In 2004 Jonathan Heyer opened his own photo studio in Zurich, specializing in advertising photography. In particular, he is fascinated by digital photography and post-editing. This has enabled him to secure diverse commissions for national and international advertising campaigns as well as editorial projects, inter alia various fashion shootings for the newspaper “NZZ am Sonntag”. He has a passionate interest in the field of music which also resulted in photographic projects for various music albums.
Jonthan Heyer is working for several national and international clients such as Migros, Panalpina, Phonak, Swiss Post, Swiss Airlines, SBB and much more. He is featured in the 200 best AD Photographers Worldwide 2013 and 2014 and winner of the EWZ Selection in the category “advertising photography” in 2009 and 2010.
His photographs are carefully staged, but without losing their natural moments. Setting the light for a conscious dramaturgy, his photographs have a unique look that speaks clearness and continuity, taking care of small details and styling. His photographs tell a story, where one can discover continuously new details.
Jonathan Heyer takes us behind the scenes of his imaginative sets in these short videos.