Fran Simó

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Un viaje personal

Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Hace unas semanas, seleccionando fotos para el fotoblog, me encontré con esta pareja de imágenes. Me pareció interesante hacer una serie…

Passengers: From the Kodak Brownie to the iPhone

Although iPhoneography might seem to be about a group of addicted fans and technobuffs who cannot stop using their mobile phone, it is in reality the continuation of a trend that began with the advent of the Kodak Brownie in February 1900 and has been developing since then. The Kodak Brownie is recognised as the…

Photoblogging

In 2002, the lab where I used to have my film developed reduced the price of ‘developing to CD’ and I started asking for the digital medium. By the beginning of 2003 I’d already decided to give paper up. The dematerialization of my photos implied that I didn’t have anything to take to work anymore…

¿Por qué?

Sincronizados al ritmo urbano es difícil cuestionarse. Nos arrastra como la corriente de un río que no sabemos a dónde va. Cuando de repente somos una gota desprendida del conjunto y caemos verticalmente, sintiendo el vértigo de la cascada adquirimos una conciencia distinta de nuestra propia naturaleza. Después del golpe volvemos a ser parte del…