Marc’s latest project is Shakedown Team, a press team dedicated to the coverage of extreme sports events, mainly focused on rally sports throughout Latin America. After winning this year’s photographers’ competition for the best picture of the famous Dakar Rally, Shakedown Team has become the official race photographer for the Dakar Series in Argentina, Peru and Paraguay.
Next to publishing in a large variety of specialized magazines worldwide and providing exclusively images for different teams and pilots, Shakedown Team also is responsible for photography services for clients such as Yamaha, Herbalife, Edox Swiss Watches and the Peruvian Ministry of Sports. www.shakedownteam.com
Farbone Studio is the creative result of the encounter in 2010 between Miru Trigo, Tincho Gerardi and Marc van der Aa. All three photographers with their own background and vision, they decided to join their strengths and qualities, starting Farbone Studio. Now, three years later, Farbone Studio has offices in both Buenos Aires and Mexico City.
Farbone Studio proposes the creation of diverse images through professional photography and art direction, trying to accomplish the visual needs of different clients through year long expertise. Farbone Studio has worked for a large variety of clients, such as Nike, Kooga, Toshiba, BMW, Google, Mitsubishi and many more.
Ideally, Marc is a traveler, photographer and writer. After finishing his studies at the Utrecht School of Journalism in the Netherlands, he started studying photography at the Argentine School of Photography (EAF) in Buenos Aires in 2005. His work has been published in different books, magazines and newspapers around the world, such as Time Out, Penthouse, Ralph Lauren Magazine, Lonely Planet, DJMag, Polo Today, D – magazine, Urb Magazine, Resource Mag, Gonzo Circus, Remix, FEM Business, etc. On an artistic level, he put together a variety of solo exhibitions in the Netherlands, Argentina and Mexico and participated in a various collective expositions. www.marcvanderaa.com