Tuesday, 6 March 2012

Impossible Photography

Impossible Photography

I have always appreciated the ability of artists to convey a message in a new way, or approaching a topic from a new perspective. I also love TED talks. The most recent one I have seen - Impossible Photography - explores a topic related to traditional photography, but which relies more heavily on the perception of realism. 

Erik Johannson uses perceptive, psychological, and editing trickery to combine traditional photographs to produce images which we know are impossible, but which we can't help but think are not.

I would strongly advise watching this for anyone inclined toward photography (or art in general), psychology, creative approaches, or even the curious individual; here is the link

(Written while listening to Hospital Podcast 166 with Chris Goss by London Elektricity).

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