Inspirado num artigo escrito por Geoff Dyer chamado ‘forma: palavra + fotografia’ e publicado pela revista Zum em maio de 2014 encontrei ressonância para um aspecto de grande relevância para mim na fotografia que é ‘casamento da palavra com a fotografia’ ou da ‘fotografia com a palavra’. Para mim muitas vezes há, aí, um intercâmbioContinue reading “Emparelhamento palavra-fotografia (Word-photography pairing)”
I don’t know if you, like me, are fans of photography work by Stephen Shore (born 1947 in New York-USA), an American photographer famous for his photographs – as many critics say – “of objects, everyday scenes or banal, and for pioneering the use of color in artistic photography “. Without a doubt, Stephen Shore’sContinue reading “Why I love William Christenberry’s photographic work”
Oh !, time … time, that damn-blessed inexorable variable … inevitable, unshakable, inflexible, relentless, unspeakable variable … the time that denies everything and erases everything … the time that yellow the love letter leaf kept so long in a drawer … forgotten there, but not from time, to time … time that wears out loveContinue reading “The power of photography: time, ephemerality and memory”
I am crazy about textures on the walls of the houses I see on the street – usually from older and often very degraded houses.
Even in times of quarantine and social isolation as I live in a very little neighborhood (low traffic of cars and people) I have been making my walks almost daily. I usually walk from 1 ½ hours to 2 hours. Always wearing a mask, but I don’t make contact with anyone.
Diptychs, triptychs and polyptychs are not only fun, but an expressive form of photography as they may tell stories more clearly than individual photos.
… this lovely little car so dear to Brazilians and many people around the world has been a reason for photography for me over the years … I hope you like it …
Photographic art has in its product, photographs, the inherent characteristic of two-dimensionality. But, ‘the play of light and shadows, and of colors’ (considered here as a form) gives certain images a three-dimensional character. It is an example of this characteristic that I want to show with one of my photos as a case of ‘anContinue reading “+++abstract+optic+illusion+++”
Forms…there are subtle differences between ‘shapes’ and ‘forms’ in photography: a story told by three sequential photos.
—- “the sweet little white baby in the black nurse’s arms both of them bemused in heaven, a picture that should be blown up and hang in the street of Little Rock (AND IN THE AIRLINE TERMINAL OF ATLANTA GEORGIA) showing love under the sky and in the womb of our universe the Mother “—-Continue reading “Resisting time”
Found still life: in everything there is beauty in nature. Just look for what you will find. These photos were taken at a sand extraction port in the quarry of the municipality of Pirenópolis, GO, central west Brazil in July 2015.
Some new shots on tree trunks and branches that have been interpreted by several photographer friends as different views of being humans or animals.