The Force of Nature series is comprised of mosaics of closely cropped photos of the body layered with found photos of natural disasters. Natural disasters are used as a way of expressing forces out of our control, while body parts express the personal and visceral. Together these combined images explore themes of chaos and control, love and loss, inner turmoil and outer calm, exposure and concealment. When viewed from a distance, these images are experienced as one thing, and yet another when viewed up close.
— Marcella S. Davis
Simple, graceful, life-size: For Øyvind Hjelmen's Anthologia series, he abandoned cameras completely to make unique sun prints on photographic paper outside in his garden on the island of Stord, Norway.
Stunning and vibrant full-color photos of rare and exotic birds from around the world — photographed in the wild, and then cleverly relocated with an artful twist of invented habitats.
An evocative look at many sides of Hong Kong, all from the perspective of the waters that surround it — beautiful, surprising, meditative.
With beads, colored thread and scissors, French photographer