Interview: Photographer Michał Kondas (Poland)
Can you tell us a little about you?
I am 34 years old photographer. I specialize in wedding photography, but I love portraits too.
How and when did you get into photography?
In 2008 after my politology studies I didn’ know what to do in my life, but one day suddenly I came up with the idea to be proffessional wedding photographer. It was very good idea!
What does photography mean to you?
Photography is a great part of my life. It is the best way of expressing myself.
Please briefly describe your photography style for our readers.
My style? Emotion! Sensitivity! Light!
Where do you get inspiration from? I take inspiration from my favourite photographers, movies, books, people I meet.
Think you in advance what you want in the picture?
Sometimes I have an idea in my head before taking photos, but I love improvisation.
Studio, on location or both?
I prefer open air sessions.
Would you consider yourself a hobbyist or a paid professional?
I am paid professional photographer.
What has been your most memorable session and why?
I don’t have the most memorable session. My best sessions were associated with my personal memories.
What has been the biggest source of inspiration in your work?
My biggest inspiration is light! I always look for specific, magical light on scene.
Nikon or Canon? Favorite lens?
I have Canon 6D. My best lens is Canon 135 and Sigma 85 art.
What is one piece of advice you would like to offer a new photographer looking to start their own business?
Young photographers should know that their style of taking photos is original and nobody can take the same photos.
What do you think of our new magazine?
Modellenland magazine is a very inspirational source of various styles, climates, post processing etc and other ideas.
This is my fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/fotoekspresja/
This is my website: www.fotoekspresja.pl