LIke in the Movies: Gregory Crewdson's Cinematic Photography

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Contemporary photographer Gregory Crewdson is known for his dramatic and cinematic approach in photography, featuring often surrealistic, disturbing events set like tableaux using familiar techniques in filmmaking,

His film muses, "Vertigo", "The Night of the Hunter", "Close Encounters of the Third Kind", "Blue Velvet" and "Safe" are what inspires him to create the haunting images are always thick with tension, featuring enigmatic figures and extreme attention.

Learn more about the photographer here.


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written by lomographymagazine on 2017-09-20 #people #videos #gregory-crewdson #lack-and-white #cinematic-photography

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One Comment

  1. jaunman
    jaunman ·

    inspired! love the use of movie lighting for stills.

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