Karine Welter (1981) and Oliver Rust (1979) worked individually for about ten years in the fashion, beauty and photography field in Switzerland, London and Paris. In autumn 2012 they decided to go into partnership as photographers and began to build their joint portfolio. The two soon had commissions from magazines, and photographed and produced video clips, including Dash, Essential Homme, Fashionisto, Gala, Hint, 160 Gramm, The ones 2 watch, Profile, Platinum Love, QVEST, Vision, Zink and other independent magazines. Besides fashion photography, they love to shoot strong character portraits and are getting more and more involved in advertising photography. Karine + Oliver are very well known for their creativity, widespread research and precise preparation. This allows them to shoot fast and on a high level.
Karol is film director specializing in both narrative & character driven storytelling in commercial and animation field. Due to his strong background in CGI and digital-art, he is able to perfectly merge live action with visual effects, which results in mesmerising films with great cinematic storytelling.
His recent ad for Alivia Foundation gathered recognition and appreciation worldwide and was featured in Shots.net, The Drum (Creative Works) and Adweek. He worked for clients such as: Orange, HBO, GE, Volkswagen, Al Jazeera, NBC, Squarespace. His work was also awarded at Cannes Lions, 2x Promax BDA and featured in Adweek Talent Top10, Advanced Photoshop, 200 Best Digital Artists Worldwide by Leurzer's Archive, Computer Arts and more.Website: www.sugarrhyme.com
Mannbutte is a fashion photographer and a film maker based in Dubai. His is work has been published and exhibited in acclaimed magazines & books worldwide. He is known for his warm tones, modern & sophisticated style, sometimes breaking into quirky edgy portraiture work, seen in Vogue, Harper's, Schon Magazine, Stylist Magazine, Monrowe, Grazia & many others. His campaign work for young and upcoming designers have a sense of depth helping them to express and create their own identity. He has worked with some of the leading brands: Chanel, Gucci, Loui Vuitton, Ted Baker, RedTag, Lanvin, Puma & many more.Agency Representatives thingsbypeople.com