A 'REAL' assignment

posted on 13th of february, 2016

I really enjoyed the dreamstime assignment this month , titled 'real people'. I think unplanned, spur of the moment images are often the best, most magical part of photography. The power of observation is indeed, a super power we all have. But being able to capture that moment in real time is very much an art.
Recently, photos by an unknown artist have started to gather critical acclaim. Vivian Maier's work was discovered at auction in the USA, and her street photography that documented people in the USA and France (and all over actually) mostly in the 1960s and 70s is quite wonderful to see. An unknown photographer, she was a nanny for many families spanning 40 years. This woman literary took thousands of photos that until this day were never even seen. She died, an unknown artist, leaving wonderful...

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Posted by Mudplucker on February 16, 2016
Also love the bubble image !
Posted by Jundus on February 16, 2016
Posted by Littlemacproductions on February 16, 2016
Love the bubble image!

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Gary and I are a team that enjoys travel and fairs and beaches and any excuse to get out and play with our cameras. both of us are also artists, working in oils, acrylics, pastel, glass, and digital. life should be fun!

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