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Josef Sudek’s Still Lifes

Posted on by Ginnie

Only a smattering of other photographers — American Edward Weston comes to mind — were as able as Josef Sudek in capturing light so magnificently. How it is refracted by glass, how it bounces off a surface, how it plays with its contrary, the shadows. Sudek’s excellent skills as a printer, acquired after years of stubborn trials and errors and unwavering perfectionism, only sublimate the extraordinary quality of his images. The tonal range of his prints is such that the […]