Documentary photography is probably my favourite type of photography because it tells a story of a world that is not your own in just one photograph. It’s intimate, beautiful, and powerful. Composition, lighting, context, and perspective is taken into consideration to capture an image to evoke emotion. It’s beautiful *flicks a single teardrop from eyes*
Here are three of my favourite documentary photographs:
While discussing what to do in art class with a friend, we couldn’t help but want to incorporate double exposure photography into our final pieces. But alas, we had signed up for Art Design, not Art Photography [and the darn school board wouldn’t let us choose both] so we struggled to see how we could mimic the hazy, tumblr-like layers of double exposure photography on a canvas.
Then Honestly WTF (a life saver when searching for inspiration) posted the link to this: