Differing from repeat photography, re photography often involves revisiting the scene of another photographer and photographing their view at a later time. Sometimes, photographers will include the original image within their own, positioning a large image directly within the scene, or holding up a print in alignment, bringing two moments into one, as in Jason E Powell’s Looking into the Past (2009-) Continue reading
I begin here a brief look at some of the photographers / artists whose work was included in the What is a photograph? exhibition, NY, 2014, discussed this week.
Welling is an American artist with an extensive history of image-making using various forms of photography. His early work in the 1970s comprises Polaroid photographs, taken in his place of home and work. Continue reading