Nelson started The Seen unsure of where his vision would lead him, but knew he had to take action. He quickly realized he needed assistance in the areas he lacked. His team was created organically by some very talented, creative, driven individuals who were just as passionate about Detroit as he was. They stepped up to help Nelson deliver his vision to the world. Here they are...
Arriving in Detroit nearly 15 years ago and Brad has developed a unique style and approach to photography by capturing the true essence of the subject matter and setting a mood for each image. Watching the city evolve and showcasing the modern heritage of Detroit has been a personal project of his.
The Storm Co. is a creative video production studio that specializes in crafting short-form content, imagery, and visuals. With an ever-evolving aesthetic and style, their mission is to make beautiful yet edgy visual content that clients and collaborators absolutely cannot wait to share.
The Storm Co. was founded by Dean Storm and is based in Detroit, Michigan.
A Detroit native born and raised. Deirdre assists with The Seen photo shoot coordination handling the administrative aspects of the shoot, bringing together all necessary elements to ensure a good photo shoot. She is the designer of The Seen website and owner of Mydas Touch, a web design company for the "Creative Entrepreneur."
Nikolai is co-founder of Subtrakt, a detroit-based creative agency. As a multi-disciplinary team of designers, strategists, and technologists, Subtrakt empowers their clients to produce innovative products by creating the conditions from which those products can emerge.
The Seen would not be possible if it was not for the abundance of creative talent in Detroit. Thank you to these amazing creatives that come out and share their talents. The Seen has been fortunate to have it's story told by the photographers, videographers and documentarians of Detroit. Please familiarize yourself with these creatives below and check out their work.