Sint Lukas, University College of Arts and Design, Brussels (Belgium)
Aalto University of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland
About Jean Counet
Amsterdam based Jean Counet works both as still photographer and cinematographer on documentary and feature films. Counet strives in his images for authenticity , simplicity and uses isolation to provoke a dialogue with the spectators imagination. He rathers suggests in his work than illustrates. As still photographer Counet worked on theatrical released and awarded films like “A Strange Love Affair with Ego”, “Zaatari Djinn” and “If the Sun Explodes”. Further Counet works on commissioned photo shoots. The photography for the triple platinum CD Album "La fete est finie" (300000+ sold albums) from the French popular rapper Orelsan was created by Counet and the popular French directors duo Greg&Lio.