The light in China is a real issue. It can be crystal clear, silver, but is often completely smoggy. I had to redo some images in spring when the sky finally got clear again.
These extracts are from my six months trip to China with the art director Chloé Berthaudin. During our residency in Shanghai I travelled from Hong Kong to Chengdu, crossing Beijing and the countryside with my 4x5 Camera. Those images are issued from different series. But they all focus on the clash between growing architecture and nature.
Words & Photography
Tom de Peyret
The streets of Cuba by photographer Gillian Zinser
A harmonious trip across China’s towering metropolises and traditional country sides.
“Because here, beneath the immense bleached sky, is where we run out of continent.”
A spiritual journey to Israel and its holy capital by Henerico Rossi.
Between Balkan like clouds and Mediterranean-esque optimism photographer Tom Bett captures the seldom shown neighborhoods of Istanbul.
Kenya. The art of moving gently, without suddenness, is the first to be studied by the hunter, and more so by the hunter with the camera.
Opened in 1885, Les Bains Douches became the most renowned bath house of the French capital. Today this unique place serves as a Hotel, Restaurant, Bar and Club.
Volcanic black sand and characteristic red rocks photographed by Ana Cuba.
Located in a former historic city archive, the QVEST Hotel links history and modernity by combining neo-Gothic architecture with a curated collection of furniture, contemporary art, and photography.
A visual diary by Nora Hollstein.
The Nobis Hotel Copenhagen is housed in an historic 5,400-square-meter landmark building that originally served as the Royal Danish Conservatory of Music.
A road trip across California, Nevada and Utah.
Patterns of wall design and hours of sunlight. Algés, Portugal - photographed by Joana Krawczyk.
The dreary, colorful tones of Morocco by Conrad Bauer.
Photographer Nick van Tiem's encounter with the people and culture of Iran.
Nagar (meaning ‘town’ in Hindi) is a photo series showcasing the Indian town Kavi Nagar, Ghaziabad.
A trip to Athens by Kostas Kapsianis.
Photographer Missy Prince's ongoing project on the American West.
Pictures from Phil Donohue's trip along Route 66.
This photographic travel diary is a homage to the neon-church aesthetic of California.
Sehir explores the transition and development occuring throughout Istanbul's central neighborhood.
Tucked in the valley within the endless Andean Mountains sits Nuestra Señora de la Paz, or just La Paz for short. A nickname that, on its surface, has no connection to the city.
Pictures from Duran Levinson's trip to Hong Kong.
Pictures from Dan Monick's trip to Tokyo.
Pictures from Italy shot by Kent Andreasen.
Pictures from a roadtrip through Sicily.
The San Fernando Valley is an ocean of land. It is surrounded by obstacles. Incredibly easy to get to, it can be very difficult to get out of.
Last days of summer captured by Arthur Groeneveld and Bamboo van Kampen.