Can we mimic/emulate/imitate/copy (or just try to) great masters in photography? I guess so…

I’m (almost) absolutely sure you won’t believe it: I never seek to mimic/emulate (or using a uglier word in this case: imitate, copy) photographs of great masters (of all of us photographers, I believe), but this ghost (if it’s really a ghost he’s a good one) chases me….even though, premeditatedly (this is another thing IContinue reading “Can we mimic/emulate/imitate/copy (or just try to) great masters in photography? I guess so…”

{roadside_memorials}

These little chapels are a milestone in many countries and in the case of Brazil it is no different. Here in Brazil I believe it is a tradition passed by Portuguese colonization. Whenever I find them on my many trips, most of the time on back roads (I don’t like highways) I stop and photograph.Continue reading “{roadside_memorials}”

[four_gasoline_stations]

[new topographies from the interior of the state of são paulo-brasil] note1: I have photographed in small towns in the interior of the state of São Paulo, Brazil, deactivated, abandoned gas stations, some of them, in ruins, where one does not see a ‘living soul’ as I said, the other day, by a spirited oneContinue reading “[four_gasoline_stations]”

{like a tattoo}

{like a tattoo} – [I was born: I grew up: I raised children and grandchildren: I lived and live in a place where time is another time; another dimension; a time that is more peaceful, like the dairy cows that lie down motionless and sleepy in the pasture at night: they stay there, quietly andContinue reading “{like a tattoo}”

THE MEMORY OF THE PATHWAYS AND THE PATHWAYS OF MEMORY.

The paths have many memories and the memory has many paths.I think this is true because I have many good memories of the paths that I have gone through in my life and my memory goes through several paths. My memories of these places, people and objects that were part of my imagination, of myContinue reading “THE MEMORY OF THE PATHWAYS AND THE PATHWAYS OF MEMORY.”

Pandemic treatment: phototherapy

Phototherapy – I am not talking about any health treatment against any desease here. Those treatments that consist of the use of special lights widely used in newborns who are born with jaundice (yellowish tone on the skin), but which can also be useful to combat wrinkles and spots on the skin, in addition toContinue reading “Pandemic treatment: phototherapy”

Small churches in the interior of the state of são paulo-brazil

This polyptych consists of photographs of ten small churches in the interior of the State of São Paulo, in the southeast of Brazil. It is part of my project on “new topographics in the interior of the state of são paulo-brazil”.