Lost place 5.2

Arnaud Thurel interviewed at the occasion of the Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day (29 April 2013)

Have you already heard about “Lost places”? No? Absolutely impossible! Again and now with long and particularly relevant words and for our great pleasure th (alias Arnaud Thurel) exposes his vision and the profound reasons that led him to accomplish this protographic work on browfields. This interview reveals the deep thoughts behind the project and shed an interesting light on Arnaud’s approach to photography. Well done boy! PS: I love the cap, so French.. Follow the link to read the interview (in French).

New exhibition: Lost Places 2, by Arnaud Thurel (Th)

Oops, he did it again… He had warned us there would be a second stage: Arnaud Thurel just released his “Lost Places, Act II” new exhibition. It still shows striking images of industrial wasteland, still shot with a pinhole camera in B&W. But this time, there are not only traces of life, but he shows life itself there, life that brings new purpose to the place. Beyond the technical constraints (like loooooong exposure times), Arnaud provides us with a good grasp of the feeling one has when entering the place. An alien-looking figure in a post apocalyptic environment, this is…