Bigsky Production Photographer Profile: Lars Borges
Lars Borges has recently come to South Africa to shoot a catalogue for German fashion brand, Mister Lady, with production services done by Bigsky Productions. The Shoot was fun, young and bright. Lars extended his stay with Bigsky Productions for a couple of test shoots. Using the best of what Cape Town has to offer: he shot a beautiful story with an African model on Camps Bay beach, in the morning, and then a Hip Hop dancing group in the afternoon, thereby displaying his versatility and talent as a photographer. The successful shoots by Lars were supported and made easy by the professionalism of Bigsky Productions, the local agencies and the models.
Lars Borges is a photographer based in Berlin. His work is heavily influenced by musicians and movies. Lars’s work has national and international appeal. He regularly shoots for magazines, record labels, musicians, as well as advertising and image agencies. The photos taken by Lars have a unique style, and range from the intentionally naïve to a highly stylized conceptual product. Although he derives inspiration from all the people he shoots he is well known for shooting celebrities. Such as: Grand Master flash, Gossip, Kings of convenience, Pete Doherty, to name but a few.
In 2010 he won a number of awards:
IF Design Award for Nike Vintage Vision 2010
Red Dot Award with Nike Vintage Vision 2010
PDN Faces Award Winner 2010