Andrea Tonellotto Creates Simple Yet Powerful Images with an Instant Camera

 - May 25, 2011
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Polaroid photos have such a distinct quality to them that it's hard not to recognize, which is exactly why the Andrea Tonellotto 'Nobody. Is There Anybody Out There' photo series resonates so clearly. The photographs are simple and show empty places but are filled with meaning.

Andrea Tonellotto masters the art of the polaroid with these photos which show a subdued quality through the blurry lines and muted colors. Evoking a nostalgic feeling, Andrea Tonellotto's photos have the distinct power of being so simple yet so rich. The most amazing part is that there has been no use of Photoshop in the creation of these images.

Using the polaroid photo effect to its best ability, Andrea Tonellotto turns simple subjects and images into a series that is imbued with an ambiguous sort of depth.