Manu Agah

news | Cafe Racer by people & transportation photographer Manu AGAH feat. Los Muertos Motorcycles

Motorbike fan Manu AGAH had been waiting for an opportunity to shoot a beautiful biker story for some time now. The opportunity finally came about in Cape Town, when he met the boys of Los Muertos Motorcycles. The lads pimp classic motorbikes into fashionable café racers. Manu told GoSee, “one sunny day we arranged to go on a tour across Cape Town, the route took us from Woodstock to Hout Bay, passing plenty of great locations”. DMP Production was the local production company …

07.03.2014 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Manu Agah : SKODA CITIGO for Leagas Delaney and ‘Pickup’ personal work in the USA

The transportation specialist photographer shot the new SKODA CITIGO images for Leagas Delaney. The images were created in collaboration with Belgian artist Alexis Facca, who created his street art directly on location and interpreted the graphic design of the Czech traditional brand’s special vehicles. The shoots took place in Berlin and Hamburg. In addition we have two images from Manu’s new personal series ‘Pickup’, created during his travels in the USA. …

13.10.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Manu Agah : the Hamburg based photographer talks to GoSee about his personal projects ‘Harborcity’ and ‘Around the Corner’

MANU AGAH's current personal project is a fashion based car and people series, shot in the most beautiful weather conditions in Hamburg’s rapidly developing Harborcity area. Manu on his new pictures: ‘my goal for these images was not to perfectly photograph a car, but rather to capture a certain atmosphere and lifestyle. The images look like snapshots, observing and interrupted by mirroring and reflections, but they are actually posed and carefully arranged.’ Hair and …

28.08.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Manu Agah : ATEGO campaign for Daimler AG and BBDO, Melrose - personal work in fresh pastels in Los Angeles

Manu and his team travelled to Madrid for DAIMLER AG to shoot the launch campaign and catalogue shoot of the new MERCEDES ATEGO. It offers robust solutions for a range of businesses and activities, making it an ideal truck for gardening, urban building sites and anywhere that is particularly tight to drive through… BBDO was the agency, IMAGE NATION headed the production and RECOM carried out the post-production as well as CGI. Manu tells GoSee, ‘I actually travelled to Los Ang …

14.05.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Manu Agah : and his not so secret passion for portrait photography, work for HYUNDAI, FIEBING and MEN PERFECT

Besides car and transportation photography Hamburg based Manu AGAH is very passionate about portrait photography. He created intense portraits of amazing actors in line with a people shoot for client HYUNDAI. Voon advertising agency supervised the job with creative directors Frank Vogelsang and Gerhard Nonnenmacher. What is important? Manu on his expressive close-ups: ‘one of the most crucial aspects of portrait photography is extensive casting.’ Manu snapped older gentlemen …

18.03.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Manu Agah : travelled through Spain and embarked on a road trip from Hamburg to Austria for MERCEDES-BENZ TRUCKS ANTOS and AROCS

Manu AGAH carried out a campaign and catalogue shoot for the new MERCEDES Trucks ANTOS and AROCS. The shoot for the ANTOS, a specifically developed distribution work truck, was a challenge with a combination of photography, 3D elements and CG vehicles. The shoot took place in Spain. They continued the production for the AROCS, a truck that is new on the market, with a short road trip from Hamburg to Austria. The transport specialist on the trip: ‘the locations were a little dusty, bu …

28.02.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Transportation and people by Manu Agah - free series on GoSee

Photographer Manu AGAH was on the road in the USA for his new series. He looked at local street life. The main idea behind the production was to capture real life situations and then render cars over the top. GoSee Member RECOM CGI helped to realise the depicted images. Parallel to this, he developed the people motifs. Manu tells GoSee: ‘I had to stand in the same spot for hours to capture the right moment’. For these images, post-production was carried out in-house, w …

04.09.2012 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article