Joakim Hertze

Out of focus

I try to remember to take at least one out-of-focus shot at the end of every session. Too me, these images evokes a sense of magic and quiet wonder. Like in real life, you have to squint to see the true beauty.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Alexandra after a fashion shoot, Staffanstorp, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

The sun setting behind Alice, Staffanstorp, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Alice and Anna, Hovs Hallar, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Alice at a beach at the end of winter, Lomma, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Anna examining her outlook, Hjärup, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Anna taking the plunge, Skummeslövstrand, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Beatrix by the sea on a warm summer’s evening, Malmö, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Embla whisking mosquitoes away, Staffanstorp, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Hanna at a family shoot, Hovs Hallar, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Matilda after dancing, Hjärup, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Zlatko brushing it of, Staffanstorp, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Alice, Hovs Hallar, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Alfie, Lomma, 2021.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Cecilia in a corn field, Skottorp, 2020.

Joakim Hertze — Swedish portrait and editorial photographer — Out of focus

Serene lounging, Steglarp, 2021.