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Featured Artist: Brigette Bloom

Name: Brigette Bloom
Hometown: The desert.
Current town: Everywhere.
Film and/or Digital: Film.
First camera: My dad’s old film camera, I don’t know what kind it is, but I loved it.
Current camera: Spectra. The Impossible Project donated a ton of film for my next project so I can use my old Polaroid camera again; it’s so dreamy.
How [...]

Guest Curator: Timothy Buckwalter

These twelve images were chosen by friend, artist and guest curator Timothy Buckwalter, one of the few people who has read a draft of Ghost Time, the first book written under the umbrella of Saccades Project. These photographs will appear in Gallery 8, on the project website, and special thanks to Tim and all the artists [...]

Featured Artist: Eni Turkeshi

Name: Eni Turkeshi
Hometown: Tirana , Albania
Current town: Tirana, Albania
Film and/or Digital:
I use both. I have a weakness for analogue and for its processes magic, but I’d not underrate digital as well. It’s cheap, fast and good if you’re making experiments. I find the analogue-versus-digital dialogue pointless, actually, because in the end, it doesn’t matter the [...]

Featured Artist: Nevena Popović

Name: Nevena Popović
Age: 22
Hometown: Krčedin, Serbia
Current town: Novi Sad, Serbia
Film and/or Digital: Mostly film.
First camera: A compact Olympus
Current camera: Nikon f601m and Zenit ET
How long have you been taking photographs?
For about four years.
Thoughts about first images ever taken, describe them?
Some of my first photos were simple observations of the world around me, they were [...]

Featured Artist: Jordan Tiberio

Name: Jordan Tiberio
Age: 19
Hometown: Rochester, New York.
Current town: Manhattan, New York.
Film and/or Digital: Both!
First camera: Canon Rebel XS
Current camera: Canon 5D Mark II
How long have you been taking photographs?
I’ve been taking photographs for the purpose of making art since January of my sophomore year of high school. Before then, I had always stolen [...]

Featured Artist: Ben Giles

Name: Ben Giles
Age: 19
Hometown: Bury St Edmunds (Suffolk, England)
Current town: Bury St Edmunds
Film and/or Digital?
Film, definitely. It just has a quality that a lot of digital photography doesn’t have; there are lots of reasons, but it mainly just looks nicer.
First camera: Disposables, Olympus 35 Sp, and I had a [...]

Featured Artist: Jillian Marleen Becker

Name: Jillian Marleen Becker
Age: 21
Hometown: A village near Hannover
Current town: Hannover, Germany
Film and/or Digital: Film
First camera: Some compact camera that my grandparents gave to me as a child.
Current camera: Zenit-B and Minolta x-300 are the ones I use most at the moment. I have a Kodak Retinette and an Olympus mju II that I grab every [...]

Featured Artist: Iva Cukic

Name: Iva Cukic
Age: 28
Hometown: Belgrade, Serbia
Current town: Belgrade, Serbia
Film and/or Digital: Film
First camera: Canon A-1, but then I bought a simpler one at the flea market, Smena 8M.
Current camera: Yashica Electro 35 GSN and Cosina Hi-Lite
How long have you been taking photographs?
Since I was 21.
Thoughts about first images ever taken, describe them?
I remember the [...]

Featured Artists: Synchrodogs

Names: Synchrodogs (Tania Shcheglova and Roman Noven)
Ages: 22 and 27
Hometown: Ivano-Frankivsk, St. Petersburg
Current town: Western Ukraine
Film and/or Digital: film
First camera: Zenit, Zenit
Current camera: Contax G1, Contax G2
How long have you been taking photographs?
5 years in general, 3 together.
How did you two start working together?
Started dating.
What was your personal photography like before you met [...]

Featured Artist: Amber Ortolano

Name: Amber Ortolano
Age: 15
Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii
Current town: Lowville, New York
Film and/or Digital: Digital
First camera: Small Pentax SLR
Current camera: Nikon D5000
How long have you been taking photographs?
I have been taking photographs for about three years, since I was 12 to be exact!
Thoughts about first images ever taken, describe them?
My first images weren’t super thought-out, [...]