An interview with Sarah Harrison of Wikileaks: Julian Assange’s associate and Snowden’s guardian angel
By John Goetz and Bastian Obermayer
There she sits: the woman who has spent the past four months at Edward Snowden’s side. First in Hong Kong, then in Moscow. The two made history and…
"I will not accept an inferior position in the art world. Nor have my art called African because I have not correctly and properly given expression to my reality.
I have consistently fought against that kind of philosophy because it is bogus. European artists like Picasso, Braque and Vlaminck were influenced by African art. Everybody sees that and is not opposed to it. But when they see African artists who are influenced by their European training and technique, they expect that African to stick to their traditional forms even if he bends down to copying them.
I do not copy traditional art. I like what I see in the works of people like Giacometti but I do not copy them. I knew Giacometti personally in England, you know. I knew he was influenced by African sculptures. But I would not be influenced by Giacometti, because he was influenced by my ancestors.”
Discovering Your ‘Voice”
Just like a musician searches for his/her sound, so too photographers search for their voice. Your ‘voice’ is the most important and difficult to find component in any creative’s life. It is what defines us. Be it 35mm digital or film, the multitude of…
SEAN TIZZLE - MAMA EH (Official Video) (by Sean Tizzle)
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Amazing B&W film coloration process. A must-read (with video as well) for anyone whose interested in restoring old B&W photographs:
In the past, we’ve featured some amazing colorization of black and white photos. The results and impact of the photos were quite impressive and well…