Black and White Photography of Couples in Paris

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For once, the excitement, the bright red wrapping, pink hearted decals, the smell of sweet perfume and fluffy cuteness surrounding Valentine’s day didn’t leave us untouched. Hence, we decided to dedicate a post this sometimes controversial holiday. Love is everywhere around us and every day should be a celebration of the magical curse that’s been thrown upon us.

In his book, French Kiss – a Love Letter to Paris , the american photographer Peter Turnley presents a collection of couples … Read the rest

Black and White Photography by Benoit Courti

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What makes Benoit Courti’s story interesting is that he’s been doing professional photography only since 2010. He embraced the portrait/art after spending years as a music composer. The result is a convincing mixture between a powerful and imaginative narrative on one side and a carefully crafted minimal imagery, rich in texture and detail on the other.

Benoit Courti lives and works in Paris and most of the work on his website is for sale.

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