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Todd Hido

„To me it is no mystery that we can only photograph effectively what we are truly interested in or – maybe more importantly – are grappling with. Often unconsciously. Otherwise the photographs are merely about an idea or a concept – that stuff eventually falls flat for me – there must be something more, some emotional hook for it to really work for me“.
Todd Hido interviewed by Darius Himes

Back from Paris

I’m back from this year’s International Fotobook Festival in Paris. I did not win one of the prizes for my book dummy, but I did not expect to do so. I am just very very happy that my dummy was nominated for the shortlist, and that I was allowed to show it in Paris. This was my first time at the festival, and I am glad I went. For me one of the highlights was Tood Hido’s talk about his influences, his process and his forthcoming new book.

Here are some pictures I took while in Paris: