‘You don’t make a photograph just with a camera. You bring to the act of photography all the pictures you have seen, the books you have read, the music you have heard, the people you have loved.’ -Ansel Adams
Eight years, three studios and a few grey hairs on (his words) brings Pete Bartlett to owning a thriving business focusing on fashion editorial, portrait and wedding photography.The Pointe Project series, in particular the first set of images, represents ballerinas from 13 different countries descending onto the streets of Notting Hill to get poised without the need to sport a tutu.
Aimed to mimic London’s diverse dance nationalities, his stunning series of images can be seen in full here: petebartlett.com/the-pointe-project/ .
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