— Jim Casper
"There are often two armed sides in any war. For me, as a photojournalist, the most interesting side in this conflict was the third one—ordinary civilians. Disaster came into their lives unexpectedly..."
X-ray images of baggage scanned at subway stations in St. Petersburg, Russia reflect on contemporary issues of security vs. surveillance, personal liberty vs. public safety.
Cuban-born photographer had already taken the art world by storm with his black-and-white series of "rooms as camera obscura" imagery. But recently, he put color film in his 8 x 10 view camera, and the results are even more dizzying. In an exclusive audio interview, you can hear Morell talk about the alchemy of optics, this new phase in his work, and more.