Digital Art & Photography
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Portraits of my family
Portraits of my family, uncle Stefano | Camilla Catrambone ( The work of Camilla Catrambone caught my eye because it was very interesting how her interpretation of portraits was not of people but the collection of item's put togther to describe something. In this case a handyman or someone that works with tools.
When we first saw the photographs by Ellen Hoverkamp, we almost took them for paintings. The 3-dimensionality of her photographs are so vivid and striking, they are reminiscent of the still-life paintings of Flemish and Dutch masters. This is due to Ellen's pioneering use of the scanner. Her technique of scanning upside-down floral bouquets and other beautifully composed arrangements results in a photograph that is truly mesmerizing. One can stare and stare at the layers in her compositions whe