BIOGRAPHY

Yannic is a Swiss freelance photographer currently residing in Paris, France. His passion for photography began in his teenage years. After receiving an old Zenit 35mm camera as a gift, he began to to experiment with analog photography and the image making process. After his military service, he moved to Paris to undergo an education in fine art photography. His interests include landscape, architecture and minimalism.

Influenced by the old masters of film photography, German Romanticism and the New Objectivity movement, Yannic strives to create clean and aesthetic photographs with a passion for black and white. Although skilled in both the analog and digital photographic mediums, he remains passionate about analog photography and still practices the skill today. Dedicated, reliable and always striving for perfection, whatever his assignment.

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TIMELINE

Born 1995 in Aargau

1995 – 2006                        Attended diverse schools in Zug, Switzerland

2006 – 2013                        Attended Institut Montana Zugerberg, Switzerland

2013 – 2015                         Studies at Centre for Sixth-form Studies in Cambridge, UK

2015 – 2017                         Enlisted and served in the Swiss Armed Forces

2018 – 2021                         Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) at Paris College of Art in Paris, France


EXPERIENCE

Assisted Benjamin Kanarek for

GRAZIA Magazine

NUMÉRO Russia

ELLE International

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