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Photography

The Brooding Black and White Photography of Guy Cohen

January 1, 2014

Christopher Jobson

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Photography student Guy Cohen lives and studies in Jerusalem, and travels to locations around Israel and elsewhere in the world to capture some of these great images that toy with aspects of light, shadow, and perspective. Although just 24 years old the emerging talent has been shooting for over 8 years and is currently working on a large project involving the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. You can follow his work on Facebook or 500px and prints are available upon request.

 

 



Art

The Bizarre Street Art of Daan Botlek

October 31, 2013

Christopher Jobson

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Street artist and illustrator Daan Botlek is based in Rotterdam, Netherlands and is known for his strange form of character-driven street art. His generally simplistic, site-specific figures often interact with the space around them, passing in and out of unseen dimensions, shedding skin in the process. Kind of like morbid Keith Haring, no? You can see much more of his work over on Flickr. (via Lustik)

 

 



Photography

Silhouettes that Open Visual Portals by Nacho Ormaechea

April 17, 2013

Christopher Jobson

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Spanish artist Nacho Ormaechea who lives and works in Paris creates beautiful digital collages by filling silhouettes of people photographed on the street with visually contradicting images. Because of the these strange juxtapositions of color, place and subject we’re left wondering what the meaning is. Are these memories or desires of these anonymous people, or are they portals to another place and time? Head over to his website to see more.

 

 



Photography

Ghostly Hands and Feet Photographed Through Milk Glass by Marek Chaloupka

March 12, 2013

Christopher Jobson

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Just spotted this great series of hands and feet photographed through milk glass by Czech creative director and photographer Marek Chaloupka. The vertical perspective coupled with the ghostly silhouettes makes these really special. See more of Chaloupka’s work over on Behance. (via it’s complicated)

 

 



Photography

Jasper James: City Silhouettes

February 15, 2011

Christopher Jobson

Jasper James photographs cities through the silhouettes of people, a fascinating blend of cityscape and portrait. (via incredible things)

 

 

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