Werner Engelen

Werner Engelen contemporary photography & the work of others he really digs

Alex Prager – Face in the crowd

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When you study the images from Alex Pragers “Faces In The Crowd” up close, you may just notice that all of what you see is no accident. Each of the images in her series is perfectly choreographed. Every position and every expression is carefully calculated to give the viewer the exact image that the photographer initially intended.

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February 3, 2014 at 7:39 pm

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Dale Irby wearing same outfit for 40 years straight

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In every school picture for the past 40 years, Dale Irby wore the same 1970s-era polyester shirt and coffee-colored sweater.

Didn’t want you to miss out on this one.

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January 20, 2014 at 8:22 pm

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Yuki Iwanami – FUKUSHIMA landscapes

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What happens when a serious accident happens at a nuclear power plant? In the aftermath of the earthquake which hit Japan in 2011 the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant was damaged and as such invisible radiation invaded the land and the lives of the people in Fukushima, Japan.

Yuki Iwanami shares his view on the aftermath in FUKUSHIMA landscapes.

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December 18, 2013 at 8:32 pm

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Bryan Schutmaat – Grays the mountain sends

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Thank you Jef Boes for directing me to this fine American photographer.

In his series ‘Grays the mountain sends‘, Bryan explores the lives of working people which reside in small mountain towns & mining communities in the American West.

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December 8, 2013 at 8:31 pm

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Wouter Deprez

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Wouter Deprez returning from Plettenburg, South-Africa. Unpacking hist last & final box.

Welcome back Wouter.

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November 22, 2013 at 8:56 pm

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Martin Heylen

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Last week Martin Heylen was invited at an event called ‘books & bubbles’ at which a FB (Famous Belgian) shares his favorite books and afterwards also shares a glass of champagne – well actually a couple of glasses.

Afterwards I caught Martin in the catacombs shelving his books.

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October 21, 2013 at 8:25 pm

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353 visitors

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Thanks you to all 353 visitors of my exposition these last 3 weeks.

Hope you got the story or even better, imagined your own one.

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October 15, 2013 at 8:22 pm

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Solo expo – last weekend

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Final notice – last 2 days – presence guaranteed on Sunday October 13 between 15:00 & 16:00.

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October 11, 2013 at 7:29 pm

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Movie ‘ODYSSEA’ – Jimmy Kets

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During ‘Moments before the flood’, the latest photography project by Carl De Keyzer, Jimmy Kets filmed the workflow & thoughts of the Magnum photographer.

The movie will be on display at Bozar cinema in Brussels on October 5 and at Cinema Zuid in Antwerp on November 21.

Who wants to join me?

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September 28, 2013 at 5:59 am

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Solo exposition – meet & greet

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I will be present for a meet & greet and if you like some small tour on Sunday September 22, Sunday October 6 & Sunday October 13 between 15:00 & 16:00. Feel free to pay a visit to the expo whenever you are in town.

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September 14, 2013 at 8:33 pm

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