PORTRAITS, REPORTAGE, INTERIORS, alongside ADVERTISING and FREESTYLE PROJECTS are the areas in which Raphael Zubler works. Authenticity is central to his innovative photographic interpretations. Thanks to his intuitive feeling for light, he photographs with natural light just as skilfully as with artificial lighting.
Growing up amongst animated films, graphics and photos, Raphael Zubler already received inspiration as a child. A photographic apprenticeship and a year in the theatre with his father, the longstanding photographer at the Zurich Schauspielhaus, was followed by seven years as a freelancer.
Assisting numerous swiss and international well-known photographers. At the same time, he took portraits of Swiss and Eastern European artists and made photo-reports which were shown in various exhibitions in Poland and Zurich (Galeria Zamek Reszel, 1995 & 2000, Galerie a16, 2002, Gemmipass, 2007). Raphael Zubler is a co-initiator of the German-Polish ‘Contemporary Art Days’ in Reszel, Poland.
Raphael Zubler’s clients value his ideas, his method of working and his calm and concentration during the preparation and implementation of both small and large scale photo-shootings. Some of the countries where he has photographed are China, India, Bangladesh, Brazil, Argentina, Angola, the USA and Europe.
A network of production companys, casting professionals, location scouts, make-up and hair artists, fashion and interior stylists working together on the pictures has steadily developed into a solid and reliable team.