FINNISH LAPLAND: NORTHERN LIGHTS
8 DAYS // MAR 30 – APR 6, 2016
Gabriel has been exploring night topography for over 15 years. Using film and digital, he blends the surreal look of the night to enhance historic and urban landscapes. He is well-versed in the history of night photography and teaches hands-on workshops all over the world. Gabriel is the author of the book Night Photography - From Snapshots to Greatshots and his most recent body of night work, TIMEXPOSED, was exhibited for over a year in a traveling show. His pinhole work has also been published in Dark Chambers, Volume 2 and PInhole Photography: Rediscovering the Historic Technique by Eric Renner. Gabriel also works at a small mom-and-pop camera store, B&H, where he has been presenting his seminar on Night Photography to sold out classes for over 10 years.
Mirjam is a New York City based travel photographer specializing in international environmental portraiture, landscape photography and adventure images. Born and raised in the Netherlands, she has photographed in more than 75 countries, including many of the most exotic places in the world. Mirjam's photographs are indicative of her unique capacity to personally connect with diverse cultures and communities. Her eye for location lighting is highly stylized and works to illustrate and heighten the unique characteristics of each international locale. She is able to transcend cultural and language barriers with an intangible spirit that is conveyed in every image. Her work has appeared in AFAR, The New York Times, AARP, Outdoor Photographer, PDN, American Photo, Popular Photography, Digital Photo, Departures, MSN Travel.