Photographer Gives Lollipop Then Takes It Away Jill Greenberg “The Manipulator” is one of the more popular photographers of her era, however she is also one of the most controversial ones too. Her exhibit, called End Times, shows photos of various kids crying as if something terrible had happened. The pieces were titled to reflect Greenberg’s frustration with the government and Christian Fundamentalism in the United States. [Read more...] The Bizarre, Incredible Sculpture Works of Tony Matelli Ron Mueck has long been a favorite of the staff here at Juxtapoz, but we may have found another artist who creates some bizarre and realistic sculptures that may you stop dead in your tracks. Chicago-born, NYC-based installation and sculpture artist Tony Matelli doesn't always create sculpture works, but we collected a bunch of images of 4 significant works to show you today. He is currently showing around the US.
よわよわカメラウーマン日記 Natsumi HayashiLives in Japan.Photographs mainly levitating self-portraits (and cats not levitating).yowayowa is a Japanese term meaning "weak" or "feeble."Since I'm yowayowa, it's really heavy to carry SLR cameras around.[日本語で読む] How to take "Today's Levitation" (how I actually do) - Equipments and shutter speedCamera body: Canon EOS 5D Mk2Lenses: Canon EF50mm F1.2L USM, EF24-70mm F2.8L USM, PENTAX 67 lenses (with adaptors)Tripods: Gitzo's rapid-pole 3 steps with ball heads (from 1980s)Shutter speed: 1/500 sec. or faster (1/320 sec. can be used in a darker condition) - Ask someone to press the shutter release buttonWhen I take my levitation farther away from the camera than 10 second distance, I ask someone (mostly my friend) to press the shutter release button.
Reputation Management and Value You understand this quite well as individuals -- your reputation builds your credibility. Your credibility is the ultimate value of why someone would choose you over someone else for a project. It creates trust. HildenDiaz Viewed from outside, the work is a great circle located in the ceiling from which white light is spreading in to the room. The moment the viewer enters the circle, the white light will be broken as in a prism, and 52 contrast-colored shadows will be thrown into a star shape around the viewer. This makes all the colors, which previously have been present in the white light, visible to the viewer as a color palette on the floor.
30+ of the most beautiful abandoned places and modern ruins i've ever seen Abandoned Mill from 1866. Sorrento, Italy Eilean Donan Castle. THESE AMERICANS “James Agee Residence, Berkeley, CA” (1955) Photographer Maynard Parker “Edris Residence, Palm Springs, CA” (1956) COLD WAR COLLECTION: “Civil Defense Team with Dogs” (1958) 1958 Cincinnati Ohio Civil Defense Members w/ K9 Dog Unit Robert Mapplethorpe Biography Mapplethorpe was born and grew up as a Roman Catholic of English and Irish heritage in Our Lady of the Snows Parish in Floral Park, Queens, New York. His parents were Harry and Joan Mapplethorpe and he grew up with five brothers and sisters. He studied for a B.F.A. from the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, where he majored in graphic arts, though he dropped out in 1969 before finishing his degree. Mapplethorpe lived with his close friend Patti Smith from 1967 to 1974, and she supported him by working in bookstores.
15 Innovative Uses for Twitter Those of us who are daily Twitter users already grok the power of the application and it’s potential. But there are still a lot of Twitter critics out there, as well as those people who just don’t understand how to use it. I recently saw this comment on a blog: “I’ve been tweeting but… from what I’ve seen in the last couple of weeks, it’s either a ‘look at me’ or a ‘look at this’ arena.” Sure Twitter is a great communication channel and as such, you do find a lot of self-promotion and name dropping. But there is so much more to Twitter. The comment got me thinking, would the critics feel the same if they could see more innovative ways to use it?
Forms in Nature Forms in Nature The Light sculpture Forms in Nature resembles Darwinist Ernst Haeckel’s drawings . Using a simple action, such as intensifying the brightness at the center of the artwork, the light transforms the space and adds character, as the work throws oversized shadows onto walls and ceilings in the space in which it hangs. The light sculpture Forms in Nature is partly inspired by Ernst Haeckel’s (1834- 1919) detailed plots from nature and is a further development of Hilden & Diaz’ fascination with mirrorings, as they have previously applied in other artworks. Forms in Nature is a artwork with a light source surrounded by a dense and unruly tree and root system created in minature sculpture.