Giulio Magnifico

Thema: A street photographer’s portfolio. Beschreibung: „When I see a face, a subject inside a scene… I must take a photo of it that can tell this story, this moment. Because every expression, every light, every detail, tells a story and I love to collect the soul of every person and of every scene. But … Weiterlesen

Life is on a new high

Thema: Urban Observation. Beschreibung: The project aims to address the issue of the changing landscape and unregulated construction in the financial capital of India, Mumbai. The city is undergoing a massive construction boom, with more than 15 supertalls, hundreds of skyscrapers and thousands of high-rise buildings under construction. Currently Mumbai is home to the largest … Weiterlesen

Henry’s Concepts

Thema: Urban photography. Beschreibung: I am a nanny to the world’s coolest kid, Henry. I have been looking after him for about a year and a half and for that entire time he has had to pose for my camera. One day he turned to me and said, ‘Alec, take a photo of me like … Weiterlesen

WE ARE TRAFFIC

 Thema: An ongoing photographic series portraying cyclists. Beschreibung: The project “WE ARE TRAFFIC” was started by Hamburg-based photographers Björn Lexius and Till Gläser. They want to draw attention to the bicycle as means of transport and to support the demand for equal rights for cyclists in traffic. Ort: Hamburg, Germany Web und Text-/Bildquelle: WE ARE … Weiterlesen

Detroit Lives

Thema: Urban exploration. Beschreibung: In recent years, Detroit has become the Mecca for those interested in urban decay photography. Detroit is not just a series of impressive abandoned ruins. It is a city that is undergoing a mini-renaissance, driving many small business owners and artists with the promise of qualified labour and low cost of … Weiterlesen

Paris Avant – Après

Thema: Observation des changements urbains. Beschreibung: Découvrir Paris par des clichés pris il y a une centaine d’années, confrontés à des photos récentes. Le cadrage avant-après tente d’être le plus fidèle à celui de l’époque, pour mieux rendre compte des similitudes et différences. Notez que les photographes du début du siècle travaillaient souvent avec un … Weiterlesen

Last House Standing

Thema: Urban observation. Beschreibung: One of the architectural quirks of certain cities on the eastern seaboard of the U.S. is the solo row house. Standing alone, in some of the worst neighborhoods, these nineteenth century structures were once attached to similar row houses that made up entire city blocks. Time and major demographic changes have … Weiterlesen

NYC Grid

Thema: NYC Grid is an exploration and documentation of New York neighborhoods – street by street and block by block. Beschreibung: NYC Grid is a photo blog dedicated to exploring New York block-by-block and corner-by-corner. Each post covers a new street or feature with a focus on the mundane and ephemeral. Ort: New York City, … Weiterlesen

OUT MY WINDOW

Thema: One of the world’s first interactive 360° documentaries – about exploring the state of our urban planet told by people who look out on the world from highrise windows. Beschreibung: It’s a journey around the globe through the most commonly built form of the last century: the concrete-slab residential tower. Meet remarkable highrise residents … Weiterlesen

Navid Baraty Takes Urban Photography to New Heights

Thema: Urban photography. Beschreibung: Born and raised in rural Ohio, photographer Navid Baraty’s artistic passion led him from his unfulfilling days of working as an engineer to becoming a photographer in San Francisco and then New York City. He became obsessed with photography because of its universal ability to engage our senses and tell a … Weiterlesen