Proof: Martin Schoeller on Intimate Portraiture

Martin Schoeller, known for his distinctive close-up portraits, talks about his particular brand of portraiture in this video from National Geographic. Check it out!

Photo by Martin Schoeller

When you see Martin Schoeller’s portrait work, you immediately know it’s his. The tight shot, the two catchlights in the eyes, and the shallow depth of field all combine into a work of art that’s distinctly his. In this video from National Geographic, Schoeller talks about why he was drawn to this type of portraiture. Check out what he has to say about the honesty in portraits and the importance of always being curious.

Enjoy!

written by cruzron on 2013-11-06 in #lifestyle #natgeo #national-geographic #portraiture #proof #martin-schoeller #portraits

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