Daniela Müller-Brunke was born in Namibia and raised in South Africa. After studying photography at the Nelson Mandela University in Port Elisabeth, she moved to London to work as a photographic assistant for several years. She then moved to Berlin, here she works at the intersection of fashion, documentary photography, and social commentary dividing her time between London, Berlin and Africa shooting for clients worldwide.
She regularly spends longer periods of time in Africa to work, visit her family and to breath.
Daniela's work is very much influenced by growing up in Africa and travelling extensively as a child. She has a fine sense for lighting and feels equally at home shooting in a studio, on location or in nature. She often finds beauty in the ordinary, striving to find a balance between her roots and the world of fashion.
FEATURES AND AWARDS
2020 BIFA Awards - Portrait section - Bronze Winner
2020 Feature: Metal Magazine - the 12 Apostles (online)
2017 Feature: Material Magazine - One overall one People (online)
Feature: Indie Magazine - Please come in (online)
2016 Feature: Born free - L'Officiel Germany (online)
Feature: A South African Story - Metal Magazine (online)
1998 Group show – Graduate exhibition Nelson Mandela University
1995 – 1998 National Diploma in Photography with distinction from Nelson
Mandela University (P.E Technikon, re-named)
1996 – 1997 P.E Technikon Merit Award - Academic excellence
P.E Technikon Merit Award - Best photography student
Robert Niven Bursary - Best second year student in art department
AGFA Photo Bursary - Best practical portfolio by second year
Alexander Macum memorial award- Best second year
1995 – 1996 AGFA Photo Bursary - Best first Year Photography student
Robert Niven Bursary - Best first year student in art department
lford Photo Bursary - Best practical Portfolio by Fist Year Student
P.E Technikon Merit Award - For academic excellence
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