Gabriel Scanu – A Photographer with His Lens in the Clouds
Australian born, Gabriel Scanu is a young 22-year-old photographer whose love for photography runs in his blood. Scanu’s father, who was a cinematographer, was the key element in him becoming a photographer. He was introduced to the cinematographic world at a young age and by the age of 12, he had already learned to use a DSLR. Once he graduated from high school he was able to continue pursuing his love for photography and explore new and interesting photography concepts.
He became an iconic figure in the photography world thanks to his breathtaking aerial views of some of Australia’s famous locations, such as Mona Vale and Sydney’s Bondi Beach. Once again, it was his father who introduced him to drone photography, which the talented Gabriel took to like a bird with wings. He was mesmerized by the simplicity yet incredible results achieved by utilizing a drone for his images.
Gab Scanu’s Landscape Photography from a Bird’s Perspective
Gab Scanu, as the world of Instagram knows him, is said to be a trailblazer in contemporary landscape photography. He shows well-known and much-loved locations from a fresh perspective. He has a willingness to embrace his artistic instincts and capture photographic images in his own unique style, has made his work instantly recognizable across the globe.
His artistic process is as simple as looking for areas where there is a combination of multiple natural elements, crowds of people and objects such as cars, in an organic moment from a bird’s perspective.
Gabriel is firmly rooted with both feet on the ground, admitting that knowing that people are inspired by his work is what drives and inspires him to continue challenging his own creative abilities.