I was captivated by this dream-like photo series, Reflexion Autour du Bassin (Reflection Around the Basin) by Alain Laboile. For me, it's Tim Walker mixed with Tim Burton with a bit of Ryan McGinley thrown in.
The photos seem like storybook illustrations. There's a carefree spirit about each one. It's like taking a trip into the mind of a child and appreciating its many twists and turns.
— Alice Yoo, My Modern Metropolis
Editors' Note: Be sure to see the really wonderful black-and-white family album by the same photographer: La Famille
Using old chemical techniques, traces of time, light and energy are merged onto the photosensitive paper and grow intriguingly visible as deformed and beautifully palpable images.
overlays anatomical and aesthetic aspects of "seeing" to create complex and stunning works of art.
Echoing his belief that all humans have an inherent longing to live in a place like a womb,has photographed nude figures curled into fetal positions, as they rest in unlikely corners of urban environments.
Long before iPhones and Instagram: 60 years of one Dutch girl's "selfies" firing a gun into the camera! Outrageous lifetime photo concept — watch her age in the same pose — a split second after she pulls the trigger of her rifles — from age 16 to 88.