Topic: photography

Anthony Samaniego, city & nature in motion

Anthony Samaniego is a visual artist of Los Angeles. Graduated in economics, he worked as sales analyst for an entertainment giant. But he was becoming bored of his life and searching for a new perspective. As he has always had an interest in photography, seven years ago picked up a camera for the first time, deciding to invest in his creativity. In these years, he has gone on learning and experimenting, combining tools and techniques. Today he is photographer, cinemagraph and video artist. Continue reading


Lupe Jelena, a life for photography

Today we introduce to you Lupe Jelena, a 25 year old freelance fashion photographer from Buenos Aires, featuring a gallery with some of her original motion images. Continue reading


About Hendra Aditya Kurniawan from Jakarta

Hendra Aditya Kurniawan is a computer expert, artist and photographer from Jakarta, Indonesia. After an early career in the banking sector, he started his own business EVANIA.co with the wife. EVANIA.co specialises in photography for digital marketing and particularly in Cinemagraphs, 360 Panoramic Photography and Responsive Web Design. With is work, Hendra always aims to be an early adopter and innovator in photography & technology. Continue reading


XIII IMAGO PHOTOGRAPHIC MARATHON

Pisa’s cultural association Imago presents its XIII photographic marathon: 12 hours, 4 subjects, 1 passion. The event is taking place in Pisa (and online, for people not able to attend physically), on 16 May 2015, from 9.00 to 21.00 CEST. It is possible to participate both with digital and analogic camera. Attendees will meet at Bar La Tazza d’Oro) at 9.00 o’clock. Continue reading


XIII Maratona Fotografica IMAGO

L’Associazione Culturale Imago di Pisa presenta la sua XIII MARATONA FOTOGRAFICA! La maratona si terrà a Pisa (oppure online per chi non potesse partecipare fisicamente) sabato 16 maggio 2015, dalle ore 9.00 alle ore 21.00, presso il bar “La Tazza d’Oro” in Piazza Clari n°2. La Maratona Fotografica si svolge in un arco di tempo di dodici ore suddiviso in quattro sezioni, corrispondenti a quattro differenti temi da svolgere. Si può partecipare sia con fotocamera analogica che digitale.
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Silvio Severino digital surrealist from Brazil

Born in Porto Alegre and currently living in Budapest, artist Silvio Severino works on photography, collage and GIF Animations/Cinemagraph, creating highly personal pieces. Exploring the notions of beauty, gender and sexuality in contemporary society, he builds surrealist works where images are diverted from their original intended purpose and creates a personal view of the relationship between the urban and the natural world. Continue reading


Tomorrows and Yesterdays exhibition feat. Mads Nissen

Photographic exhibition “Tomorrows and Yesterdays: Mads Nissen Meets Europe’s First Photographers” is opening on 13 May 2015 and running till 2 August 2015 at the premises of Arbejdeermuseet, one of the founding members of PHOTOCONSORTIUM. Here, award-winning Danish photographer Mads Nissen will juxtapose the original selection of around 100 early photographs from the All Our Yesterdays show with his own vision and reflections. Continue reading


Photography pilot of E-Space: getting ready for the Hackathon!

There is a huge amount of digitized photographic and cultural heritage available on Europeana – and similar open repositories such as Wikimedia Commons and Flickr Commons – that are just waiting to be reused in innovative new applications. This shared cultural content can be an opportunity, with current technologies, to bring people together, to form a glue of new relations between content owners, educators, cultural heritage institutions, developers, students, stakeholder communities, creative industries. Continue reading


Photomediations: An Open Book

A collaboration between academics from Goldsmiths, University of London, and Coventry University, Photomediations: An Open Book is the outcome of the Open and Hybrid Publishing pilot – which is one of six Europeana Space pilots. Through a comprehensive introduction and four specially commissioned chapters on light, movement, hybridity and networks that include over 200 images, it tells a unique story about the relationship between photography and other media. Continue reading


Europeana Photography: excellent results

The review meeting, hosted by the project Coordinator Fred Truyen at the premises of KU Leuven, welcomed the Project Officer Krzysztof Nichczynski and the reviewers Makx Dekkers and Tom Wachtel with whom the Europeana Photography WP leaders had the possibility to illustrate and discuss the project achievements. Photo courtesy TopFoto.co.uk Continue reading