/ 2021 / Architecture / Buildings

The Ghost Ship

  • Prize
    Bronze in Architecture/Buildings
  • Company
    Peter Plorin Photography
  • Photographer
    Peter Plorin

On some evenings you are simply enchanted by the moment, the location and the main actor, the Chilehaus in Hamburg.
That evening it was already clear to me that I wanted to turn the unusual shape of the house, a ship's bow, into a cathedral of light.

Grown up in the sixties in a small town in the Lower Rhine Area, he has been influenced by the Lower Rhine landscape and also by industrial heritage and architectural diversity. This affected previously his work as painter. Later on, with the coming of the digital age, he swapped back to photography, which he had performed occasionally before with analogue cameras alongside the painting. His Main topics are expressive and high-quality photographic images out of the subject’s architecture, landscape from many different countrys, Sport and Peoplephotography.

Awards 2021 Siena International Photo Award Remarkable Award Architecture

2021 Tokyo Foto Award Bronze Medal Architecture

2021 PX3, Prix de la Photography Silver & Bronze Medal Architecture

2020 Sony World Photography Awards Shortlist Architecture

2020 PX3, Prix de la Photography Architecture Photographer of the Year

2020 IPA New York Professional 3rd Place Architecture

2020 13th International Color Awards 2nd Place Architecture

2019 6th ND Award 3rd Place Bronze Star Award

2019 IPA New York Professional 3rd Place Architecture

2018 TIFA Tokyo Silver Winner Architecture

2018 Siena International Photo Awards Remarkable Award Architecture

2018 IPA New York Professional 1st Place Architecture

2018 Lens Culture Black and White Awards Editors Pick

2013 Sony World Photography of the Year Shortlist Architecture

furthermore approx. 50 other Award in different competitions