Denis Piel

France 1944


Denis Piel
Denis Piel
April 15, 2013
Ok, I know it's so damn corny to quote somebody just to describe yourself, let alone Confucius, but this quote says all about my relationship with Widewalls, so forgive me for doing this: Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. Am I forgiven?

Denis Piel is a French photographer, raised and educated in Australia and the United States. His innovative work in a fashion photography during the 80s, made him a star also in the art world. Denis’ images created for Vogue, GQ, Vanity Fair and Self, has brought him many awards, like the Leica Medal of Excellence for Commercial Photography in 1987. The base of each of his projects is his quest for the answers on the human condition and relationships. Denis Piel lives in France.

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