Catcher of Rays

André Meyer-Vitali

Amateur of Light and Colours Passionate Creator of Pictures foto.meyer-vitali.com

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HOPE & HUMILIATION

A year ago, I passed the ballot for a year of mentorship of the fotobond. The fotobond is the Dutch organisation to which all amateur photography clubs belong nation-wide. I chose to become a member of the fotobond itself, rather than a local club, because I wanted to improve my photography on the highest possible l...

I SEE WHAT YOU DON'T SEE

As photographers, it is only logical that we value so much what we see. Visual perception is indispensable and so I had this omnipresent nightmare all my life: losing my sight. Don't watch Buñuel's Chien Andalou or Voodoo In My Blood if you feel the same! And it's one of the things that are not gettin...

CORBIJN'S FOCUS

At the moment, Anton Corbijn's work is presented in a double exhibition at the Gemeentemuseum and fotomuseum in The Hague. What struck me most when watching the pictures was Corbjin's use of focus. Often, he uses a shallow depth of field and the focus is not always where one would expect it. Traditionally...