People vs. Places: a double-exposure project

Hemmingbirds Reader Find

By Hemmingbirds in New Photography on Wednesday 28 November 2012

I found myself unable to turn away from the ghostly images on the site People vs. Places. It’s interesting how haunting the images are as they are merely photos of seemingly average people and everyday places. What I find inspiring is the almost complete lack of control the artists have on the final image. This is a testament to NOT being a control freak.

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Double-exposure photography by Dan Mountford

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Photography on Thursday 19 July 2012

I love this series of portraits by Dan Mountford because of the imaginative juxtapositions within each photograph. By using a double-exposure technique, each portrait contains a double meaning. All of the images were created ‘in camera’, which makes them that much more amazing.

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Ruade DeLone

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Photography on Wednesday 9 June 2010

Dutch photographer Ruade DeLone creates rather painterly images with his camera, often paying homage to the Dutch masters and using double exposures, dramatic lighting, muted colors, and textured post-production to create surreal and gothic scenes with chiaroscuro.

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