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daniel jacoby 8/27/07 Description:
works by artist Daniel Jacoby Krateil
A short stopmotion video done when Daniel was 20 looks at "two completely different things that have analogical behaviors." It's surprising what those two things are and in the end, I was able to understand his perceived connection between them. Unusual insight. Pixels. Textured color. Short film. Exquisito...
The Art of the Photogravure 8/21/07 Description:
celebrating the beauty and history of the photogravure process and its role in the evolution of fine art photography
An "all but forgotten art," the photogravure
printmaking process originated back in the 19th century, used to produce some of the first photographs ever made. Known for its "unique tonal range" and "rich depth and texture," the process became an "effective tool" of the Pictorialists, playing an integral role in the "evolution of fine art photography." There's still some active practitioners of the art of the photogravure around the world and today's pick certainly lives up to its claim of being a comprehensive resource on the topic...
art-pics.de 8/16/07 Description:
photography by Angelika Klauser (Flash)
I know, it's the third photography site in a row, but Angelika Klauser is so gifted when it comes to architectural and portrait photography (in my opinion) that I just couldn't resist! Hopefully you'll feel it too...
Zach Vitale 8/15/07 Description:
"With The Binary Series, my goal is to explore my ability to communicate aesthetically through color, shape, and form, while at the same time incorporate messages that are inherently mine, which the viewer may or may not notice." While photographer Zach Vitale realizes how important effective communication can be in life and relationships, he finds it challenging, saying the images "might serve as metaphors for the complexity of our daily conversations." There's 2 other sections of great photos besides the ongoing Binary Series, including some of my favorite photo subjects, like tasty walls, doorways, and decay...