UrbanWeird Photography
Piscine Horror #2.jpg

Photo Sketchbook

Thoughts on general photography and personal photographic process.

A Somber Disquiet

I, as do many photographer probably, often struggle to describe my “style” of photography and have wondered what words other people form in their minds to describe my photography. I was very pleased to receive the review and the care this person (it was anonymous) took in reviewing my work as a set and individually. 

Read More
Brian Wood-KoiwaComment
The Hegemony of Street

I’ve been thinking quite a bit about how I photograph people for my photographic work. I’ve been trying to rid myself of the guilt of not following some of the “rules” of street photography that have become more solidified over the years. 

Read More
Brian Wood-KoiwaComment
Juxtaposition

One term that is used quite a bit in photography is ‘juxtaposition’; to the point that it has become a bit cliché to use it. Dictionary.com defines “juxtaposition” as “an act or instance of placing close together or side by side, especially for comparison or contrast.” 

Read More
Brian Wood-KoiwaComment