Doing your classical? (Is there a future for the traditional way of photographing?)

(Part of "the contemporary meaning of photography" series)Nota: This final episode of our photography meaning search saga is dedicated to all my old friends and colleges that have a profound passion of the traditional ways of doing photography. A great great generation of picture takers that are thinking that they have been spoiled by the introduction of … Continuer la lecture de Doing your classical? (Is there a future for the traditional way of photographing?)

The Art of frozen vision

Part of "the contemporary meaning of photography" series)It is about photography. Is it an Art? We know already the "art" of doing photography but the result of it can we compare it to the others forms of art such as painting or sculpture? It has been already a long debate and even today photography is … Continuer la lecture de The Art of frozen vision

Photojournalism: Where is my public ?!!!

(Part of "the contemporary meaning of photography" series)It is a drama related over the Photo Web sphere of the last two decades. What is happening to the traditional photojournalism that has been the most famous front of popular and professional photography reconnaissance?If the technical skill to physically producing a product can be accordingly remunerated it … Continuer la lecture de Photojournalism: Where is my public ?!!!

Memory of the future: Paper, Disc, Cloud…Photography in search of a future!

(Part of  "the contemporary meaning of photography"series)For over more than its 180 first years the representation of photography has been done on a solid 2D support like paper, cardboard, glass, etc. Today it seems to be no really relevant to show our pictures that way only. Instead we are using on screen devices that for most of … Continuer la lecture de Memory of the future: Paper, Disc, Cloud…Photography in search of a future!

Can I say (show) something? (The purpose of photography)

(Part of "the contemporary meaning of photography" series)Is photography has became a redondant figure of our visual expression during our modern age?For many it seems to be true in view of the always present of the animated image mainly in cinematography and videography. But representations of still photography are present as never everywhere in our … Continuer la lecture de Can I say (show) something? (The purpose of photography)

Polaroid all over the "Phone" Planet and the "Web" World (as a trace of personal life involvement)

(Part of "the contemporary meaning of photography" series)Finally Edwin Hebert Land the creator of the original Polaroid instant film process has won the war over Kodak. Its idea of instant photography succeeded with the combined introduction of the smartphone and the web facilities of our digital world. You can call it the digital Polaroid of … Continuer la lecture de Polaroid all over the "Phone" Planet and the "Web" World (as a trace of personal life involvement)

The contemporary meaning of photography: a story in color and in black and white

A short series of personal perceptions on photographyForewordAlmost 200 years has passed since the bases of modern photography has been settled by directly or indirectly printing the right interpretation of our surrounding on the same manner as your eyesight. It was at the time a complete visual revolution that brings us with flashes of memory … Continuer la lecture de The contemporary meaning of photography: a story in color and in black and white