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Lone Man Photography

These Gloomy Photographs Evoke a Sense of Sadness in the Viewer

— July 19, 2016 — Tech
The dismal atmosphere that photographer 'Ole Marius Joergensen' manages to capture in these gloomy photographs is truly a feat.

This particular series by the famed photographer is titled 'Vignettes of a Salesman.' Throughout the series, a man presumed to be a salesman in Oslo, Norway is wandering around from place to place, holding a briefcase and a suitcase in his hands. Wearing a top hat and a trench coat, the man is seen walking around Oslo in dark, lonely stretches of fields or roads. Occasionally, the man is seen indoors or peering into a homes, all of which seem deserted.

These gloomy photographs manage to create a sense of sadness in the viewer as they so poignantly capture the main subject's loneliness.
Trend Themes
1. Loneliness Photography - Photographers can explore the emotions of loneliness and solitude to create strong and impactful images.
2. Atmospheric Photography - Photographers can experiment with different techniques to create atmospheric images that evoke emotions in viewers.
3. Traveling Salesman Trend - The image of a traveling salesman evokes a sense of nostalgia and could be used in marketing campaigns or as inspiration in creative works.
Industry Implications
1. Fine Art Photography - Artists can create powerful and evocative pieces by exploring the themes of loneliness and atmosphere in their photography.
2. Marketing - The image of a traveling salesman could be used in marketing campaigns for various industries such as travel or consumer goods.
3. Film/tv - The concept of a traveling salesman can inspire or be used as a character type in film or TV projects.
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