Sand Creatures Come alive in Claire Droppert’s Photo Series

Claire Droppert is a Rotterdam-based photographer and visual artist. As she stated in her website, her works are mostly inspired by the line where simplicity and minimalism are wed, and the new editing techniques that blur this line. “I have a strong preference for landscapes, and desolate / open spaces. There is a distinctive whispering silence to be found in my work.”, adds Claire Droppert.

Recently we’ve discovered her latest photo series, titled “Gravity – Sand Creatures” where Claire masterly captures sand thrown in the air to bring out forms of animals or any other creatures. Perfectly timed photographs seem like make the sand come alive in various ethereal forms of creatures. Creatures, as  author describes, “born in frozen moments of weightlessness…”.


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