Vincent Pieters – Photo Interview
Birthday: march 6
College: thrown out
Favorite Color: black and white
Favorite Book: All favorits change with days and seasons…Favorite Movie: Same but I love la verite,the bicycle thief,plein soleil a place in the sun…. Ect ect
Favorite Food: it change with the day
Favorite Quote: Mmm that change too.. Let’s say today :
The inability to act spontaneously, to express what one genuinely feels and thinks, and the resulting necessity to present a pseudo self to others and oneself, are the root of the feeling of inferiority and weakness.”
For how long have been in photography? Maybe 15yrs..
How did you start? Some friend give me pictures to show to a agency and say they my own to get girls for tests, “I was young and needed the money”
How would you define yourself as an artist? I’m not sure I’m a artist..
Where do you find inspiration? There can’t b one source its between everything,its in what’s connecting
Is Brainstorming not the only creative method use to create new concepts? Not for me, never works.
Please could you tell us about photography and digital technology? I can talk about it for hours. Digital is not photography,its digital, video is not film.
To me digital is phone pictures on facebook
What type of camera do you use most? Mamyia RZ
What is your favorite lens? 110mm
What has been your most memorable assignment and why? They about people I meet they come and go they all have a story, like woman u love.
What are your favourite three images you have shot recently? Isabeli fontana,emma watson michael fassbender
How important is an awesome website for your business? Its your face its what people see
What’s the most important quality a photographer needs to have? Social skills, dedication and curiosity,clear idea of a woman
Did you work for lnterntonal brands? Which ones? Its a list from vuitton to armani,boss or cartier, lancome ,yves st laurent, vogues u tell me…
Did you work with Top models? Most of them besides kate moss
How was your collaboration with them? Its very hard to answer these questions it can b one word or 20 pages, they young woman under the influence of success money and pressure to identify who they are.
Which of your projects has given you the most satisfaction? The project of waking up every day and b able to get out of bed
Who are the photographer’s you admire the most? Bruce davidson, I like newton of course, we all do, I like rather movements, new your school, the 70s lui style..
What about architects and designers? Hate modern architecture and what it done to our citys
What are your next projects? Getting up, goin to the park. Nyc next week, then ibiza maybe LA who knows where ill b, I don’t decide.