Photography is always about capturing the meaning, significance and essence of a moment in time, however, conceptual photography takes this idea to the extreme, by capturing a thought, idea, or message to the viewer and communicating it in a clever and interesting method.
We’ve gathered up 30 awe-inspiring conceptual photographs that will make you take a moment to look a little bit closer and try to decipher the message of each photograph.
Ultra Skate Store has gotten a new structure:
In order to promote this new spot, designer Beto Janz customized used and broken decks, using the decks to produce skulls. Stickers with the brand and the address of the new stores were applied to them and they were left on streets nearby main skateboard places around Curitiba/Brasil – Therefore, anyone who finds them, gets them.
An "underground" way of promoting the store.
Hello this is my work, I hope you like it.
Roberta Marrero is a Spanish artist who has inspiration in Pop Art and Dada in his works. The artist uses the technique of image cutouts, collages and sketches with hidrocor. The images create an organized chaos with elements of the work. The figures represented are pop icons, like superheroes, Queen Elizabeth, Andy Warhol, David Bowie, and others, also uses cartoon characters, and typography.
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Halloween is definitely one of those feasts, which transcend the borders of traditional celebrations, like Thanksgiving Day or Christmas. Halloween is particular, for it is the only party time for ghosts and witches – actually, all those characters and magic forces, which are commonly associated with Evil. Thus, Halloween requires special and particular inspiration as well. The celebration itself starts with the stage of preparation, which is, literally, all about design. Halloween costumes, cards, posters, and, of course, pumpkin decorations – all of these offer immense space for designers and graphics artists to realize their Halloween ideas and concepts. On the other hand, Halloween itself is also a great source of inspiration for photographers.
Halloween photographs, like those presented in our today’s showcase, build the entire picture of this ancient Celtic holiday. Everything that you would normally treat ugly, frightening, scary, disgusting, and off-limits, is welcomed here. Furthermore, this forms the core of Halloween photography. However, there is also a great amount of some magic beauty in these Halloween photographs. Some of them feature the real kaleidoscope of bright colors, creating the atmosphere of carnival. Others highlight the unreal, yet extremely attractive and seducing beauty. Actually, Halloween stands for its own specific concept of splendor, which is far away from reality, but also exempt from multiple limiting generally accepted rules, usual social habits, and conventional aesthetic notions. This is, actually, what Halloween photography is about – to peep at the other world – the one, where magic, fantasy, and both the Good and the Evil reside…
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