A book for photography and fine art lovers alike. A stunning
compilation of nudes in which photographer, Rankin, blurs the line
between photography and painting. Inspired by Gerhard Richter
amongst other influences, Rankin photographed the worlds top
models naked against sumptuous materials. He then pushes the
boundaries of modern retouching and shows what artistic effect it
can have by turning his photographs into apparent oil paintings.
A departure from his usual style, this book may surprise those
familiar with Rankin's work, as the photographer breaks into an area
previously unexplored by him or indeed many others. 'Painting Pretty
Pictures' flies in the face of the media debate over photographic
retouching, and shows the positive effect it can have
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Photographer and publisher, Rankin, established his reputation in 1991, when he and his business partner, Jefferson Hack, launched the now cult fashion magazine, Dazed & Confused. He has since photographed subjects ranging from U2 to Gordon Brown, shot covers for publications worldwide and has gone on to shoot ad campaigns for some of the best known brands in the world. In 2009, Rankin Photography outgrew its original home moved into a brand new bespoke design North London-named 'Annroy'. Rankin's 'grand design' includes a purpose-built studio, gallery, offices, and living space
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Descrizione libro Rankin Photography, 2010. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110956315542
Descrizione libro Rankin Photography, 2010. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0956315542