Hello Deniece, and thank you for this opportunity to learn a little more about your work. Could you start by introducing yourself?Hello! I am Deniece, a 32-year-old woman from Rotterdam, the Netherlands. I have a background in sociology and teaching. In my spare time, I enjoy being creative, exploring new places and live music. Luckily […]
Let’s try to explain Salento, and to try, we need to take into consideration its nature as a peninsula – tending towards a cultural island – of a territory that not only reaches the extreme south-eastern extension of Italy. A people proud of itself but which in its once peasant component still retains in dialectal expressions, in prejudicial assumptions, a natural habit of considering itself the loser and preyed on power relations. With the limited and partial exception of the capital, the people of Salento have long been used to being on the margins, ignored by the rest of the country – the South of the South.
Hi fellow Fuji X Passion readers. My name is Laurie Cohen, a Fujifilm X system user, street photographer and the founder of Barcelona Photography Tours & Israel Photography Tour. I have been using the Fujifilm X system since the launch of the X-Pro1 in March 2012. Consequently, I thought it would be fitting to celebrate […]
Photography, or any creative venture for that matter, should never be a closely-guarded secret. No one should have to jump through hoops, play the game, or reach a certain level of ability before wisdom and knowledge is passed on to you. When I first started out on my journey into photography, it took the longest […]
Any attempt to explain Naples may appear superfluous. Millions of words have been said and written to try to define the indefinable, since Naples is ill-suited to being caged in a single and definitive judgment and is refractory to the criteria that are universally used to describe cities and towns of all latitudes. To a […]
How to deal with the iconicity of Rome without being overwhelmed by it? Photographing Rome is an undertaking that often translates into choosing between two opposites: taking the millennial history and monumentality head-on or turning your back to look for something under the blanket of that immovable imagination. Painters (and photographers) love, to the point […]
Why do I center any specific item in most of my images? Possibly, it is due to the fact that, as children, our focus is usually drawn to the center of a page first. Perhaps, by placing the subject in front of the viewer, there is an attempt to introduce their story to the world. […]
Felipe Rubilar, documentary photographer and freelance filmmaker from Chile but currently living in Mexico City, accepted to be interviewed to talk about his long term project on Latin American countries and cultures, as well as the use of Fuji equipment in all his work, personal or professional. Hello Felipe! Could you please introduce yourself?Hi, my […]