In his gigantic body of work, Arno Rafael Minkkinen uses the human body in a truly ingenious way. Instead of the person being the center of focus, Arno cleverly aligns parts of the human body seamlessly with the rest of the picture.
MY LATEST OBSESSION.
Echolilia: A Father’s Photographic Conversation with His Autistic Son. Timothy Archibald uses his camera to find an emotional bridge to his son Photographs and text from the book Echolilia: Sometimes I Wonder
My eldest son was born in 2001. He was always a kid who went to the beat of his own drummer. When he was 5, we began making photographs collaboratively as a way to find some common ground and attempt to understand each other. Soon after we began the project, Elijah was diagnosed on the autistic spectrum. Though the diagnosis gave me the words and history to understand my son better, it didn’t take away the mystery and the need to try to find an emotional bridge to him.”Echolilia” is an alternate spelling of a more common term, “echolalia,” used in the autistic community to refer to the habit of verbal repetition and copying that is commonly found in autistic kids’ behavior. I liked the idea of it: photography is a form of copying. Kids are a form of repetition. And looking at my kid with photography allowed me to see myself a new
Amber Fort, Jaipur, India
This is one of the places I visited while in India, it was so beautiful and I was in absolute awe. I cannot wait to go back again.
Derrick Brown, Love Language (via weatherbeatensoul)
Alice in the Cities (1974)
by Wim Wenders
this film really touched me. I’m so lucky I got a chance to see it, especially on the big screen projected on film.
This looks like it’d be a visually beautiful film
1940’s Spirit Lake, with Mt. St. Helens in the background
“I BELIEVE IN MAGIC” by Eleanor Hardwick and Minna Gilligan, styling by Nao Koyabu and featuring Lucan Gillespie at Select Model Management, for Fairground by Nao Koyabu: book published by PIE Publishing Japan and exhibition at Lamp Harajuku, Tokyo, Japan 7 May - 31 May.