Saturday 9 July 2011

Actor in Search of a Character

This is a profile of my friend, English stage actor Mark Arden. Anyone with a classical character in search of an actor should give him a call.

Amor Fraternal

He aquí una estampa clásica de amor entre hermanos. Son ellos mi hija Marina y su hermano Camilo Alberto.

Friday 8 July 2011

Tree as Metaphor

This is part of my ongoing series The Chair Project. It was suggested to me that the tree could be interpreted as a symbol of the protecting father in which case I am glad to accept without further ado.

Monday 4 July 2011

Las Manos de la Artista

This pair of hands belong to Charlotte Baynes, painter in Whitstable and a great admirer and practitioner of flamenco. I had just done her portrait and when we were finished she asked me to take a shot of her hands. I obliged and now am very glad she did, for these hands have an air of immortality not easily found in a lot of the things we do as photographers. Not every other day anyway.

By Jack Peilow, ten years had passed since...

This shot was part of a series that young Jack did at the time and was entirely related to beards.  Jack went around town asking men to pose...