The Cannes Festival just came to an end, and we are now experiencing a strange nostalgia, wanting to revive the films that remind us of that event. This is why it seemed just right to dedicate this month’s Movie Stills to Le Mépris by Jean Luc Godard (1963). It features some of the most impressive […]
Xavier Aragones (b. 1979) is a Spanish photographer based in Terrasa, a town near Barcelona. He began getting interested in photography in his early twenties, when he started to take long aimless walks on his own around Barcelona, the city where he was living in at the time. A photographic camera seemed to him the […]
Francesco Sambati is an Italian photographer from Lecce, a city located in southern Italy. Unlike many photographers we’ve featured at Velvet Eyes, his first approach to photography was through the camera of a mobile smartphone. He took a photo for fun, began to work on it and he loved it. So he slowly began to […]
A great pioneer in his field, Stephen Shore (b. 1947) is a contemporary artist that has influenced a whole generation. Known for his objective and “banal” images, he has travelled across the world capturing everyday moments, with more than 50 solo exhibitions, and several monographs including the two famous American Surface & Uncommon Places. His […]
Tina Sosna (know as worteinbildern) is a German photographer who is strongly leaded by her thoughts, dreams, and magical places in her head. Love and nature are her main influences to build this delicate universe. Let yourself be carried trough her life, her moments and feel her sensitive view on the world.“Get lost in the beauty of nature while […]
Jordane Prestrot is a French photographer born and raised in Paris, but currently based near the town of Guebwiller in the region of Alsace. He was initiated into photography as a child when he found some old cameras from his family and started taking pictures here and there. What he loves about it though, is […]
Vast landscapes, imposing nature, the ocean and sublime light is what Australian photographer Joe Nigel Coleman’s work is all about. Working mostly with film, he loves experimenting with light and the mystery of images involving people that are not clearly posing give away… Take a tour on his website.
Born in 1989, Patryk Karbowski is a Polish photographer whose work focuses on documenting social and economic changes in his country. He is also a teacher in a photography school in Warsow. This selection features work from his series Halfway & The New Poles. Patryk has released a beautiful handmade book from the serie Halfway that you can […]