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Posts tagged “monochrome

POINT BLANK: BEHIND BLUE EYES

Natasha, psychoanalyst, practices in Tver and Moscow/Russia, was always fascinated by portraits where features of a person captured on photos.

…and so we tried…  ..no concept, no rules…  …we just let go…  …and danced…

Natasha, thank you for that dance. 🙂

 

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POINT BLANK: COCK FIGHT

..on the search of a graveyard of some relatives we stumbled in this cockfight at a Samarkand cemetery….


POINT BLANK: COME AS YOU ARE

ALEKSANDRA !!!


POINT BLANK: “BAKERMAN IS BAKING BREAD”

..somewhere in a bakery in Samarkand / Uzbekistan

..bakerman is baking bread


POINT BLANK: ALEKSANDRA

Yes, I know, it sounds like a cheap excuse…  …but I need photos of nude women for a photo-painting-exhibition of me and my russian painter friend Alexeij.

Thanks to my female co-worker Aleksandra we started and finished the photo shoot very, very spontaneously. For both of us it was the first nude session…  …and it was fun..  ..a lot.

Frankly spoken it was just a test how to work with lights…   …but frankly spoken…  …wow…  …thanks, dear Aleksandra…   ….you look great…  …and yes, let’s do more! 🙂


POINT BLANK: ‘TRAIN I RIDE …’

Buchara / Uzbekistan

..it feels so good to be on the road again…
– this wonderful country
– these warmhearted people
– to be on the way
– the impressions
– the encounters

…everything so precious.


POINT BLANK: OYSTER FARM

Oyster farming in Cancale / Brittany

From it’s small spat’s size to its harvest, a Cancale oyster needs minimum 3 years of work in the bay of Le Mont Saint Michel.

Many handelings are necessary to grow an oyster lapped by the fastest tides in Europe. At low tide part of the vast oyster beds can visited.

Cancale calls himself the “oyster capital” of Brittany. Oysters are bred here in the intertidal zone, namely the Pacific Oyster (5,000 t, as of: 2000) and the rarer European Oyster (1,000 t, as of: 2000). Both varieties enjoy a good reputation among connoisseurs.

(source: Ferme Marine, wikipedia)


POINT BLANK: MARKET

…a day at the market

 


POINT BLANK: CAST AWAY

 

cast away, stranded, out of use, forgotten…  ..but we’ll back !!!


POINT BLANK: THE ABANDONED TOWN

 

In 1979 the town of Stari Bar/Montenegro was destroyed by an earthquake. After that the old town of Bar (first mentioned in the 9th century) was abandoned and immediately rebuild at the mediterranean shore. After now 36 years you can see what nature has claimed back .


POINT BLANK: BANYA (RUSSIAN SAUNA)

I love the way how russian care about their health. To emphasize that I just want to say one word: Russian Sauna!

 


POINT BLANK: WRITING A FASHION ORDER

 

 

 


POINT BLANK: THE DACHA ..MY REFUGE

If there is a place where I felt really grounded and down to earth..  ..than it is it the dacha of my mother in law. A place where I can really relax and get rid of my sorrows. Thank you dear Aida Stepanovna, this one is for you…  …a place which makes you happy, as much as it does for me…


POINT BLANK: IMAGINATION

“Fantasie haben heißt nicht, sich etwas auszudenken, es heißt, sich aus den Dingen etwas zu machen.” (Thomas Mann)

“Imagination does not have to come up with something, it says, to create something out of things..” (Thomas Mann)