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“I would say to any artist: ‘Don’t be repressed in your work, dare to experiment, consider any urge, if in a new direction all the better.”

– Edward Weston, American, photographer

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Pear

My flickr contact Christophe FROT posted this excellent still life of a pear which reminds me of the still life work of Edward Weston (his… 24 more words

Photography

Inspiration or Appropriation?

Woodland fern

Calla Lilies

Dark Iris

Calla Lily

Inspiration or appropriation ?

I have been inspired by the work of Tina Modotti and in particular her… 591 more words

Paul Strand: Photography & Film for the 20th Century


This exhibition is currently on the V&A, until July 3rd. Paul Strand (1890-1976) is undoubtedly one of the greatest and most influential photographers of the 20th century, particularly in terms of fine art and documentary photography. 289 more words

Art

Quote: Edward Weston

Edward Weston

“The camera should be used for a recording of life, for rendering the very substance and quintessence of the thing itself, whether it be polished steel or palpitating flesh.” 10 more words

MPEX Experience

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April 6, 2016 marked the date of a new chapter in modern photography. The Chinese smartphone company Huawei launched it’s first series of smartpones with 2 Leica lenses allowing better in-depth color and black and white photos if only one of the two lenses (the one that has a black and white sensor) is activated. 106 more words

Alfred Stieglitz