So if you happen to visit Gilles Jacob site you will enjoy his work. There is something about this pictures that reminds you of a magazine, a vacation in the Seventies (if you have ever been somewhere on vacation in the Seventies)…
Find out more about him and I’d suggest: ask him to take your portrait, I want him to do mine!
IF YOU WEREN’T A PHOTOGRAPHER WHAT WOULD YOU BE?
Gilles Jacob: A drummer in a rock band!
HOW DID IT ALL START?
Gilles Jacob: With my father’s old pentax spotmatic…
IF YOU WERE A BUILDING, WHICH ONE WOULD YOU BE?
Gilles Jacob: The Eiffel tower: “la dame de fer”.
UNLIMITED FUNDS – HOW DO YOU USE THEM?
Gilles Jacob: To play music.
IF YOU COULD SHOW YOUR WORK TO ANYBODY FROM THE PAST
WHO WOULD YOU CHOOSE?
Gilles Jacob: Maybe Henri Cartier Bresson, but maybe not after having thought about it.
AND IF YOU COULD PHOTOGRAPH ANYONE FROM THE PAST WHO’D
Gilles Jacob: The first component of my family – who is he??
TELL AGIRLINHONGKONG A SECRET:
Gilles Jacob: ”Le photographe c’est celui qui aime prendre les photos, celui qui réussit c’est l’appareil…The photographer is the one who loves taking pictures, the one who succeeds is the camera…”
THE THING THAT SCARES YOU THE MOST?
Gilles Jacob: Darkness.
WHAT ARE YOU CURRENTLY WORKING ON AND HOW DO YOU WISH
Gilles Jacob: I’m working to develop a new network, I hope all around the world – that’s what I aim to: traveling with my work !!
For the pictures, Gilles Jacob. While all the material belongs to ©Agirlinhonghong.blogspot.com, as usual.