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Instant Life - A Bird's Eye View
French photographer Florian Beaudenon's series Instant Life offers a voyeuristic peek into the homes and lives of different men, women, and families, inviting viewers to inspect their belongings and behaviors from a bird’s eye view. This reminds me of Wes Anderson' use of birds eye view in his films. I've always loved this perspective!
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For some strange reason I've always loved voyeuristic work. You feel so strange, so detached as a viewer that it sometimes makes the subject more interesting. Like you are some celestial body looking over them
I like that all these people are faceless but we can still get a good sense of who they are
@Sjeanyoon But that's the thing. This is how the photographer sees them and portrays them, so we really don't get a good sense of who the person is. In reality, yeah, we see a little bit of their lives. But ambiguity is more fun, because we aren't directed as viewers to see a particular life, we are asked to think!
I just like the people swinging from the fingers of God and Adam in the first picture.
this is a cool way for a small glimpse into people's lives. I feel like my image would just look like a total mess!