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dna photographers / Cape Town, South Africa / Berlin, Germany
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Iron and Air story {custom bike scene in Lisbon and Porto
} issue 19

{editorial} We did a trip to Portugal last year to visit the top four bike builders in the country. One of the best weeks of our lives, not because of the country, not because of the bikes and cool rides we had, not because of all the good food but because of the friends we made. Toni did the interviews and wrote the story and I took the pictures for Iron & Air. So so proud of this one! Get the latest issue (issue number 19) of Iron & Air digitally here. DNA – Desmond

P.S. WOW! We are overwhelmed by the response. Thank you so so much.

“In Portugal’s custom building scene, there are people working at world-class standards, and amazingly, for such a small…

Posted by Iron & Air on Thursday, April 16, 2015


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Carolina Pimenta – portrait for freundevonfreunden.com

{portraits} With art collectors as parents, the Lisbon home of photographer Carolina Pimenta is a treasure trove full of interesting artefacts and design details. We talk with Carolina about her travels, her hat collection and what it was like to grow up surrounded by artists and artworks. Hanging out with Carolina Pimenta was the best start to our time in Lisbon, Portugal. We met up in August, now you can read the portrait and have a look at the images on Freunde von Freunden.

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A few days left of summer until spring

{news} Full hard drives and full hearts! We had so much fun the past three months in Europe. Winter started in South Africa, so we moved over to Europe, had sunshine all along and now we are almost ready to leave again for South Africa, to be there right in time for spring. Germany, Switzerland, France, Turkey, Portugal – we had an amazing time, met and shot awesome people… met old friends and made new ones. We had many days of non stop shooting, unpacking and packing, many flights and many hours on the road. We can’t wait to write down these stories and edit all those pix. Thanks for everyone supporting us – we love you! Now off to shoot the next few weeks until we’re on a plane back home! Love, dna – Desmond & Antonia

Lisbon Portugal shot by dna photographers

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