Artist Blog

Every week an artist whose single image was published by Der Greif is given a platform in which to blog about contemporary photography.

faking it, approximately

May 19, 2017 - James Reeder

Limited by light sensitivity in early emulsions, most landscape photographs had clear white skies:

 

1) several illustrations that were printed over reproductions of photographs circa a century ago,

 

2-5) vague approximations processed with a smartphone image edition app, rephotographed and printed as gelatin silver prints,

 

6) Untitled photographic object 18.