Dik Nicolai Fotograaf

    Advertising Photography
    Portrait Photography
    Fashion Photography
    Other

    Dik Nicolai is fascinated by light, by the power of compositions, color and their effect on people. During the past seven years he has built up a large portfolio for advertising agencies, editorial images for publishers, the music scene, portraits and fashion campaigns. He is inspired by the work of Leibovitz, Corbijn, Avedon and Crewdson. The decision to create his studio in a monastery, between Amsterdam and The Hague happened to be a decisive one. The atmosphere of these surroundings a couple of minutes away from the hustle and bustle of the city, gives his photography a new quality. Often he says: “I am a Momentographer while creating my non-commissioned images and a Contactographer while producing commercial works’