Filmed with a Canon 7D and a Canon 50mm 1:1.8 II and a Rode Videomic. Watch it in HD.
This is the second part of a short movie series about the people of Berlin. In the movies photographers, designers, djs, artists, musicians, 'berliners', students and other interesting people are portraited.
osman balkan is a berlin-based portrait photographer. his photography is influenced by editorial work and portraying life. he focuses not only on what is visible but also on what is on the inside.
with his years of experience in photographing actors and his current work with model agencies and magazines have made him become very fluent in working with people. He also draws attention to himself as a protagonist in his own work. there is no distinction for him between personal and commercial work as both flow into each other.
he is a self-taught photographer who is able to work within a wide range of photographic techniques. he is inspired by many things, but the film and music-media have become his main influence and made him even more fascinated in photography and its possibilities.
more on: http://www.osmanbalkan.de