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Dean Elliott is an artist and photographer born in South Africa, who is currently based in Chile. His first love of photography started while completing his degree in Fine Arts after being introduced to medium format photography and the dark room. He was employed as part time lecturer even before his graduation in 2002. He then accepted a junior position at a studio, following his interest of medium format photography. This time embracing digital photography in its infancy. After almost 10 years of working at studios and lecturing advanced digital photography part-time at a leading digital college in South Africa, he decided to embark on his own ventures. Deans work has taken him to places such as Thailand, Germany, Chile, New York and Miami.

His still-life photography is mostly characterized by its simplicity, color and graphic sensibility, always with a particular attention to detail and technical lighting.
His fashion work has a more relaxed approach compared and he is comfortable in the studio or on location. He occasionally still shoots on film.

Canadienne (Chile), La Polar (Chile), Cruz Verde (Chile), Secret (Chile), Salcobrand (Chile), Falabella (Chile), Ferouch (Chile), Newmann (Chile), Matias Hernan (Chile), NWJ, Arthur Kaplan, Decorland, Jane Sews, SPCC, Liza Lou (Artist NY), Beier Group, Reebok, Windhoek, Game stores, Tsonga, Spar, Kirsten Goss London, Sunday Times, Serta, and more

Revista SML, Cosas Couture, Ya Collecion, Starved magazine, Abduzeedo, Mindsparkle Magazine, Modacl online interview, Obvious magazine, Galio online. Sawubona Magazine Article (winner, Sony Profoto Award), Cover editorial for Yearbook magazine 2018, and more

All images copyright © Dean Elliott