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The Operators: «Black Hole»

25 Feb

The Operators believe that there is more to creative retouching than just technical excellence – with the right people and the the right attitude anything is possible.

Founded in 2008, they quickly established themselves as industry specialists in high end post production and developed an impressive client base stretching across print, film and online media – From BBDO NY and Leagas Delaney to working one on one with photographers, they offer professional and flexible bespoke solutions in creative photographic retouching.

A collaborative series with photographer Max Oppenheim and prosthetic artist Bill Turpin in tribute to Charles Burns for his comic Black Hole. Within this series specific bespoke prosthetic’s were modeled and cast for each individual model. With careful consideration to wardrobe, lighting and style to ‘Black Hole’. The Operators set about finalising the shot within retouch, developing specific colour styles and prosthetic enhancement for each individual shot. The series can be seen in it’s full glory in print within 125 magazine.

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