Posts in the Category: Photography

Oct
29

Hana & her project of switching clothes

posted on October 29th 2012 in Photography with 2 Comments

What is a Switcheroo? If you check the dictionary the official definition is: a sudden unexpected variation or reversal often associated with a joke (sometimes “the old switcheroo”). It is often used colloquially to refer to an act of intentionally or unintentionally swapping two objects.

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Oct
26

100 Most influential photographers of all time

posted on October 26th 2012 in Photography with 0 Comments

1. Richard Avedon. American. 1923-2004
Avedon was the epitome of the modern photographer – a charming, sophisticated man-about-town and a photographer who was able to cross photographic genres. It did not matter where he was, which format he chose to work with or who his subject was, the image would be an Avedon image.

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Oct
26

World’s best father, by Dave Engledow

posted on October 26th 2012 in Photography with 1 Comments

Dave Engledow is creating an unconventional scrapbook for his daughter, Alice Bee. When the little girl — now a toddler — grows up she’ll have a complete photographic record of herself in highly precarious situations. But most likely, the images will bring up memories that are sweet, not scary — because Alice stars in “World’s Best Father“, a tongue-in-cheek photo series meant to poke fun at the type of father Engledow does not want to be.

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Oct
19

People vs. Places or how to work with double exposures

posted on October 19th 2012 in Photography with 0 Comments

Photographers Timothy Burkhart and Stephanie Bassos have worked together to create this double exposure project. Both of them expose the same roll of film: one shoots people, the other one shoots places.

Since neither of them knows where or what the other has shot, there’s a big amount of pure chance into how each picture will come out. Even with that, sometimes the images manage to come together in some particularly spectacular ways.

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Oct
18

A toxic tragedy in Bhopal, by Alex Masi

posted on October 18th 2012 in Photography & Social with 0 Comments

Bhopal Second Disaster provides a disturbing yet tender portrait of people living in the shadow of one of the worst industrial accidents ever happened: a gas leak at a Union Carbide pesticide factory in Bhopal, India in 1984. Almost 30 years later, approximately 30,000 people live in the area surrounding the abandoned plant and find themselves and their children suffering from severe neurological disorders produced by years of chemical contamination of the soil and water.

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Oct
18

Robert Doisneau. Paris en liberté in Rome

posted on October 18th 2012 in Photography with 0 Comments

Robert Doisneau and Paris: the perfect couple that cannot be split if you’re talking about one of the most famous photographers of XX century.

More than 200 original photographies that Robert Doisneau took between 1934 and 1992 are exhibed at Palazzo delle Esposizione in Rome, Italy, from September 29, 2012 to January 3, 2013.

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Oct
17

SEE new perspectives: from Balkan photographers

posted on October 17th 2012 in Photography with 0 Comments

On Monday was the opening of the new exhibition SEE New Perspectives in Sarajevo, Bosnia.

The exhibition will stay at the National Gallery of Bosnia and Herzegovina until 1 November before continuing its tour to Belgrade, Serbia, in November and to Zagreb, Croatia, in January 2013.

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