Whether it’s the scenic beachscapes, the beautiful people, or the good times on show, photos of Ibiza make it more than easy to fall for the buzzy island vibe they capture. Here’s our round-up of the best photographers on the Balearic isle whose pictures we just can’t gaze at enough.
Ibizan-born Jose Antonio Hervas Mora specialises in often dreamy and always utterly gorgeous shots of his native isle’s landscapes and seascapes. He has also moved into time-lapse photography to capture the slow movement of the stars and changing of light and water to fabulous effect.
Maria Simon is a German photographer now based in Ibiza who fuses high-end fashion photography with more down to earth subjects. Her Ibiza images capture the softness of the light and playfulness of spirit that make the island so unique. If you’re thinking of having an Ibizan wedding, be sure to check her out.
To get a taste of real island life, delve into the visual world of Gato Suárez. Born in Ibiza, Suárez captures playful and fleeting images of art, nature, parties and culture, sometimes juxtaposing the Ibiza of old with the more recent personality of the island. His Facebook page shows his video series interviewing particular characters of Ibiza – those who live and work there, giving a greater insight into the fabric and community that make up the island.
It was in Amsterdam that Eva Kruiper found her passion for photography when taking pictures of her friends at university. Since then she has gone on to assist some celebrated international photographers, as well as completing her first fashion editorial which was shot in Ibiza, and having her work published in magazines across the globe. She’s dynamic and versatile and we love her approach to fashion photography.
Clubbing photographer Phrank – or Frank Weyrauther – is a German-born, Ibiza-based photographer who gets up close and sweaty with the people at the heart of the party. From DJs to dancers, his images are a feast for the eyes and a perfect teaser to get you in the mood for some Ibiza nightlife.
Mar Torres is a Spanish photographer now living in Ibiza. She captures the ying and the yang of the island, the healthy and the hedonistic showing a good balance in her photographic repertoire. She makes the most of the landscapes and buildings in Ibiza as unique backdrops to her imagery.
Noam Ofir is an Israeli photographer who now lives in Ibiza. He fell in love with photography and studied in New York before focusing on fashion, documentary, erotic, travel, and fine art photography. His pictures are from his extensive travels, Ibiza life, parties, nature, vast spaces or tender scenes. Each one of his wonderfully saturated photos is as captivating and arresting as the next.