Last September I had two reasons to stay a few days in Cologne. First there was the Photokina and second the Photoszene Festival. At the fair I’ve to look for news in phototechnology and to meet distributors and customers. It was ok, but honestly there wasn’t really intersting new things and I’m trying to think more about the picture, not the technology. Just only for my main job in photo wholesale I need to know these new cameras and accessoires. So I show you first some pictures from my walks through Cologne and send big thanks to Ying and Christian for thier hospitality.
Laundrette, Brussels – Saint-Gilles, August 2016
So, last saturday we went to Brussels, to see Alex Webb’s exhibition “The Suffering of Light” at the Bontanique. I loved it, excellent pictures and a nice place. Most of his pictures are known to me, I own his two books “Istanbul – City of a Hundred Names” and “on Street Photography and the Poetic Image” (with his wife Rebecca Norris Webb), but it’s great to see the photos in a larger size on the walls. Continue reading
tomorrow some friends and I travelling to Brussels, to visit the exhibition
“The Suffering of Light” by Alex Webb. So we’re going to be art watchers.
Until then I’ll show you some art watchers from Wim Wenders’ exhibition
“4 Real & True 2” last year in Düsseldorf.
Have a nice weekend and always good light,
I wrote a few words about photo books from Istanbul on renk. Magazine. This is the first German-Turkish magazine that addresses key issues like art and culture.
Sorry, only available in German.
Top 10 Fotobücher über und aus Istanbul – renk.-Magazin
In March/April this year, I was back in Istanbul and have brought some great new photo books, these I present to you in the near future.