Inspiration Lab

Markku Lahdesmaki
June 27, 2008, 10:33 am
Filed under: Photography | Tags: ,

Another photographer today, Markku Lahdesmaki is a photographer from my homeland Finland. His photos are so honest and he has a true knack for capturing real people be it farmers in Finland or officers in China. I am especially fond of his China series.

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Klaus Haapaniemi
June 10, 2008, 7:19 am
Filed under: Illustration/Art | Tags: ,

Klaus Haapaniemi is an illustrator from my homeland Finland. His style is nuts but very admirable. The amount of detail that goes into his work is truely amazing.  His list of clients include Clements Ribeiro, Cacharel, Marimekko and Levis. He has even made a serious of ceramics for Iittala (blue one with an owl).

His own site is under construction ( but you can find him at Big Active where there’s also lots of other great things to see.

Sanna Annukka
October 18, 2007, 2:38 pm
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Sanna Annukka is a wonderful illustrator from my homeland Finland. She is perhaps best know for her coverartwork for Keane. She is extremely talented and I love her sharp yet detailed style.

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