Eberhard Grossgasteiger explores out-of-the-way destinations
Meet photographer Eberhard Grossgasteiger. The Italian artist known for his nature photography, capturing the raw beauty of a forest or a fleeting moment of a child exploring the outdoors.
Eberhard Grossgasteiger’s photos are among the most liked and downloaded on Unsplash. The website allows people to download high-resolution photos for free. In 2017, the site named him its Photographer of the Year.
He describes his method and his work this way: “Perfect raw simplicity is the key to capturing nature photography that begs to tell a story!”
Grossgasteiger notes on his Instagram, that he’s not afraid to get close to his subjects. He says his favorite camera is a Sony ILCE-7M2. And his favorite lens? He says, anything but a zoom lens. After all, getting close results in the best images.
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