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Contemporary Trends in Photography

Contemporary Trends in Photography

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Daughter of Art History by Yasumasa Morimura ελληνικά CLICK ON IMAGE to view Yasumasa Morimura in Luhring Augustine Gallery Yasumasa Morimura is a special case in the artistic scene of the last twenty years for various reasons. His artworks constitute photographic works as well as performances, the roles he performs become challenges for the artistic representation of the human body and he uses media of many different types. From the beginning of his career, he turned to the appropriation of western iconography and not to the “original” artistic creation. To him the art of the past is a source of inspiration, which could possibly become a testimony of contemporary era and a pre-icon of future.

Martin Eder Skip to main content Martin Eder May contain nudity Browser Sort by: Popularity A-Z Date Welcome to Dream View Website Poetry of nature moods with all its dreaming colors and sense of adventure is what we deeply feel in our heart under a dark crystal-clear starry night. Welcome to the world of dreaming views of nature and night sky. The galleries represent photography by Oshin D. Zakarian and Babak A. Tafreshi. You might find the Night Sky gallery the most eye-catching of all.

The First Woman Photographer - Anna Atkins - Films not dead. - F.N.D Anna Atkins is said to had been the first woman to create a photograph. Initially she was trained as an English Botanist and discovered photography as a means to document botanical specimens for a scientific reference book, entitled ‘British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions’. This book subsequently became considered to be the first book to demonstrate light-senstive materials in a publication. As well as this, Aktin’s decided to use the Cyanotype process further by printing her hand-written text and illustrations through the means of this photographic process rather than using traditional letter pressing.

The Polaroids of Andrei Tarkovsky : The Mystery of Everyday Life Polaroid by Andrei Tarkovsky from the book Instant Light: Tarkovsky Polaroids from Thames and Hudson. “Never try to convey your idea to the audience,” said Russian filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky, “—it is a thankless and senseless task. Show them life, and they’ll find within themselves the means to assess and appreciate it.” Meet Echograph, the Instagram of Animated GIFs You’ve been warned: You’ll soon see images like the ones in this post — part moving, part still — everywhere. Animated GIFs are making a comeback, and Echograph, a new iPad app, is taking them to the next level. Remember how the newspaper photos in the Harry Potter movies came alive?

Celebrating cerebration, curiosity and femininity Susanna is for me the perfect example of a dreamer. She created the blog Girl Meets NYC in 2008, to document her Summer in New York City. Here, she has written many poetic, dreamy tales combined with amazing photos. It feels like reading someones diary and being allowed into the world of her dreams.

5 Painless Steps for Getting Rid of the Fear of Street Photography Once and for All “Look at me,” he said. Complying, I turned in the man’s direction. “Look me in the eyes!”… I tried to raise my eyes and look into his, but I couldn’t. Actually, I couldn’t look anyone in the eyes at that point, it felt weird and uncomfortable. The Time-lapse Photography How to Guide - Learn Time-lapse Photography Hello and welcome to the time-lapse photography how-to guide, an evolving road-map for the evolving art of altered time perception cinematography. This page attempts to weave together separately covered tutorials, tips, and resources into one location that can hopefully act as a launching pad for your own time-lapse experiments and productions. Time discovers truth. -Seneca We’ve come a long way since Occident’s hooves left the ground but time-lapse still requires patience, dedication, and some special tools and know-how in order to get the scene we design in our minds to show up on screen.

World of EOS Australia - Photography Community. Get tips, tutorials & inspiration. These consist of: the General Terms and Conditions, which cover each of the World of EOS competitions, promotion or program, as well as the specific Terms and Conditions for each competition, promotion or program, so please take note of all the relevant Terms and Conditions that apply to you. World of EOS General Terms and Conditions – AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND 1. These terms and conditions govern the Promoter’s use of any entry and other information for any competition, promotion or program on the Promoter’s World of EOS microsite, which is located on a domain belonging to the following URL: www.canon.com.au/worldofeos or www.canon.co.nz/worldofeos or any other URL linked from www.canon.com.au/worldofeos or www.canon.co.nz/worldofeos as advised by the Promoter (“Program”) and should be read in conjunction with any other information, terms and conditions for this World of EOS Program. Eligible Participants

99 Excellent Examples of Forced Perspective Photography Forced perspective is a technique that employs optical illusion to make an object appear farther away, closer, larger or smaller than it actually is. It is used primarily in photography, filmmaking and architecture. It manipulates human visual perception through the use of scaled objects and the correlation between them and the vantage point of the spectator or camera. There are many ways to attack photography and some are much more expensive than others. Here in this showcase, we presenting a Stunning collection of Forced Perspective Photography and Pictures taken by various artists in which all pictures are linked to the author’s pages. You may want to explore further works of the photographers we’ve featured below.

New contemporary galleries Bill Viola, stills from Observance 2002 and Memoria 2002. John Kaldor Family Collection at the Art Gallery of NSW © Bill Viola USA, b1951A pioneer in video as art, Viola has commented that, after years of working with the medium, he experiences time as a ‘palpable substance’. His video works and audiovisual installations explore fundamental aspects of the human experience. Often taking up themes from art history and religion, they have an exalted atmosphere, with images that, Viola has said, concern ‘birth, death, the unfolding of consciousness’.

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