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Björn Vaughn
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My Bio
7 years professional travel photographer & writer
Life-long illustrator (currently inactive)
2010-present: partner in film company based in Borneo, Indonesia

Director of Photography, camera operator, script writer, film director, producer, fixer, ...

Tools of the Trade
www.bpi-pt.com

Bjorn Vaughn - A Photographer For Life

Bjorn Vaughn - A Photographer For Life

Bjorn has been photographing since he was eight years old and was among the last generation to still be shooting film and slides before making the full transition to digital in the early-mid 2000s. Bjorn spent 7 years working for international photography magazine Leica Fotografie International (LFI) who endorsed him as a travel photographer and writer working from Asia, the Middle East and Europe. His photo blog www.bjorntoday.com was featured on Leica’s official website. Bjorn has had numerous publications in LFI, culminating in a feature story and cover photo in LFI 2/2009. His photographs were selected as photo of the day on LFI we

BPI FILMS

BPI FILMS

For the past two years I have been very involved in the setting up of our film company - Borneo Productions International (BPI), in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia. As I am busy doing motion film now there is less time for photography, unfortunately. That doesn't mean I don't get to take a snap every once in a while :) see the latest. If you like nature and you are interested in our film work please check out the youtube link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JO_WHcSigDA or visit our website at www.bpi-pt.com Thanks a lot!

The baby orangutan

The baby orangutan

The rainforest of Borneo is quickly diminishing. For some time now I have accepted this as one of those unfortunate facts of life. But once you've held a baby orangutan, you're no longer quite the same. The cutting back of the trees becomes more immediate, more personal. An inner feeling sparks to life, the wish to protect and to help wherever you can. Your friend is losing his home. You can't just let that happen, right? While the wish to save the world is commonly brushed off as naive, what you can do is be grateful for the simple things in life - the plants in the backyard, the light trickling through the trees, the birds, the people, ...

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Bjorn; 
Came upon your gallery via a photo (Under the Bridge) win Inayatshah's feature on Thailand. I love your gallery!
sydsenseStudent Traditional Artist
are you on other social websites?
I think there is great authenticism in your pictures. They're very beautiful because they reflect life. It's honest. At the same time there is great humor and lightness in some of the pictures. True art. Keep looking at life through the camera and show us what you see.
transbonjaProfessional Traditional Artist
Bjorn, how are you doing?
I have something to show. This is my friend's project, and i think you will love to see this :D
Check the link--->
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radoxistProfessional General Artist
Hi there !
It is nice to see that you like my artworks and thanks for the +fav !
Do not hesitate to add some comments in the future. I would love to read them.

Greetings from Slovakia !
Rado
JullezArtProfessional Digital Artist
cool gallery, interesting pics
TravisGardenArt Digital Artist
Wow, thank you.