A Language of Calm: The Photography of Michael Schauer

(c) Michael Schauer

Not everyone would choose to spend their time in the world’s harsh northern climates, but for photographer Michael Schauer, these regions hold a special appeal.

“They somehow convey a feeling of ‘real life without bandages’ to me,” he says. “In the north, you can feel the true power of nature—which can be frightening but very beautiful at the same time. Glaciers, icebergs, and snowfields have a certain calmness to them, and calmness is what I find when I’m in these regions. That’s also what I want to convey in my photos…”

Read the full article I wrote for Adobe Create Magazine, here.

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