architecture, Behind The Image, Photography

Explanations

We have all become accustom to artists as well as photographers explaining the vision behind their work. Although I know that this is a good, it is something that I’ve always struggled with myself. I constantly struggle with putting my thoughts on paper and explaining the vision behind my work even though it is clear […]

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Behind The Image, Photography

Strength

Sharing another image that created with you last year. Unfortunately, these images only exist in phone. Unfortunately, I have lost most of files due to a corrupted hard drive. Although, I usually have two extra backups of all my files, unbeknown to me, the back up was unsuccessful. I have contacted numerous company that have […]

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architecture, Behind The Image, Photography

Art Brut – Brutalist architecture

Bold, brash and right in your face, are a few of the terms that come to mind when brutalist architecture is mentioned to me. The finest example being the Barbican estate along with the National Theatre. Those fine example to London’s architecture that you are unlikely to forget once seen. Brutalism’s etymology actually lies in […]

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Behind The Image, Photography

The importance of personal work in photography

When we first start our photography journey, we start just like everybody else. What fuels us during those humble beginning is the curiosity to learn and the passion to create. What do we really like about photography? Whether it is the click of the shutter, the perfect light, the story or simply expressing ourselves, there’s […]

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Behind The Image, Cityscape

Imitation vs Flattery

They say that Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. This is a quote that I have been questioning in the last few days. Although we are encouraged to be surrounded by a lot of different style of photographs to train our eye, the question I have is, does it really help in the creation […]

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Photography

Photography and mortality

I’ve recently started to read a photographer named Eric Kim’s blog and I came across one of his articles on why we photograph? Eric mentioned that “Photography is a meditation on mortality. Whoever we photograph will eventually die. And we will eventually die. We seek immortality through making photos.” This got me thinking on whether it […]

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