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Archive for September 2009

The photos for the cards.

September 30, 2009

here are the images i liked the best. Advertisements

Roni Horn

September 30, 2009

Roni Horn definitely has a unique way of taking pictures. She tries to stay unbound by normal thoughts and goes for things that are hard to understand. Her photographs are more symbolic than they are about the subject in them. I think that she is exploring a different way of capturing images and displaying them using space.

Jim Brandenburg

September 23, 2009

James Brandenburg had a unique idea, to just take one picture a day. His idea molded into a sort of spiritual way of life, being unconcerned for what could have been and learning to live and be happy with the decisions you make. I think that translates into the photos he takes because the creatures […]

tractor

September 23, 2009

my tractor

Sally Mann

September 16, 2009

Sally Mann seems to be as eccentric as any artist, but that is just how she expresses her passion for her art work. She Takes photos of things that are primarily black and white. These photos are high in contrast because thats how she prefers them to be, as well as ambiguous the less people can tell what it is the […]

my image for the web

September 16, 2009

 i took this pic at the arts building, i liked the color and the light at this time of day.

Rick smolan

September 15, 2009

Rick Smolan is was a photograpgher, who at a young age loved taking pictures. When things seem to go wrong the best happened. When he didnt use lighting to take pictures of a famous opera singer he was lucky to have a news agency light up the house for him. He is humble and hard […]

Jim Brandenburg

September 2, 2009

I think that sometimes restrictions and limitations can make you stronger.  Brandenburg’s committed himself to taking one picture a day for three months, which is unfounded in the world of commercial photography, where it is common practice to take thousands of pictures a day and then review them to choose only several. The method of taking one shot a day […]

Back Again

September 2, 2009

this class is actually a beginner class, i think its nice to go over the things iv’e learned and get a chance to meet new people. I liked the books and cards i made the last two semesters. i hope to have just as much fun this semester.