PhotoGraphic. That is how Dirk Bakker, an Amsam-based photographer higher often called @macenzo, describes his completely composed architectural photos.  With a background in graphic design, Dirk’s work is strongly influenced by his love for strains, patterns, and shapes, and he constructs these parts into one “graphic art work” afterwards.

Strolling via his Instagram gallery, one would possibly suppose these photos are simply too good to be true. “It’s no secret, I edit my photos until I attain satisfaction,” Dirk advised . “For me, an image is sort of a graphic design – I edit or manipulate it till I discover an fascinating, thrilling, and balanced picture.” He additionally likes to create his personal constructions and he enjoys the ability of repetition that creates fascinating patterns – as he says himself, in the long run it is all about taking part in with graphical parts.

Nevertheless, Dirk’s photos take greater than only a distinctive eye for patterns, textures, and contours – additionally they take time and persistence to discover a good perspective. “Generally the primary shot is the perfect,’ says Dirk. ‘And typically I actually need to take lots to discover a usable one. Some topics will also be used a number of occasions, e.g. a detailed up, a straight up or distant shot – all this provides a unique end result.” As a real Dutchman, Dirk enjoys “photo-cycling” not solely in his hometown of Amsterdam and many various cities and nations that he’s invited to go to, but in addition for his SeeMyCity tasks (a travel-photography initiative that he helped to co-found).

From merely lovely items of pavement to mind-ing staircases, from eye-pleasing facades to majestic bridges, Dirk Bakker presents you with the great thing about our on a regular basis environment.

ContainerCity

ContainerCity

Dirk Bakker

Embrace You

Emce You

Dirk Bakker

Each Step You Take

Every Step You Take

Dirk Bakker

GreenHouse

GreenHouse

Dirk Bakker

SkyLines

SkyLines

Dirk Bakker

Liv’in Coloration

Liv’in Color

Dirk Bakker

Two Of A Form

Two Of A Kind

Dirk Bakker

Up You Go

Up You Go

Dirk Bakker

2 pRoof

2 pRoof

Dirk Bakker

Spherical In Circles

Round In Circles

Dirk Bakker

Using The Wave

Riding The Wave

Dirk Bakker

DiscoveRED

DiscoveRED

Dirk Bakker

Purple, Yellow And Blue

Red, Yellow And Blue

Dirk Bakker

Purple Wave

Red Wave

Dirk Bakker

Shake It Up!

Shake It Up!

Dirk Bakker

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