Usually when a photographer makes the transition to moving image alarm bells start to ring. You imagine a piece that is beautiful to behold yet sadly lacking in depth and narrative. Yet remember that Hunger and 12 Years a Slave director Steve McQueen started out as a photographer and artist. For those who possess the talent it is an inevitable transition to make film.
For renowned fashion photographer Tim Walker, his debut short The Muse has taken his understanding of image and tone and crafted a beautiful and haunting film that is visually stunning yet not in substitute of story and emotion.