Name: Susi Belianska
College: Economy degree, MBA
Colour: dark blue
Book: Irving Stone : Lust for Life
Movie: Billy Wilder: Someone like it hot
Quote: If your pictures aren’t good enough, you aren’t close enough. (Robert Capa)
For how long have been in photography? How did you start? I have been working more then 10 years in photography, first i worked in a production company where i helped to organize some photographic shooting, later i started to work as an assistant to some photographers and that was a great school for me.
How would you define yourself as an artist? I love to do my profession, its a big passion for me.
Where do you find inspiration? In everyday life, movies, people, books, great artists….
Who has been the greatest inspiration in your life today? I just finish to read a book written by Patty Smith – Just Kids, this was really nice and full of inspiration.
What for you is the most enjoyable part of your photography? The shooting itself its the most interesting moment, but i enjoy a lot also location research as a part of prepartion of the shooting.
Is Brainstorming not the only creative method use to create new concepts? Depends, a lot of artist create new concepts on their own.
Please could you tell us about photography and digital technology? Nowadays is everything very fast, especially if you work for commissions, so digital technology is necessary, you can see result immediately and have control on all creative process.
What type of camera do you use most? Nikon 810
What is your favorite lens? 105 mm micro
some short questions now…
Describe your style: “Define yourself”… dreamer, romantic
Art Fairs: Paris Photo
Museums: Moma Nyc
Cities: New York, Paris
Travels: Middle East
Artists: impressionist movement
Music: Tori Amos
Cars: Rolls Royce 🙂
Mobile App: social media apps
Who are the artist’s you admire the most? There are many, i like a lot work of Diana Arbus
What are your next projects? Top secret
What has been your most memorable assignment and why? I like a lot a shooting i have done in beautiful italian garden few years ago with which i won a lot of awards.
What are your favourite images you have shot recently? This year i have been in Oman with Gq India and i like a lot editorial we done there. I really like also images i have done for my new project Stars.
How important is an awesome website for your business? Its neccessary to get new clients.
What’s the most important quality a photographer needs to have? Taste, curiosity and good technique
Who are the photographer’s you admire the most? Sarah Moon, Deborah Turbewill, Helmut Newton,
What about architects and designers? I adore Santiago Calatrava
Define KLASSIK MAGAZINE for the audience? Splendid