This is a really interesting talk Todd Hido gave last year on his work, where it comes from, who is heroes where and how he does it: I still wished that this American habit of sprinkling “kind of”, “sort of”, “like”, “basically”, “you know” all over their talks. Of course, it does not take away from… Continue reading Homes Are Really Evocative: Todd Hido
Checking out paper and comparing prices, deciding on prices and where to print, ramping up to the upcoming exhibition “o.T.” at Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien, Mariannenplatz 2, 10997 Berlin from 9.-13.March.
Choeung Ek, the site of a former orchard and mass grave of victims of the Khmer Rouge – killed between 1975 and 1979 – about 17 kilometres (11 mi) south of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, is the best-known of the sites known as The Killing Fields, where the Khmer Rouge regime executed over one million people… Continue reading Tainted Landscape
The camera is made up of what we might think of as three distinct parts(mediums, even): the lens, the shutter and the light-sensitive surface. When theories privilege the lens it is usually in relation to the depiction of space and the conventions of realism determined by linear perspective and optics. Here we are in the… Continue reading Holy Trinity of Photography
Snap out of this funk I have been in for the past two months. I’ve been pondering Jörg Colberg’s Article “Now What?” for 2 months now. In the meantime, these discussions on what went wrong in Photoland and what we should do to communicate better, vanished rapidly in the rear-view mirror while America is galloping into… Continue reading Do!