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ISN´T IT ROMANTIC?

THE SMC_ROMANTICLANDSCAPE PHOTO CHALLENGE // We had some wonderful submissions to our second Instagram photo challenge, where we asked photographers to share their “romantic” (as in Romanticism) landscape photographs. We selected 20 favourites.

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PHOTOMONTEUR

LEANNE STAPLES // Leanne is a licensed New York City tour guide, photographer, artist and writer. She has long been involved in making abstract photography.  She shared a set of photo-montages, or in-camera collages, she made at an exhibition at the MoMA in New York.

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VISIONS OF VENICE

ROGER HEID // Roger is a Swiss painter and photographer living in the Canton of Bern. He has been a member of a photo club for some 40 years, participating in national and international competitions. During the corona pandemic photography became an even more important saving grace. Roger is also a painter, and the photo […]

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HOPPERESQUE

THE SMC_HOPPER PHOTO CHALLENGE // We had a lot of really good submissions to our first-ever Instagram photo challenge, where we asked photographers to share their “Hopperesque” photographs. It was hard to pick just a few favourites, but we managed. Here are links to our favourites, together with some paintings by Edward Hopper that they reminded […]

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MAYBE MY FRIENDS ARE CALLING

JUN NGUYEN-HATSUSHIBA // Jun is a Houston-based accomplished filmmaker, installation artist and a photographer who in the past has used photography as a way to make “notes”, a tool for his painting ideas. After getting into documentary photography he also began using photography as an end in itself. He has artfully documented an exhibition at […]

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REAL AUSSIE

CHER MIN TEO // Cher Min has been a photographer for 30 years, starting as a teenager, initially with film and then transitioning to digital photography. The photo series he shared with us is a documentary of the mixture of the vibrant art life found in Adelaide´s public spaces, including both musicians and artworks.