Dream World: Revisiting the Surreal Urban Landscapes of Japan by Anthony Presley

Anthony Presley lives and works in Memphis Tennessee. In 2019, he received his Bachelors in Fine Arts in Studios at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Presley’s film work has been included in over 30 film festivals including the Chicago International Genre Film Festival.

His photography work has been in 20 group exhibitions. His work has been nominated and won 17 awards including the Experimental Edge Festival Photography Winner and Best Horror Short at Top Shorts Film Festival. Currently, he is working on three short films, a Photography book, and an art exhibition.

More: Anthony Presley, Instagram, Facebook, Behance h/t: 121clicks

“I’ve wanted to go to Japan ever since I was a child. Its culture, nature, and architecture – I always thought those were absolutely beautiful.

In 2018, I was finally able to fulfill my childhood dream and let myself get consumed by this marvelous country. I must admit when I stepped out of the Tokyo Train station I could not stop myself from tearing up because the desire that I have been holding for the past 20 years was finally within my grasp.

Dream World is a Street/Urban Photography series that acts as a personal journal during my stay. While I documented everything I saw and experienced, I used specific developing techniques with Color to represent the Emotional state I was fulfilling this Dream. The Dream World, the act of fulfilling my oldest desire and the magical experience that I will never forget.”

(Visited 1 times, 3 visits today)

Leave Your Comment Below

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Photographer Paints Portraits Of Inuit People Into Polar Night Landscapes
Spectacular Winning Images of the 7th Fine Art Photography Awards
"Future Cities": Distorted Cityscapes by Ruben Frosali
Photo Project That Proves Beauty Knows No Nationality
Napoleon’s Veterans Have Been Brought To Life In Color
Photographer Anna Radchenko Explores A Reverse Side Of A Mother’s Love
Beautiful Black And White Portraits Of Celebrities Taken By Kate Barry
“Mirrors and Windows” Project by Gabriele Galimberti
"Nightland": Breathtaking Urban Nightscape Photography By Michael Streckbein
Beautiful Photos Of Marilyn Monroe In New York City By Ed Feingersh, 1955
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2011
Carnival Queen Election on Canary Islands
Photographer Omar Reda Documents The Beauty Of Tribal Women In Ethiopia
French Farmers Are Magnifique In Racy 2017 Calendar
Couple In Their 80s Celebrate Their 60th Wedding Anniversary With Photos In Original Outfits
Japanese Photographer Spends His Life Shooting Women's Thighs
Photographer And Her Friends Reclaim Their African Roots In Visually Striking Portraits
Photographer Zachariah Epperson Captures The Magical World Of Ballet And Dancers
"Geometric Variants", An Optical Illusion Photography Project By Erika Zolli
Ronnie Wood Art Exhibition: Rolling Stones Guitarist Portraits Include Mick Jagger, Keith Richards
Zombie Engagement Photos Capture Undying Love
Lovely Rainy Day Photos That Look Like Oil Paintings
Celebrity Portraits Taken At The Vanity Fair Oscar Party 2017
Typhoon Guchol Hits Across Japan
Ballerina And Flowers A Photo Series About The Resemblance Of The Two Elegances
Artist Makes A Fun Virtual Road Trip With Her Photoshopped Family
Striking Drone Photography By Martin Sanchez
Someone Found An Old Photo Album Full Of Pics Of This Woman And Hollywood Celebrities In A Thrift Shop
Lise Sarfati: She
You Have To See These Astonishing Photos Taken By A 14-Year-Old Boy