Angus who?

Angus R. Shamal (1972) is a photographer and type-designer based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. With a long background in graphic design and advertising, Angus decided in early 2007 to pursue his long interest in photography.
Since then he has worked on several editorials and on advertising commissions for clients such as Adidas and Fortis bank, among others. His work has been published in several magazines and publications, as well as in The Collector’s Guide to Emerging Art Photography, published by Humble Arts Foundation. He is available for commissions; either commercial, editorial or private.

Clients list:

Adidas, Art+Auction magazine, D-Magazine (La Reppublica), Ling magazine, Creative Review, TRCP/Real models, House of Orange, Tony Jones model MGMT, Fortis Bank, Proximus BE, ArjoWiggins, The Future Department, West Hell 5, Orion Books UK and more…

featured in:
The Collector’s Guide to Emerging Art Photography
Computer Arts magazine
Creative Review
Homeland magazine
Kudos magazine
Romka magazine
Appendix magazine
Slash magazine



Been a graphic designer/art director for 14 years.
Has been a type designer since 1993, publishing typefaces under his own type foundry ARS Type®.


Purchasing prints

Many of the photographs seen on this site are available for purchase. For inquiries about purchasing prints and availability feel free to contact me personally.