Photos of Pablo Picasso creating remarkable light drawings

Mareike Muller Contributor

By Mareike Muller in New Art on Tuesday 18 December 2012

Light painter Gjon Mili is one of the pioneers in the use of stoboscopic instruments in order to create outstanding images. He and his unique photoflash techniques are very well known and still very much used in today´s light painting photography.

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Incredible photos of Picasso drawing with light

Clare Hillier Reader Find

By Clare Hillier in New Photography on Thursday 1 December 2011

In 1949, renowned LIFE photographer Gjon Mili visited Pablo Picasso in the South of France. Using a small flashlight in a dark room, Picasso created wildly free and fluid drawings while Mili snapped away. The resulting images are, erm, electric.

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