“Every snapshot is an unexpected and sometimes inconvenient encounter with fate”
Moriyama admits that repetition is his way of working, and that his impulse to reproduce his surroundings today is much the same as it was when he got his first
”The whole city though I am only in a neighborhood seems capable of changing its face as I am carried through it offering possibilities for omni-architectural and urban planning on
Tthe more cultures and countries you get exposed to, the more you see that people are alike. We are all the same." Marc Riboud
What exists of the sensual atmosphere is counterbalanced by scenes like street-side school for teaching the newly-blind how to walk and the mangled bodies, living and dead, just hanging around.
At its base, 'Un Universe Pequeno' seeks to convey, in visual terms, that of a similarity to speech. This is where the base of communication meets that of the expression
The subjects in Watanabe's photographs are the prostitutes, street people, Drag Queens, entertainers and gangsters (Yakuza) that populated Kabukicho at night.
This video was released on the occasion of 'The Whiteness of the Whale', a solo exhibition by Paul Graham at Pier 24 Photography.
In the summer of 1958, several months before The Americans made its debut in France, Frank began experimenting with moving pictures.
Blown apart by flash and that of night’s embittered black veil, the work makes for uncomfortable viewing and the best part about it, is that it purports to do none
The content may criticize the media or the state or the history of photography, but I would be disappointed if the work were reducible to any one of those things.