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Table for One © Samantha Tio

Samantha Tio — Table for One

“Table for One” © Samantha Tio, 2009-2010 From what I read, Samantha Tio began this series as a therapy for her heartbreak. That evening, a dinner that was meant to be for two ended up a lonesome meal for one. I began to consider how sublime this experience of dining alone could be for someone […]

Extraordinary Journey © Sandi Jaya Saputra

Sandi Jaya Saputra — Extraordinary Journey

from (“Extraordinary Journey“) © Sandi Jaya Saputra, 2008-2011 Photographer Sandi Jaya Saputra has some interesting series up on his website but this particular set — titled “Extraordinary Journey” — caught my attention. It looks to be an ongoing journey around West Java from 2008 until now that Sandi describes as a process to search for […]

Photograph © Yamasaki Ko-ji

Yamasaki Ko-ji: Colors

All photographs © Yamasaki Ko-ji Yamasaki Ko-ji is renowned for his black & white photographs but once in a while you may see his color photographs, cross-processed by himself, creating surreal and complex, yet beautiful and colorful imagination. Yamasaki Ko-ji is a photographer born in Kobe, Japan in October, 1959 renowned for his dark and […]

Photograph © Yamasaki Ko-ji

Yamasaki Ko-ji

Yamasaki Ko-ji is a photographer born in Kobe, Japan in October, 1959 renowned for his dark and grainy pictures documenting his daily life. His photoblogs have caught the world’s attention and received Photobloggies Awards on 2005 and 2006 for The Best Japanese Photoblog. He loves black & white, film, grain, and wandering on the street. […]

Muge Tang: Go Home

Muge Tang: Go Home

From (“Go Home“) © Muge Tang, 2006-2009 Go Home (2006-2009): “These photographs were taken in Chongqing, the biggest city along the Yantzi river in the Three Gorges area in China, where my home town is. I started this project from 2005 without any ambitious plan to document the great transition of the Three Gorges area […]

Stella Kalaw: Family Spaces

An Interview with Stella Kalaw

My recent photographic journey across the web has led me to Stella Kalaw. It leads me to her project “Family Spaces” which has become one of my inspiration ever since. She has been documenting her family spaces in care of small details of mundane things of her and her family’s life. And with consistency too, […]

Muge Tang: Silence

Muge Tang: Silence

From (“Silence (2006-2008)”) © Muge Tang “This series of photographs were taken between 2006 and 2008. I don’t know how many personae a person may have, as I don’t know what the future of the life is. When I met those people, the only thing that I can relied on was the realities around me […]