Antique Toy World magazine took a liking to my recent series of photographs and interviewed me for their cover story. For the past 2 years I've been photographig vintage toys, re-imagining them in epic dramas The full magazine interview is below.
Interview with art photographer Xavier Nuez
What made you think of shooting toy photos in this way?
The idea of photographing vintage toys had been brewing in my head for a couple years. My work is very theatrical and the toys were a great subject for storytelling. I love to create dramatic stages, and my lighting is a big part of it – I light in a very theatrical way.