Category: Background

03/Jun/2012

Permalink 11:54:00 by Sinwyn, Categories: Background

Understanding death

After last blog I started thinking about the artists I used. I know there are many more out there, but I used Sally Mann and Joel-Peter Witkin. Witkin uses the corpses of John and Jane Does to adjust them and then makes pictures. Which are both gross a… more »

17/May/2012

Permalink 15:54:00 by Sinwyn, Categories: Background

Post Mortem Photography

Since photography was discovered in 1826, people started wanting to put their memories into pictures, especially memories of people. Photography was, however, very expensive. Rich people could affort it, the middle class, couldn't affort it and had to… more »