Rising Star: The Surreal Art Photography of Anna Sterling
Anna Sterling is a rising star in the world of surreal art photography. Based in Hamburg, Germany, Sterling has been honing her craft since childhood, developing a unique style that combines self-portraits, digital manipulation, and outdoor and studio photography to create images that are both striking and thought-provoking.
One of the hallmarks of Sterling's work is her use of digital image processing to create unobtrusive, artistic compositions. Her images often feature fantastical elements and surreal landscapes that blur the line between reality and imagination, inviting viewers to explore the hidden depths of the stories she tells through her pictures. Sterling's work also often explores themes of melancholy, dreams, and the complexities of the human soul, making her work both emotionally resonant and timeless.
Sterling's work has been recognized with several awards and publications. In 2019, she was a Honorable Mentions Winner in the Minimalist Photography Awards for Photomanipulation, 1st Place in the FAPA – Fine Art Photography Awards for Photomanipulation, 2nd Place in the FotoMagazin May competition and FotoMagazin Calendar April featured. Her work has also been exhibited in galleries across Germany, including the "BücherWelten" exhibition at the Stadtbücherei Forchheim in 2021.
With her unique blend of technical expertise and emotional depth, Anna Sterling is a photographer to watch. Her work continues to inspire and captivate audiences around the world, and her impact on the art world is sure to be felt for years to come.