ODAAT: 
one day at a time…
Wednesday, 14 January 2004

Pix Of The Day: Faceless Even Bodiless Portraits
CREDIT: © Christine Coombes/PepperPhotography.com
WHERE: southeast England. WHAT: unconventional wedding & portrait photographs.
Thumbnail clicks pop-up larger images on source pages.
Faceless 1 © Christine CoombesFaceless 2 © Christine CoombesBodyless 1 © Christine CoombesFaceless 3 © Christine Coombes
Christine Coombes is Pepper People Photography at PepperPhotography.com in the southeast of England. After examination of two [1] [2] works by René Magritte, occasioned by the review of a previous item about perspective, we went looking for portraits without faces. We think that wedding photography is likely to be a relatively conservative market, so we thought it was a bold move by Christine to feature a number of less than conventional pictures in her web site portfolio. The constraints of aspect ratio precluded two [1] [2] other pictures that admirably fitted the selection brief. Hmm… it seems that there is more to this than meets the… er… er…

  
. . . . . . . . . . . . 
. . . . . . . . . . . . 
. . . . . . . . . . 
 
Jules Laforgue (1860-1887)
"Ah! que la vie est quotidienne."
Oh, what a day-to-day business life is.
'Complainte sur certains ennuis' (1885)