Nudes: new photo series by Shinishi Maruyama

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Photography on Saturday 15 December 2012

Japanese photographer Shinichi Maruyama’s abstract photo series, “Nudes“, might look like it was created with long-exposure photography, but in reality, each flesh-colored swirl is a composite of ten thousand individual photographs. The subjects of each composite are nude dancers in motion, and the results look almost sculpture-like.

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Black ink and water series by Shinichi Maruyama

Alison Zavos Contributor

By Alison Zavos in New Photography on Wednesday 6 April 2011

For Shinichi Maruyama, photography is a resourceful medium rich in aesthetic, commercial, and social possibilities. The Kusho series consists of twenty-three large-scale color photographs that represent the interplay of black ink and water, both in midair and on white surfaces. The phenomenon that Maruyama captures – two liquids colliding the millisecond before they merge into gray – is the result of various actions and devices.

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Water sculptures by Shinichi Maruyama and Tetsushi Wakasugi

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in Video on Thursday 13 January 2011

Simply astonishing, that’s about the only way to describe this artful collaboration between Shinichi Maruyama and Tetsushi Wakasugi.

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