Christopher Broadbent is photographer whose still life work melts boundaries between photography and painting. Inspired by 17th and 18th century Renaissance paintings of natura morta, Broadbent presents poetic, silent images that investigate moments of intimate and temporal suspension.
The magic of the photographic medium truly comes alive when the photographer lets the viewer into his imagined world. One of the few names who balance the act of storytelling and technical perfection is no other than Rodney Smith, whose highly successful career has lasted more than 45 years.
A photographer’s legacy, as evidenced by their work, can become timeless. By creating unforgettable images that become part of our everyday culture, these photographers help inform and define how we see the world.
Photography, as it is traditionally exercised, is expected to deliver what we see in front of our eyes, with its raw, truthful reality. The abstracting of photography is one of the later and less common practices of the medium. Ion Zupcu, however, is committed to making photographs that walk the knife’s edge between abstraction and figuration.
A mystic aura of dreams and memories surrounds the poetically composed photographs of Bernard Faucon. Considered one of the pioneers of staged photography, Bernard Faucon was one of the first names to master the idea of the constructed image