Adam Balcerek (Adam Black)

Barcelona - Dubai - Advertising, Sport and Lifestyle Photographer

Adam graduated in architecture in Germany, and made his first steps as a photographer after moving to Paris in 2006. Assisting such legends as Patrick Demarchelier, Solve Sundsbo or Sarah Moon gave him the opportunity to perfect his skills alongside the best.

In 2016 he moved to Dubai and succeeded as an advertising, lifestyle and sport photographer. Since 2022 he now lives between Dubai and Barcelona.

Adam is shooting international campaigns, working mostly in Europe (Spain, France, UK, or Poland) and Middle East, but also in Africa (Morocco, Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda); or Asia (China, Sri Lanka, Philippines).

He has worked for many international brands like Adidas, McDonald's, Samsung, Snickers and Wella, and his photos have been published in Harper’s Bazaar, L'Officiel, WAD, Glamour and Vogue.

Besides advertising, he enjoys working on charity projects (the most recognisable: Photography for Nairobi).

Adam's work has also gained international praise, has won many prestigious awards and has been presented in numerous exhibitions in Paris, London, Warsaw or Buenos Aires.