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Street Photographer Interview #1Street Photographer Interview #1 by hosagu
Hi all Fellow Deviants
Welcome to the first interview of a series of interviews which will be given to any street photographers who will have received a Daily Deviation in Street Photography category.
Hi Jinnger AKA Jinn, would you please tell us about yourself and who your are as an Artist Photographer?
My name is Leow Jinn Jyh (Leow being my surname) and I grew up on the island of Penang, Malaysia but have spent the last 5 years living in Melbourne, Australia. I've just completed my degree in Architecture and am awaiting graduation.
I'm not sure if I'll call myself an artist photographer; I feel that the moniker is much more deserving for someone of a much higher calibre than me. I photograph casually as I am walking among the "life" of the cities I live in or visit. I simply enjoy photographing moments and snippets of them, capturing the fleeting scenes of unk
My Whole LifeFrom 'La mia vita intera' (My whole life) by Mario Giacomelli.My Whole Life by myraincheck
'Mine is a poetic realism, meaning that it omits, it leaves out, a few things. I start from a certain reality, but at the same time I ensure that it is my own reality: I bend it, shape it to my advantage, for what I want to say'.
'What matters to me is to feel, to look inside myself. I want to understand who I am, what I want, in that moment, in front of that situation, why I am here and not there, why I want this and not that. In my photographs what is important are the ideas inside them, the thoughts, the emotions, the sensations. This is what it matters, even if I don't deny reality'.
'Photography is not difficult - as long as you have something to say'
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I'm Pharmacist , I'm Indonesian,I'm moslem, I wear hijab, I LOVE photography , and I am tomboy-ish |
Current Residence: Bandung, Indonesia
Favourite cartoon character: Blue *the dog...*, Snaps *from Chalk Zone*, Timmy (the lamb in Shaun the Sheep)