Photographed in Woodstock, Cape Town, this documentary photograph of a hand pointing down ask a lot of social questions, but gives no answers. Using an in-camera art technique, the movement of the pedestrians have been altered in a cubist style impression.
Artist: MARTIN OSNER
Edition: 20 (Twenty prints available regardless of size)
Medium: Archival print on fine art paper
- 80cm x 58cm / 31" x 22" (Including border)
- 110cm x 78cm / 43" x 31" (Including border)
ABOUT THE DOWNTOWN COLLECTION
A brilliant portfolio of urban prints celebrating the energy of the inner city and downtown districts. Photographed in Woodstock, Salt River and Kalk Bay, these pictures have been captured using a camera technique known as high dynamic range, which has been combined with subject movement. The effect creates a cubist style, as the subjects are broken up into smaller outlined segments due to the misalignment of the exposures.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
On a winter’s day in 1984 “photography” and I met quite by accident, an encounter that redirected my life and changed it forever. Over the past twenty-eight years, while walking a path of self-discovery, my methodology has taken numerous detours. A journey that has refined a relaxed subconscious attitude, with a desire to express simplicity and honesty through my work. For me, a photograph holds an undeniable sense of realism, a new correlation that is easy to associate with. I see I understand; I experience, I connect. In my photography, I allow day to day life to provide inspiration ... Read More >>