Lecture by Vincenzo Castella, November 22 2007.
Lecture sponsored the Dipartimento dei Beni Culturali delle Arti della Storia of Università of Salento held at the Auditorium of the Museo Provinciale Sigismondo Castromediano, Lecce.
Vincenzo Castella, one of the major Italian photographers of his generation introduces students, scholars and photography lovers Buildings, a photographic project he began in 1998 and completed in 2008. His talk includes recollections of some of his image-taking experiences as well as details on the acquisition and post-production phases and offers important theoretical insights to ponder on the difference between human visual experience and lens vision.
Castella’s conceptual analysis of digital technology and his insightful reflections on photographic optics greatly stimulated and inspired the audience.