15 liters carboy, motor, destroyed negatives, distilled water & glycerin mix.
Three vintage brass cut film holders, leather case, lambda prints on transparent layer, electroluminescent foils, three citations of photographic truths (?). The citations were : "Il se promène seul, se penche sur des riens. Si on lui demande d'expliquer ce qu'il photographie, il s'embrouille, et se retrouve incapable de parler..." "Une nuit le photographe… Continue reading Pocket Truths
Second part of my essay about photographers' processes ; an analysis of Eggleston's afterword to "The Democratic Forest" and some of Stephen Shore's sayings. What is it exactly, that is photographed when the camera is not recording reality ? DOWNLOAD THE WHOLE PDF HERE. "Faire défiler les choses (ou les gens, comme Meyerowitz sur son… Continue reading Le photographe hanté, 2/2
First part of an essay about the photographic process : how does a photographer deal with the refuse of his own work ? An ongoing inquiry through Denis Roche, Garry Winogrand, Martin Parr, Vivian Maier, and others... DOWNLOAD THE WHOLE PDF HERE. Here is an extract of it : “Il faut vivre ce moment de… Continue reading Le photographe hanté, 1/2
1500 analog small prints, black and white, glued together into 8 bricks. A photographer has to face the burden of his own previous failed work - a burden that gets heavier as time goes on. These images I discarded came to haunt me, and so I decided to transform some of them into… Continue reading Icebergs
A L'Aveugle is a PDF book compiling 15 years of work on 135 analog black & white photographic film. Download the PDF file here. Buy the physical book here. I earn 20€ on each copy. à l'Aveugle Constantin Dubois Choulik black & white works, 2000-2015 By Constantin Dubois Choulik Use chemical, mechanical tools and techniques… Continue reading A L’Aveugle