Stephen Cotterell at work

by Barbara Müller April. 12, 2017 2455 views

I invited a portrait photographer Stephen Cotterell to a project documenting people at work. I chose Stephen knowing his passion for photography, life curiosity and his love for people. My aim was to show the way he works creating a safe space for photographed people, letting them open up in front of him and his camera. 


The models were a boxer and a ballerina photographed in a boxing club. Stephen has never met them before apart from exchanging few emails. I was an invisible observer documenting moments of unfolding energy between this trio. That day a boxing club in London became for me a background of a beautiful visual dance. So here it is, please enjoy my photo story.





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Stephen Cotterell 7 months, 1 week ago

Thank you Barbara for inviting me to participate in your inspirational project.Some of my photographs from our shoot can be seen here http://stephencotterell.com/2017/04/the-boxer-and-the-ballerina/ and on my facebook pages.

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Thomas Glaser 7 months, 3 weeks ago

Beautiful series! And I really like your compositions, colour balance and processing! Something tells me that this Behind The Scenes might actually be more interesting than the real shoot :-)

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