The intensity and intimacy of these images show the growth and strain the human body is put through,

Photography Sketchbook Ideas – 16 Inspirational Examples

Your skin is the largest organ in your body and generally the most under appreciated. Aside for cosmetic reasons, people don’t really take care of their skin. The health benefits to maintaining a healthy epidermis can help increase your overall health.

Candy cigarette. Sally Mann.

Sally Mann - Candy cigarette - 1989 is that a kid on stilts in the background? And I remember getting a spanking for buying that candy as a kid.

Home + Mold // A common problem in Germany is finding mold in humid areas of the home. The best way to help deter mold is to allow fresh air from the outside to cross ventilate throughout the home 2x a day for 15 mins at a time. Due to the type of constructions, some of the older & even newer homes have bad wall structure that can be simply preventable (airing out + soap + water) or unless the wall itself is severely damage, then wall repairs will be needed.

karen margolis the enso, japanese for circle, is my inspiration for imagery. it is a sacred symbol in zen buddhism, embodying infinity.

SMOKE    Blows you mind, body and spirit  Nick at thinks this is a great pic

It is so awesome to see how photo manipulation can work in a piece. I love how they made the explosion of smoke the same color as the body to really touch on the illusion of the face blowing up. It gives the image and uneasy feeling.

Self-Portrait of You + Me, (Jack Palance), 2006 Smoke and mirror    Douglas Gordon  2006  66x61.3cm  JWT NY, 3rd floor

Self-Portrait of You + Me, (Jack Palance), 2006 Smoke and mirror Douglas Gordon 2006 JWT NY, floor

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Jarek Kubicki and his dark photo-manipulation