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Inspiration Tuesdays: Joy Ride

by Philippe Dame on February 7th, 2012

For the launch of the new Nikon D800 camera, Nikon commissioned a film by Sandro Miller. It’s a dark and visually rich experience that really shows off the low-light capabilities of the camera’s large full-frame 36 MP sensor.

See for yourself:

To my delight, they’ve created a behind the scenes video as well

More about Sandro Miller

From the Sandro Vimeo Profile

Internationally known photographer Sandro has been photographing people for over thirty years. He became interested in photography at the age of sixteen upon seeing the work of Irving Penn and has since devoted his life to creating expressive images.

With numerous award-winning campaigns to his credit, Sandro is one of today’s foremost photographers. He has photographed many national advertising campaigns for a long list of clients including: Allstate Insurance, American Express, Anheuser-Busch, BMW, Dove, Gatorade, Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Nikon, Microsoft, Miller/Coors, Nike, Adidas, Pony, Champion, and the US Army. Sandro’s editorial work has been featured in The New Yorker, GQ, Esquire, Russian Esquire, Time, Forbes, Details, Stern, Wired, Newsweek, Vibe, Communication Arts, Graphis, Eyemazing, and ESPN Magazine.

Sandro continues to be on the top of awards lists year after year. Archive Magazine has named him one of the 200 Best Advertising Photographers the past 4 years running. He’s been included in the Graphis: Best 100 in Photography in 2010 & 2011. At an award ceremony in Cannes in July 2011, Sandro was selected to be included in the Saatchi & Saatchi Best New Directors Showcase for his short video “Butterflies” featuring John Malkovich.

Sandro has exhibited extensively in the US and Abroad. Some of his major exhibitions include a retrospective in Verona, Italy; solo shows of his American Bikers series in Munich, Germany and his Imagine Cuba series at the Chicago Cultural Center. Sandro is currently working on an exhibition slated for the fall of 2012 in Paris of his work with John Malkovich.

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    That video work is awesome!

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