Daniel Chatard is a Franco-German documentary and portrait photographer based in Hanover, Germany. Daniel is interested in the relationship between individuals and their societies, exploring how collective identities shape the human experience. Daniel’s work has been published and awarded internationally. He is currently continuing his studies in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography at the University of Applied Arts and Sciences of Hanover, having recently completed an exchange semester at the Tomsk State University (Russia).
What was it that drew you to the Star Wars Families commission?
I realised that the narrative of Star Wars would allow me to explore the universal theme of family again from a new perspective, getting to know a family I didn’t know yet, which was very appealing to me.
Favourite Star Wars quote
“Your focus determines your reality.” Qui-Gon Jinn, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace
See Daniel Chatard’s Star Wars family here.
Star Wars Families presented by eBay is a collaboration between Lucasfilm and British Journal of Photography in advance of the release of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. An immersive photographic and editorial project, it sheds light on families around the world who have enjoyed the magic of Star Wars for nearly half a century.