Pierre Gonnord is a French-born photographer whose touching portraiture has that classical feel to it, instantly reminding to Baroque painters such as Caravaggio, Velázquez or Rembrandt. It is often said that in order to understand and learn of great portraiture we should include the Old Masters’ paintings among our references. I wanted to explore this […]
Month: July 2013
Christian demonstrators (on the left) are protected by police while heavily shouted at by masked defenders of Gay rights. This was happening right in the middle of the parade.
It is long due, but I finally got around to seeing the film Drive and I don’t think I managed to pay so much attention to the plot absorbed as I was by the visuals. The cinematography of this movie by Newton Thomas Sigel is spectacular. Let’s take a closer look.