On the occasion of World Dance Day April 29 2012 contemporary dance returns to live in the […]
Working with choreographers for me, is always a treat. Admittedly, I was indeed a trifle worried though when […]
Leaving Amsterdam for Maastricht this morning I felt a sense of longing to return. Having only had one evening of the atmosphere of this eclectic city, I was happy to know that at least tomorrow I will have the canals and architecture in front of my lens.
I am off to Maastricht today to begin the Boxing Project, with the Nederlanse Dansdagen festival.
One of the delights of my career is to photograph dance. From community workshops through to production and rehearsal shots for the Royal Ballet. Something that I will never stray from, despite my wonderful expeditions to Monte Carlo for Motor racing, or to the Outer Hebrides for Harris Tweed. Dance will always be inherent to my photographic practice. To capture something in flight, something that the eye simply cannot achieve by itself.
Please see the Boxing Bassano page for the project diary. ‘Boxing Bassano’ by Lara Platman, with diaries, photos […]
I never thought I would hear a group of ‘Hip hop’ dancers tell me that my Leica M9 […]
So last week I went to the Leica store in London’s Mayfair and this is what we got […]
Very rarely does one get invited to a ‘sharing’, a work that in its description is simply that. […]
“It is amazing when you can actually get eye contact with someone” said my dear friend last night […]
Diary of Lara Platman from Sunday 30th August 2009 from B Motion Blog This is my last diary […]
Diary of Lara Platman for Friday 28th August 2009 for the B Motion Blog Round Table Discussions– Movement […]