camera dreamer

Photograph by Geoffrey Klempner

camera dreamer
Photograph by Geoffrey Klempner

street stalker
Photograph by Geoffrey Klempner

surface effect
Photograph by Geoffrey Klempner

space walk
Photograph by Geoffrey Klempner

silver worlds
Photograph by Geoffrey Klempner

chesterfield road
Photograph by Geoffrey Klempner

sheffield lanes
Photograph by Geoffrey Klempner

sheffield canals
Photograph by Geoffrey Klempner

prints at Saatchi Art
Photograph by Geoffrey Klempner

selfies



"Photographs occupy a peculiar place in the human world, half way between the things we find and the things we make. They are ours and yet not ours, precious flakes of reality that have worked themselves loose which we gather up and store away..."

Geoffrey Klempner  Metaphysics of the Photograph




reading
Roland Barthes Camera Lucida Jonathan Cape 1982

Graham Clarke The Photograph Oxford University Press 1997

Helmut & Alison Gernsheim A Concise History of Photography Thames & Hudson 1965

Charles Harbutt Epilogue to Travelog MIT Press 1973

Janet Malcolm Diana and Nikon David R Godine 1980

Aaron Scharf Art and Photography Allen Lane, Penguin 1968

Susan Sontag On Photography Allen Lane 1977

John Szarkowski The Photographer's Eye Secker & Warburg 1980

Petr Tausk Photography in the 20th Century Focal Press 1980

Edward Weston Daybooks Volumes I and II Aperture 1961, 1973




Photographs © Geoffrey Klempner 1969–2016
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