Suren Manvelyan presents his incredible images of the human eye that are photographed at close range. We could not even imagine that our eyes look like when approached so close.
Born in 1976, Suren started to photograph when he was sixteen and became a professional photographer in 2006. His photographic interests span from Macro to Portraits, Creative photo projects, Landscape, and much more. Suren’s photos have been published in numerous magazines and newspapers in Armenia and worldwide.
His latest popular series of close ups of a human eye – entitled “Your beautiful eyes,” together with a similar series on “Animal eyes,” have had millions of views on the Web. ‘Human eyes’ were published by Daily Mail, The Independent, Telegraph, La Republica, Liberation, Guardian, Wired, Wedemain, The Shortlist, DT Magazine, MAXIM, and others. The photos were also used by BBC Spain, BBC Brasil, WNYC one of the oldest radio stations in the U.S., Gizmondo and many others.
In parallel to photography, for the past ten years Suren has also enjoyed teaching physics, mathematics, projective geometry and astronomy at the Yerevan Waldorf School. From 1997 to 2011 he served as a scientific researcher at the Institute for Physical Research of National Academy of Sciences.