Nov 5, 2009
‘ Much has already been written on the relationship between death and photography, on reality and fiction, on the blurring of genres-all fundamental themes in the discussion around contemporary photographers and the work of Katerina Jebb. Using a variety of techniques- scanners, photocopy machines and conventional cameras- Jebb almost denatures life, capturing the familiar and re-presenting it to us as something alien and otherwordly. As with the daguerreotype, Jebb’s images feel like a dim and fading memory which momentarily saves the sitter from inexorable destruction in the form of the photographic trace. ‘ (via Fred and Associates)
Nov 5, 2009
‘ Raised on a dairy farm in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, Heather McClintock received her B.A. from New England College in N.H. and England, and then relocated to NYC to pursue her personal journey through prestigious commercial studios. Seeking a deeper, more intimate connection to humanity and the commonalities of our existence, Ms. McClintock’s passion for recording the essence and purity of the human condition came to fruition in northern Uganda, where it awoke a longing to document the strength of will, hope and grace within each of us.
Her Uganda work has garnered several awards and recognition, including most recently being selected for the prestigious Eddie Adam’s Barnstorm XXI Workshop, awarded an artist’s sponsorship by Blue Earth Alliance for ” The Innocent: Casualities of the Civil War in Northern Uganda” project; Merit of Excellence and Honorable Mention in the 2007 International Color Awards Photography Master’s Cup; the 2006 Center for Photographic Art Artists Project Award; the 2008 and 2006 Photo Review International; First Prize and Honorable Mention in photojournalism in the Black & White Spider Awards. her work has been exhibited internationally and is included in the collection of the Santa Barbara Museum of Art and several private collections. ‘
Nov 4, 2009
” In early 2005, Thom Kerr whilst studying fine arts, initiated a collective called Rufio Creative. Working mostly as director and producer, Thom began working on multiple portrait and fashion shoots. Upon completion of his film degree, he ventured into the realm of photography. His work was quickly embraced by the Australian and New Zealand fashion scene and he now contributes to some of the southern hemisphere’s best publications. He continues to make short films with Rufio Creative, and also freelances as a writer and designer. ”
Nov 3, 2009
Joe Mehl is a photographer based in Phoenix, Arizona. There is not a lot of information about him but his pictures speak on their own! I suppose I could just email and ask since he wrote to me, haha. See more of his work here.
Nov 3, 2009
Rad lightpainting photos by artist Andy Hill, who creates and sells retro sci-fi Saucerbots from LED lights, leftover CDs, DVDs and hard drive platters.
Nov 2, 2009
Robbie Cooper’s photography series Immersion showcases portraits of children through the screen as they play games, use the internet and watch TV.
Oct 29, 2009
Karin BubaÅ¡, born in 1976 in North Vancouver, is a photographer who lives and works in Vancouver, B.C. She studied at the Emily Carr Institute of Art & Design and graduated in 1998. Since graduating, BubaÅ¡ has exhibited nationally and internationally, most notably in Montreal, Washington D.C., and Brussels. Exhibitions include About Time at The Canadian Embassy in Washington DC, Studies in Landscape and Wardrobe at The Monte Clark Galleries in Toronto and Vancouver, and The Power Of Reflection at The Saidye Bronfman Centre for the Arts in Montreal. Most recently her work has been exhibited in The Tree: From the Sublime to the Social at The Vancouver Art Gallery and Moodyville at The Presentation House Gallery.
Oct 28, 2009
‘ Namiko Kitaura was born in Tokyo in 1977. She has had experience as a freelance photographer in Tokyo, London, Paris, and as an artist in residence at Fabrica, the Benetton communication research cenre in italy. She produces distinctive images with a strong, personal voice. The implied Romanticism within her works in both abstract and absolute. The images contemplate each other sensually, with a sense of graceful motion suspended in a non-temporal framework. ‘
Oct 26, 2009
Luke Stephenson <-- born 1983 in Darlington (North East of England); Lives and works in London.
Oct 23, 2009
‘ Chris Mcveigh is an author, illustrator and photographer living in Halifax, NS. He got his start in photography in 2007, when a friend insisted that he purchase a digital SLR. Chris was a natural, applying the same principles to photography as he did to his design work. He now excels at creating clever, quirky and often comical pictures that employ everything from action figures to backyard wildlife. (In fact, a combination of the two garnered the attention of Lucasfilm, who featured his picture on the front page of starwars.com! ‘ (Continue reading…)