ballpen portraits on newspapers | Sam Guillemot.
Sam Guillemot is a french artist who lives in Paris. His main activity is cameraman chief operator, but he started a couple of years ago a work on portraits drawn with ballpen on newspapers, influenced by street art and directly inspired by his lightworking, while shooting pieces for TV.
Sam is inspired as well by famous people and by unknown, of the light on the faces expresses something. The papers on which he draws have a crucial role and are often related to the subject.
As he works on major sport events like Rolland Garros, le tour de France, ski world championships ect…, athletes are a good source of inspiration, and he has had many occasions to present
to his models.