“Photography is the mirror, more faithful than any actual mirror, in which we withness at every age, our own aging.”
Photography and fetish. Christian Metz.
Create a new photgraph employing two differente photographs is to play with time, with two slices of time together and pressed one against the other and then cut a new slice of time.
Shadow of the self is a project that deals directly with death, not the big Death, the definitive one; instead deals with the daily inexorable spiral of enthropy “le petite morte” (yes there is a game in the reference) in which all in the universe is immersed.
As usual it is also about dualities: before and now, anima and shadow, eros and thanatos.
Model my bro JJ Calderón. Two negatives from the series Little god father. Salt print over St Cuthberts Mill Paper 300grs, A3 size..