Archive for August, 2012

Life Below the Surface – An Exhibition

One Year after Andreas Frankes visit to the Vandenberg his images of the wreck were filled with charming stories and now it is high time to exhibit them. No better place as the place where the project began.
Since August 4th 2011 divers can benefit from a very special experience and find a package of 12 images placed on the hulk of the artificial reef General Hoyt S. Vandenberg located 100 feet below sealevel and approximately seven miles south of Key West.

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An Introvert’s Photographer

Martine Franck deserved to be remembered as more than her famous husband’s wife.

For me personally, Martine was an introvert’s photographer—a role model for those of us who find strength in quiet observation. A couple of days before her death, I read a quote by Martine that hit home for me: “I was very ill at ease with people in social situations, and I realized that if I photographed I wouldn’t have to chat.” I’ve heard many photographers describe the act of photographing as their way of interacting with the world, but there’s something about this blunt confession that stands out.

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