Two Party System
Ideas represented through images are my passion in photography. After 40 years in the art form, a pretty picture holds little interest for me, they can be found by the millions on the web. My approach inclines toward commentary and concept, even in the face of a populace seemingly indifferent to such notions. This image […]
The Model Man?
Again we find Barbie’s friend Ryan featured at the Daily Photo Game. Robert’s image led me to all kind of thoughts about male stereotypes, archetypes and body expectations. Women typically bear a larger burden for body expectations, however I thought I would investigate the male ethos around this social affliction. I choose a satirical approach, […]
Filed Under: Concept, Game, People, Still Life, Studio · Tagged: archetype, Barbie's friend, blend, body expectations, box, composite, concept, CULTURAL, dailyphotogame, doll, full figure, head, headless, Ken, male, man, mindless, old and young, Ryan, shadow box, shorts, social commentary, stereotype, stereotypical, swim suit, torso, toy, ©2014 Russ Widstrand