Creative duo Meinke ten Have and Kees de Klein studied Fine Arts and Graphic Design at Artez Academy of Arts in Arnhem, the Netherlands. Since graduating in 2010 they have travelled back and forth between London and Amsterdam, producing imagery for various photographic assignments.
Both Meinke and Klein have each worked for a variety of companies such as online journal and shop Kitsune, and as assistants to photographers Petrovsky & Ramone. Besides shooting editorials and advertising campaigns, a recent focus of their work has been creating gif-animations and challenging the conventions of moving image for e-platforms such as V magazine and Dazed Digital. They have also worked with talented designers such as Maarten van der Horst, Tom Nijhuis and Peet Dullaert.
We wanted to present the GIF as a high-end looping animation instead of the nineties home-made flashy stop-motion, as it's mostly known