I'm going to have to sell my beautiful vintage Volvo P1800E and as a farewell I took a session of Portraits in the Dark with Liza on the driving seat (and my mother babysitting!). I love the contrast between old and new, movement and stability.
Light allows us to see what is in front of us; darkness allows us to feel the aura of those around us. In this set of portraits, I photograph my father in what I believe to be his element.. on his boat. Statement for Portraits in the Dark: Darkness can be perceived as a warm … Continue reading Portraits in the Dark: A Portrait of my Father
Brother and Sister This set is called: A Family from the Virgin Islands As part of the series: Similarities: An Investigation on Hereditary Alikeness which goes beyond generations, age and gender. Mother and Daughter, smiling Mother and Daughter Brother and Sister, smiling As part of an ongoing investigation on hereditary genes and the way they … Continue reading Similarities: A Family from the Virgin Islands
This is new work based on a mother and daughter from Edinburgh, Scotland. _You probably know Jeni, from the Mithing and Rhizomes and Joy blogs as an intellectual artist and a past subject of my Portraits in the Dark series an collaborator in What Juan Saw When He Looked Into The Bin installation. In this … Continue reading the Merged photo series: ‘Related II’ a mother and daughter from Scotland
As an offshoot from my Merged Series, I am creating a new series which is called Related. The basic idea is the same, i.e. merging different faces together, but the concept here is different. This isn't a study on races and where we originally came from, this is shorter term and more direct: the similarities … Continue reading Merged: Related