Photo credit: Kim Leuenberger
From afar, these appear to be just scenic car photos, taken against beautiful backdrops, but “Traveling Cars Adventures” by 21-year-old Swiss photographer Kim Leuenberger actually make use of diecast toys. She’s currently a student at the London University of the Arts and first began the series by experimenting with a new camera in her backyard. She photographed a blue toy minivan alongside paddington bear and the rest was history. Continue reading for more.
According to My Modern Met, “Since then, she has added to the series by finding all kinds of interesting locations and adding a variety of different vehicles to her collection of toys. She says she loves the vintage and classic toys because ‘they had a life and want to tell you their stories, and that’s what I want to transmit with my pictures, I want them to tell a story.'”