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

2021 7th Fine Art Photography Award 2 Times Nominees

2021 14th International Color Award Honorable Mention Award

2020 PX3 Paris, Prix de la Photography, Architecture Photographer of the Year 2 Gold Medal Architecture

2020 Sony World Photography Awards Shortlist Architecture

2020 IPA New York Professional 3rd Place Architecture - Interior

2020 15th Spider black & white Award Honorable Mention

2020 Siena International Photo Award Finalist

2020 13th International Color Awards 2nd Place Architecture "Merit of Excellence"

2020 HIPA Dubai Finalist

2019 6th ND Award 3rd Place Bronze Star Award 4 Pic Honorable Mention

2019 TIFA Tokyo Architecture-Interior, Honorable Mention Winner

2019 14th Spider black & white Award, 2 Picture Honorable Mention

2019 IPA New York Professional 3rd Place Architecture - Interior , 4 Times Honorable Mention

2019 Monovision Award 6 Times Honorable Mention Award

2019 International Photography Awards Oneshot/Street Photo New York 3 Times Honorable Mention Award

2019 German International DVF-Photocup GIP Gold Medal

2019 Siena International Photoawards 2 Times Finalist Architecture & Sports

2019 5th Fine Art Photography Awards 4 Times Nominee Award

2019 Honorable Mention Architecture International Color Award

2019 2 Times Finalist and Nominee Architecture International Color Award

2018 2 Times Bronze Winner One EyeLand Indien Architecture-Bridges Fine Art-Other

2018 Silver Winner TIFA Tokyo Architecture - Bridges

2018 Monochrome Awards 3 Times Honorable Mention Profs Architecture & Fine Art

2018 ND Award 2 Times Honorable Mention Architecture-Bridges, Nature-Landscape

2018 IPA New York Professional 1st Place Architecture - Bridges

2018 IPA New York Professional 3 Times Honorable Mention

2018 Siena International Photoawards Remarkable Award

2013 Sony World Photography of the Year Shortlist Architecture