Botanical | Samuel Zeller

Botanical captures the exotic beauty of flora and fauna from the unique perspective of through the dappled glass of greenhouses. From Paris to Prague, Glasgow to Scotland, photographer Samuel Zeller reveals the rare serenity found in the heart of each city. Botanical is published by Hoxton Mini Press, an indie publisher from East London that make beautifully produced, world-class photography books that are charmingly collectable. Witness the classic Tree Fern, Lauraceae Cinnamomum and Cactaceae Pereskia in Zellers distinctive and cultivated aesthetic.

Samuel Zeller is a freelance fine art photographer based in Geneva. His work reflects a lifelong love of art, influenced by previous career in graphic and interior design, in addition to his parents, both artists. He pursues personal projects, like Botanical, as well as commercial and editorial photography for clients such as Monocle. A Fujifilm ambassador, Samuel also operates Fujifeed, an online community and magazine for fellow photographers.


I’ve travelled to many different places in Europe, aiming to seek out those glimpses of nature protected from the elements. It took me 26 years to understand how fragile life can be and how important it is for us to slow down and do what we love. I guess that all good things take time to grow.
— Samuel Zeller tells Creative Bloom

Discover Samuel Zeller’s work.

'Botanical' by Samuel Zeller. 144pp, hardback with cloth-covered back case and spine, white & gold foiled, 222 x 157 mm.

Tree Fern

Tree Fern

Arecaceae Palmae

Arecaceae Palmae

Lauraceae Cinnamomum

Lauraceae Cinnamomum

Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva, Switzerland

Clerodendrum Splendens Lamiaceae

Clerodendrum Splendens Lamiaceae

Cactaceae Pereskia

Cactaceae Pereskia

Euphorbia Milii

Euphorbia Milii

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