Cooperative of Photography


VISUAL Q&A: Samir Belhamra

16.05.2019

Photo: Samir BELHAMRA

Samir Belhamra is based in the South of France. He started out as a graffiti artist and later on moved into photography. Samir has worked with some big names, including most recently the award-winning photo editing software creator and partner to Red Bull Illume: Skylum, as well as LumeCube, Haida Filter, Palette Gear, Adobe and Lensball. We asked Samir questions, questions that could only be answered with images…

Who are you?

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My name is Samir BELHAMRA alias @grafixart_photo, and I live in South France.

Why photography?

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Because it's the best way to show to people what we see with our eyes…

What is your trademark photographic style?

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Dreamy and Moody

What truly inspires you?

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Mikko Lagerstedt, Max Rive, and more!

Where do you go when you close your eyes?

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Inside my wish and my dreams.

Where is home for you?

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Where I feel the best.

How would you describe your lifestyle?

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As a typical visual artist, coffee, computer, home, and home, work work and work!

What makes a great shot?

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Composition and feeling!

How do you view the world?

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Like a playground…

What is an important lesson you have learned?

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Modesty, sharing, discovery, always learning and never giving up.


Written by Rowynn Dumont


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