Pawel Mrowiec, Owner of QT Albums, Unraveled: An Interview

Pawel Mrowiec is mostly working in Photojournalism and Street Photography, although has a great passion for music festivals. Through his career as a Photographer he was commissioned to take photographs in  Europe covering a variety of events. Currently working freelance for a number of companies while running photography album business at QTAlbums, Pawel is always looking for stories to tell through the photographic medium.

For more inspiration from Pawel:

Instagram | Website | QT Albums

 
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Here is Pawel, Unraveled…

What inspired your art?

Henri Cartier Bresson / Guy Bourdin / Robert Capa / Sally Mann / Martin Parr / Vladimir Birgus/ Joseph Koudelka/ Helmut Newton

What do you shoot with? Camera body and favorite lens?

Mamiya 7 120 mm with 65 mm lens and Leica Mp 240 - with 35 mm Sumilux 1.4

What other ways do you express your creativity?

Long term projects that I have running on - right now a very disappearing Kiosks with newspaper - a symbolic form of communists news paper shops where you could buy only communist paper

How do you de-stress at the end of the day?

Mountains/ lakes / listening to sounds of nature / I do play a lot on my console. Also I bike.

What kind of music do you listen to while editing?

Lo Fi hip hop youtube channel // some deep-house channels electronic berlin music underground // some D&B if I have a taste for it, cinematic orchestra and stuff

What is your favorite book?

Tales of Terror: 58 Short Stories Chosen by the Master of Suspense

Name one movie that inspires you.

Alfred Hitchcock Birds, The Pi Number , Fountain, James Franko movies,

How do you handle self-doubt or creative slumps?

I read bio’s of great photographers!

What has been the most difficult part of your creative journey?

Understanding the quality to the things I do.

Who is one of your favorite photographers?

Henri Cartier Bresson , Robert Capa, Martin Parr, Tony Ray Jones, Joseph Koudelka, Alex Webb, Guy Bourdin, Helmut Newton, Vladimir Birgus, Rafal Milach, Bogdan Dziworski, Thomas Dworzak, Peter Lindbergh, Alex Soth,





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