Luc Dewaele, dagboek

Over fotografie en leven.

Month: April, 2015

Unavoidable marketing strategy.

20150421_dagboekje__DSF8351

‘One of the difficulties of photography is that it is much better at being explicit than at being reticent.

Teju Cole

 

 

 

Unavoidable ambiance.

ambiance2

http://www.dedirecteurswoning.be/

 

 

 

Vivisection of an encountering frame of mind.

Unavoidable evidence.

complimentary-gray

“One of the risks of appearing in public is the likelihood of being photographed.”
― Diane Arbus

 

 

 

Flemish towns to avoid (139)

20150418_dagboekje__DSF820720150418_dagboekje__DSF820820150418_dagboekje__DSF821120150418_dagboekje__DSF829020150418_dagboekje__DSF8301

Unavoidable walking attitude.

ambiance

“The photographer does the world a great disservice when he leaves his camera at home.”
― Mark Denman

P.s. I know some photography ‘teachers’ without a camera or even without the spirit to make photographs – and being proud of it….:)

 

 

Flemish towns to avoid (138)

20150418_dagboekje__DSF819920150418_dagboekje__DSF827120150418_dagboekje__DSF8313

Academic circumstances.

20150425_dagboek__LDW6792

20150425_dagboek__LDW6774 20150425_dagboek__LDW6818 20150425_dagboek__LDW6848 20150425_dagboek__LDW6841

20150425_dagboek__LDW7017

The man who lost a leg….

…. while drinking and being photographed.

20150423_dagboekje__LDW6737

“Don’t shoot what it looks like. Shoot what it feels like.”
― David Alan Harvey

The occurence of walking the streets.

20150423_dagboekje__DSF8368-220150423_dagboekje__LDW663920150423_dagboekje__LDW664520150423_dagboekje__LDW666020150423_dagboekje__LDW6746

Flemish towns to avoid (137)

20150418_dagboekje__DSF814220150418_dagboekje__DSF817320150418_dagboekje__DSF817920150418_dagboekje__DSF8183

Giorgina & Comrade

20150423_dagboekje__LDW6707

“What i like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.”
― Karl Lagerfeld

I learned to talk to strangers.

(My Fuji taught me)

20150423_dagboekje__DSF8489 20150423_dagboekje__DSF8476 20150423_dagboekje__DSF8439 20150423_dagboekje__DSF8395 20150423_dagboekje__DSF8386

http://www.dedirecteurswoning.be/

Flemish towns to avoid (136)

20150417_dagboekje__DSF810420150417_dagboekje__DSF812220150418_dagboekje__DSF833020150418_dagboekje__DSF8337

Unavoidable world*

*where we find the right chemicals.

hotel-mondo

 

Tonight’s lesson (never ends).

20150421_dagboekje__LDW6598 20150421_dagboekje__LDW6592 20150421_dagboekje__LDW6532 20150421_dagboekje__LDW6556

Nullify reality.

lapanne

(La Panne, two sides of reality, at the seaside, in the sunlight)

To produce an authentic contemporary document, the visual impact should be such as will nullify explanation.Robert Frank

Unavoidable town*

*where I was born, to long ago

city

 

Winter no more.

20150417_dagboekje__DSF8087

The unconscious obsession that we photographers have is that wherever we go we want to find the theme that we carry inside ourselves.

Graciela Iturbid

Unavoidable village*

*mine. Untruthful view.

crossing-the-street

Flemish towns to avoid (135)

20150415_dagboekje__DSF802720150415_dagboekje__DSF803420150415_dagboekje__DSF806720150415_dagboekje__DSF807020150415_dagboekje__DSF8072

Preparing another exhibition (5)

‘Props and Circumstances’, De Spil, Roeselare, 16-30 mei 2015.

(I show only rejected* work. *Names of teaching rejectors-experts later on)

 

Thinking of Ed van der Elsken

20150417_dagboekje__DSF8095

Ed van der Elsken (1925-1990)

Flemish towns to avoid (134)

20150415_dagboekje__DSF7988-220150415_dagboekje__DSF7992-220150415_dagboekje__DSF799620150415_dagboekje__DSF801020150415_dagboekje__DSF8012

Preparing another exhibition (4)

‘Props and Circumstances’, De Spil, Roeselare, coming soon.