A photograph of Napoleon Bonaparte

The thought plaguing me these days. Eighteen years, only eighteen more years, and we could have had a photograph of Napoleon Bonaparte. A daguerrotype, to be more precise. Daguerre presents his invention, up and running, in 1839. His research had of course begun some years earlier, and he made great use of the work of […]

A photograph of Napoleon Bonaparte

Alices Geschwister

Magic is. It’s been almost a year. No concerts, no live shows, no theatre. No stage and no backstage, no moving acting performing humans to photograph.  Munsha’s piece Alices Geschwister was supposed to be ready and performed in November. Second Covid lockdown, all is shut.  It is rescheduled for January. Still nothing opens. On the […]

Alices Geschwister

Danielle

This portrait photography session is about exploring identity through a moment of transition. How does the camera capture securities and insecurities – what it is to feel safe, what shows of our inner predicament from the poses we choose to have. Danielle and I had talked a lot about all this, and about how it […]

Danielle