Aberrant Light

We all like to capture the world around us in unique and intriguing ways. Showing otherwise mundane and normal views, and capturing them in a way which gives a new sense of atmosphere and feeling. The twilight view, where low light plays tricks on the eye and mind. Its never the same.
This is a series of vignettes, looking through a wooden box, with only the sun and a pinhole to project the scene on to the paper. The cold and steely print might might seem like an image of mid winter. Whereas many of these were taken in stark sun.
These images were taken on hand cut paper neg, developed in chemical trays under the stairs.
The combination of long exposure, paper neg, and a lack of lens sharpness helps give a natural grounded image.  

pinhole project

Tate Modern, Switch House by Herzog De Mueron

Switch House

Hong Kong



East London

The Lawn, Harlow

Hong Kong

Henry Moore

This is an ongoing series experimenting with pinhole photography. 

Using traditional photographic methods to shoot contemporary subject matter and making images of modern architecture and cityscapes using the most basic of photographic techniques.  

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