Photographer: Aleš Bravničar
Aleš Bravničar is one of Slovenia’s most sought after fashion and commercial photographers. He specializes in creative studio and location photography for corporate, advertising, and editorial clients like Max Factor, Elle and Elle Decor, Playboy, Cosmopolitan, Maxim, Adria Airways, Lisca, Zlatarne Celje, Union and Laško Breweries, Sava-Goodyear, Hermes Softlab, Modna Jana, SKB-Societe Generale, Luna, Ytong, Trimo, Droga Kolinska, Eva, Deželna Banka Slovenije, Industrija Usnja Vrhnika and Nancy Beachwear. He also shoots promotional campaigns for clients such as Peugeot, Opel, FIat, Sony Ericsson, Frey Wille, SiMobil-Vodafone and Vichy.
He contributed to Werk Magazine Singapore in a 20-page editorial for Comme Des Garcons Guerilla Store +3861. His assignments have taken him around the world to more than 70 countries. BBC News Website published his photographs from Algeria in 2007. Aleš Bravničar also gives lectures on photography. In 2008 Canon Adria entrusted him the role of a spokesperson for their state-of-the-art digital photographic equipment.
He participated in numerous group (Contemporary Slovene Photography 2003, Figurae 2004, Erotica Photographic Salon 2005) and solo exhibitions (Route 66 2003, Pop! 2006, Miniverse 2008) and exhibited at both Month of Design and Month of Photography. His series of photographs entitled “What the dolphin saw?” was awarded honorable mention at Slovenia Press Photo Awards 2009.
He lives and works in Ljubljana, Slovenia and is represented by Galerija Fotografija