"Neo American Dream" - Justin Atkins, 2017
The Neo American Dream series playfully explores a modern take of the perfect American man. The subject is shown as a patriotic hero representing the face of millennial idealistic beauty. Using etherial light and beautiful scenarios, he is presented as the man of your dreams in an iconic and almost propagandic way.
Justin Atkins is an image maker from Kitchener, Ontario. He is a soon to be graduate of Sheridan College's Honours Bachelor of Photography program. Justin's fascination with surrealism inspires him to create unique work using the infinite possibilities of digital manipulation. To evoke dreamlike experiences, his images have overwhelming amounts of visual information and incorporate bright saturated colours. By using in camera effects, image composite, and digital painting techniques, he investigates the opportunities of computerized realities. After completing his degree, Justin plans to move to London, UK to pursue fashion photography.
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