Architecture & Interior Photographer in Seoul, South Korea: AmorePacific Headquarters

South Korea’s largest beauty company AmorePacific recently relocated their headquarters to a new mixed-use building designed by starchitect David Chipperfield in Yongsan district, Seoul.

In their quest of perfection for this new flagship building which won many architecture awards, AmorePacific commissioned Danish textile company Kvadrat to install their signature Soft Cells acoustic sound-absorbing wall panels throughout the entire space including corridors, offices, meeting rooms, research labs, retails etc. Kvadrat also provided high-end designer fabrics for much of the seating and curtains of the building, making AmorePacific Headquarters the most heavily Kvadrat equiped project in the world unpon its completion.

The final outcome is a stunning piece of architecture with extreme care for detail and spectacular interiors with opera-like acoustical qualities, which I was fortunate enough to document for Kvadrat’s booklet and general communication material.

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Raphael Olivier is a commercial photographer based in Asia for over a decade, working from Bangkok, Hong Kong and Singapore on assignments all around the region including corporate, industrial, architecture, interior, lifestyle and hospitality.

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Hong Kong Cruise Photographer - Genting Dream Cruise

A few months ago I was hired on a very special and unusual assignment, shooting advertising visuals onboard a cruise ship for Genting Dream Cruise, departing from Hong Kong and sailing to Vietnam and the Philippines. It was my first time traveling on such a vessel, let alone living on water for 2 weeks with the rest of our team. It was an amazing experience, at times challenging yet overall great fun. It was also my first project working with medium format camera Fujifilm GFX 50s.

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Raphael Olivier is a commercial photographer based in Asia for over 10 years, working from Hong Kong and Singapore on corporate, hospitality, lifestyle and advertising assignments all around the region.

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The Trade Desk, office and portraits - Singapore Corporate Photographer

A few weeks ago I had the chance to work with the super friendly Trade Desk team in Singapore, shooting a variety of lifestyle portraits, office interiors and candid moments to refresh their company's corporate image bank for the Asia region.

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Raphael Olivier is a commercial photographer based in Singapore, available for corporate, architecture, interiors, lifestyle and industrial assignment all around Asia.

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Bawah Island, Tropical Resort - Singapore Hotel Photographer

Bawah is a private island off the coast of Indonesia, just a short ride away from Singapore. I was recently assigned to shoot a series of branding visuals to illustrate the natural experience and luxury facilities of the resort. Aerial photography played a big part in this project, showcasing the spectacular views of the islands and reef, but also underwater photography to immerse the viewer into the crystal clear lagoon, and architectural images focusing on the sustainable integration of buildings into the local natural elements.

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Raphael Olivier is a commercial photographer living in Asia for 10 years, currently based between Hong Kong and Singapore, available to shoot architecture, interiors, hospitality, retail and advertising campaigns all around Asia and beyond.

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Germain Tailors SS017 - Hong Kong Lifestyle Photographer

Good to be back in Asia after a month of travel, and happy to start this new season with a really fun project, working with Germain Tailors on their new Spring Summer 2017 brand campaign in Hong Kong. This time we decided to shoot in the beachside village of Shek O, in the South-East of Hong Kong Island, spending a few days away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Fine white sand, iodine smell, fresh beers, sound of crashing waves... and great tailored outfits to walk around in style.

Raphael Olivier is a commercial photographer living in Asia for about 10 years, currently based between Hong Kong and Singapore, available for assignments around the region including lifestyle, portraits, editorial, advertising campaigns and more.

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Systra, Public Transport Infrastructure - Corporate & Aerial Photographer

This month I had the great opportunity to work in Brazil on a project documenting public transport infrastructures in São Paulo and Belo Horizonte for French engineering company Systra. The aim of the project was to showcase the various mobililty structures the firm has been implementing in those cities, and included a day flying over in helicopter to capture aerial views of larger projects as well as the general urban surroundings and environment.

Raphael Olivier is a commercial photographer living in Asia for about 10 years, currently based between Hong Kong and Singapore, and available for corporate, industrial and aerial photography assignments all around Asia and beyond.

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On The Move - Brazil

I am currently in Brazil for the whole month of February 2017 and available for editorial and commercial projects in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo.

Essilor, Annual Report - Singapore Corporate Photographer

In January, my first assignment of 2017 was to shoot a corporate & industrial reportage for Essilor, documenting their optical glass manufacturing and design in Bangkok and Singapore.

Raphael Olivier is a corporate & industrial photographer based in Asia for about 10 years, currently living between Hong Kong and Singapore, and available for assignments around the region including annual reports, corporate social responsibility reports, advertising campaigns and more.

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Louis Dreyfus Company, Annual Report - Indonesia Corporate Photographer

Over the past 6 months, I have been working on a long-term corporate reportage for the Louis Dreyfus Company, documenting their assets and activities around Asia. The aim of this project was to create a tailor-made corporate image bank with region-specific features, to be included in the company's global annual report, corporate magazine and other marketing platforms.

Countries covered during this assignment: China, Vietnam, Indonesia.

Here are some photos taken in Indonesia, where operations include coffee, palm oil and bio-diesel processing.

Raphael Olivier is a corporate & industrial photographer based in Asia for about 10 years, currently living between Hong Kong and Singapore, and available for assignments around the region including annual reports, corporate social responsibility reports, advertising campaigns and more.

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Logwin, Annual Report - Singapore Corporate Photographer

During the last quarter of 2016, I was assigned to travel on location all around Asia to photograph logistics activities, warehouses and corporate offices for Logwin's global annual report. This project took me to Hong Kong, Shanghai, Almaty, Dubai, Singapore and Jakarta.

Raphael Olivier is a corporate & industrial photographer based in Asia for about 10 years, currently living between Hong Kong and Singapore, and available for assignments around the region including annual reports, corporate social responsibility reports, advertising campaigns and more.

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