Gordon Parks

One of the many photographers who influenced my way of viewing the world and photography is Gordon Parks. Gordon Parks was not only photographer, but also composer and filmmaker. He filmed the original Shaft movie in 1971. As a photographer, he was the first African American employed by Life magazine. Today, I found the video … Continue reading Gordon Parks

Sebastiao Salgado – 3 Photographs in Detail

Sebastiao Salgado is in my view one of the great photographers. When I watched a documentary about his work and his personality twenty years ago, I found not only a photographer, but communicator across different languages and cultures. The way he interacted with the people, he photographed amazed me and that fact that he was … Continue reading Sebastiao Salgado – 3 Photographs in Detail