots though, it’s his simple yet retina-pleasing captures that makes photography a true flagbearer for great Swiss artist.
Patrick Kobelt Gonzalez’ passion for photography led him to pursue his dream relentlessly never held back by the alleged obstacle of being colorblind. Turning his weakness into his biggest strength, he is nowadays renowned in the world of international tattoo photography for his unparalleled ability to use light and shadow to accentuate the bodies of his tattooed models. The result are pieces of pure and raw art. Himself not being tattooed, this is surely an extraordinary talent.
Behind his camera, he brings out the best in everyone. His easy-going, professional and open-minded manner puts even inexperienced models at ease inspiring their confidence.
“In my opinion, fashion is a matter of taste that meets every person individually. This is exactly the same with the kind of photography I follow, with the main focus on tattooed people.”Photographer Patrick Kobelt Gonzalez
Relying on extensive experience, he knows exactly how to emphasize each individual’s personality and body type to its best advantage. Knowledgeable he guides his models by advising them on posing, body posture, expression, and choice of outfit and props. Consequently, his portfolio consists of a wide variety of different people and characters.
The guiding principle of his photography is best summarized in the following sentence: “The unforgettable expression in people’s eyes when I show them their pictures for the first time – it means everything to me and truly confirms that I’m doing something right.”
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