Aviation Art Photography is about more than just an airplane hanged in the sky against the blue sky. Aviation Art website is taking the Aviation photography to a whole new level where the photographs are presenting the world of aviation completely in a new way by giving a soul to the images and the airplanes itself by incorporating composition, shapes, light and colors which are both significant and symbolic. These eye-catching photographs are presenting the aviation in a calm yet majestic way where simple shapes and colors are left to speak for themselves.
Author’s thorough knowledge of the subject and his ability to create an art pieces of high art value and technical quality, makes this book a must for those who are looking for a more than a encyclopedic view on a world of aviation and for sure will inspire a wide range of aviation and photography enthusiast and professionals.
Most of these great airplanes can still be seen flying across the skies and those which are not are resting in the fields and silently telling their story of once being the part of the endless sky.
Rastislav Marguš born in former Czechoslovakia is a leading a career of a professional airline pilot of a Dreamliner commercial jet aircraft for a major national airline. He undertook his first flying lessons as a 15 year old teenager. Although he is pilot of modern jets he is living a life of professional photographer too. Passion for photography started well back at the college at the beginning of his pilot studies by the start of the new millennium.
Since 2004 he is a member of the International Federation of Journalist (IFJ) which was a consequence of prolonged cooperation with various life-style and aviation magazines and during the year 2010 he became a member of the Federation of European Professional Photographers (FEP) after his work was reviewed by the jury of professionals in the industry. In 2016 he received the FEP-EP qualification as an acknowledgment of his professional standard and in 2017 he confirmed his standard and achieved the FEP-QEP (Qualified European Photographer) qualification. Also in 2017 he successfully attended as a finalist in the FEP Year Awards competition in the Reportage and Wildlife category on 4th and 6th place respectively. And if it wasn’t enough during 2017 he held successful Aviation Art Photography exhibition which followed after the certificate from EPSON was received certifying achieved technical perfection in printing and therefore enrolling in EPSON’s program for Limited Edition prints. During year 2018 he received award in the FEP Photographer of the Year 2018 in the Reportage category again. He likes to think of photography as of a whole process beginning from pre-production taking it thru the image creation to the retouching, printing, framing and beyond.
The golden period and the biggest impact to his photography studies was by the time when he was working as a assistant to the greatest master of photography in Central Europe, Martin Vrabko.
Aviation is the dominating genre in his portfolio, but since the world is not only about heavy iron flying machines, he started to capture the beauty of the woman and the beauty of our earth as seen by the gods as well.
His steps took him to the largest airshows and airports in the world to walk under the wings of the greatest icons of aviation, they took him to various studios, fashion shows and miss competitions to capture the most beautiful women’s in the world and at last but not least they took him high enough to soar above the most beautiful parts of our planet Earth.
Over the time the company with the name FlyArt Publishing was established. It is dedicated to deliver the best aviation art, femme art, geo art and healing art in the form of interior decoration.