One quick glance and you might probably say 'meh. shopped...'. Well, you got it wrong because Philippe Ramette does his self portraits with analogue effects resulting in jaw dropping, breathtaking, and gravity defying photographs.
Born in 1961, French artist Philippe Ramette defies gravity and reality with unique photographs that show him, standing or sitting on strange angles achieving a surreal feel in his compositions. Starting out as a sculptor, he built metal support structures to help hold him in these anti-gravity angles.
Philippe’s photographs were taken by his collaborator, Marc Domage. One of the photos above show an analogue camera set up on a tripod as Philippe’s team prepare their visual illusion. Here are some of their works:
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The Burning Man Experience: Day and Night This week, it's all about the LC-A! Whether shooting day or night, our star camera can deliver. In accordance to this, I have found these wonderful videos capturing the intense energy of the Burning Man event both day and night. Let's check it out!
An Extra Large-Format Camera to Captivate Cultures A colossal camera, made by Dennis Manarchy, traverses America and captures stunning portraits of its culture and people. Take a look at this exceptional photography project which would surely amaze and inspire all film photographers.
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My Year in Analogue: Old Cameras and New Techniques 2014 has been a good year for me, photographically speaking. I finally realized a few projects I had been dying to try out for a long time and, despite my resolution not to buy new ones, acquired some new cameras.
Photo of the Day by sadiestoker Is the cold weather dragging you down? Donning a bright red scarf and posing beside some dainty flowers might just cheer you up!
Cynthiaj and her Weapon of Choice: Holga 120 CFN Cynthia prefers shooting multiple exposure photographs when using the Holga 120 CFN. In this installment of Weapon of Choice, she shares some of her beautiful monochromatic snapshots and a couple of tips when using this plastic shooter.
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