Framing reality – the Frame in dayart photography

“A frame does not only separate a piece of art from its surroundings, it establishes a relationship with the pictorial elements it contains.” In Ratingen was an exhibition about the interaction of contemporary photography and antique picture frames. This is one possibility to work with frames in modern photography. My answer and my contribution was

Mahlke and the Zille factor in photography

Mike Mahlke is a photographer in germany. He likes unposed situations, streetphotography and documentary. But that´s not all. For him photography is a way of life. That means flow. He does not shot only in one way. Sometimes he likes the geometrical way of Cartier-Bresson. Other times he looks for the feeling to be there

Tracking Time by Camilo Jose Vergara or the destroying of social structures in cities

„For the last 40 years, photographer Camilo José Vergara has been documenting the tensions in deprived neighborhoods in major U.S. American cities. He has examined the divergence of American society and accounted for the symptoms of social conflicts. A reader of visual tracks, a photographic sociologist, ethnographer and urban researcher, Vergara has created a vast,