Two Photographers of Pause

Penntti Sammallahti, Soloviki, White Sea, Russia, 1992

There are two photographers that I’ve been looking at as of late, Joel Sternfeld, and Pentti Sammallahti.

I find their work striking, ordinary, human, humane, and images of  life situated in a bigger picture we find ourselves in.  There also seems to be clearly a deliberate and patient act of looking, and waiting for them to find their pictures.

I encourage you to simply take time to look at what they’ve found.  Their images are quite engaging.

Joel Sternfeld: http://www.luhringaugustine.com/artists/joel-sternfeld/

Pentti Sammallahti:  http://www.nailyaalexandergallery.com/artist/pentti-sammallahti

Joel Sternfeld, McLean, Virgina, 1978

Advertisements

About abiggerworldyet

Visual Artist Brother Sojourner College Professor Christ follower
This entry was posted in Camera Obscura and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s