Erik Johansson is a photographer and retoucher from Sweden that is currently living in Berlin. For him, every picture is an adventure and the contrast between those two worlds are his source of inspiration.
“To me photography is just a way to collect material to realize the ideas in my mind. An idea always starts with a sketch. I get inspired by things around me in my daily life and all kinds of things I see. Although one photo can consist hundreds of layers I always want it to look like it could have been captured.”
You can find here a selection of the pictures I like the most; one picture can tell so much:
Behind the scenes:
“Cut and Fold”, post production took about 15 (effective) hours.
For more information see Erik’s website: http://erikjohanssonphoto.com/work/imagecats/personal/