VANISHING CUBA is a visual storytelling project by American photographer Michael Chinnici. The collection depicts Cuba's changes as it emerges from more than 60 years of isolation and decay.
Michael's 24 trips to Cuba have yielded tens of thousands of photographs, thought-provoking, and emotional stories, creating lifelong friendships. Vanishing Cuba is about capturing the past, present, and future of Cuba, and even more so, about capturing the Soul of Cuba. Michael's love affair with Cuba and the Cuban people clearly comes through in this compelling and beautifully produced book.
This long-awaited large-format coffee table book is available in the Silver Edition, the Deluxe Edition and the collector series Reserve Edition, limited to just 300 copies.
Michael Chinnici is a New York-based photographer, creative director, and designer. He has traveled the world photographing people, streets, architecture, landscapes, motorsports, aerial, and fashion, and enjoys the challenges that various photographic disciplines present. Michael is the Founder and CEO of Photo Workshop Adventures, a premier photo tour company offering over 150 photo-centric cultural adventures in over 50 countries. He loves sharing his photography experiences and is a frequent speaker at events where he discusses his 'Evoking Emotion' approach to photography.
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SMALL INTIMATE MOMENTS
PHOTOGRAPHY OFFERS ME THE OPPORTUNITY TO BE IN THE WORLD WHILE I ALSO FLOATING OUTSIDE IT. WHEN I AM IMMERSED IN MAKING CANDID PHOTOGRAPHS, I SLOW DOWN AND ENJOY MOMENTS THAT I WOULD OTHERWISE MISS." - REBECCA ROTHEY
THE CAMERA'S EYE
I have had the incredibly good fortune to learn photography and life lessons from many of the most influential photographers in the history of the medium.
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The "Haunting Portraits" series focuses on the hard workers of Bangladesh. They work either in the docks, shipyards, or as laborers in the brick factories outside Dhaka. In 2020 I visited different places and portrayed the workers photographically.
AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH QUIM FÀBREGAS
THE CHILDHOOD OF THE BAKA PYGMIES The childhood of the Baka pygmies is a photographic report made in the jungle of Cameroon. This report exhibits the childhood life of the pygmies, their freedom, their way of spending hours in the middle of nature, and the toughness of living in a habitat that rains for many months of the year, and It's extremely tough to get food. You can see the faces of the happy and cheerful children, but you can also see the hardness of the mothers.
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An Exclusive Interview With MANFRED BAUMANN
My grandfather had won many photo competitions; he dealt with artistic b/w photography. We grew up in the mountains of Austria, and his work later reminded me a lot of Ansel Adams' landscapes artistic style. He gave me my first camera, a Praktika 1000, and I still have it. Without him, I might never have gotten into photography!
Hieronymus Grabstein – Monumentum
Our brain is organized so that it analyses and memorizes visual information faster than any text. A spectator is always curious to see what is left outside the camera’s view. There is hardly a better way to tell stories of people’s lives other than via visual imagery. Handicraft– from the beginning and up to the end of each operation. It is not an automated process but significant experience, expertise, and a bit of spontaneity and freedom of artistic creativity.
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I always try to isolate as many details as I can from the final image I want to create, like that I able to get to a more accurate representation of the image in my head.
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Palette For Spring/Summer 2022
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