24.05.12 by Jeff

Barbara Probst

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

“Exposure #82: Munich studio, 08.26.10, 1:57 p.m.”
2010
4 parts 91 x 137 cm/36 x 54 inches each

 

These works by Barbara Probst might just be my favourite feature ever on Booooooom. I posted a few of her photographs back in 2008 and randomly visited her site today to find she has made even more amazing work since then. In each series the same exact second is captured from different viewpoints. Her work questions the authority of a lone photograph by revealing several different representations of the same moment. I love how her framing leaves just enough of a clue in each photo to figure out what’s going on.

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

“Exposure #88: Munich, Nederlingerstrasse 68, 04.06.11, 2:20 p.m.”
2011
3 parts: 81 x 112 cm/32 x 44 inches each

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

“Exposure #72: N.Y.C., Munich studio, 08.13.09, 12:41 p.m.”
2009
4 parts 168 x 112 cm/66 x 44 inches each

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

“Exposure #71a: N.Y.C., Crosby & Broome Streets, 06.25.09, 12:16 p.m.”
2009
2 parts 60 x 40 cm/24 x 16 inches each

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

“Exposure #70: Munich studio, 05.10.09, 3:03 p.m.”
2009
2 parts 60 x 60 cm/24 x 24 inches each

Photographer Barbara Probst photography

“Exposure #66: Munich, Volpinistrasse 67, 01.05.09, 2:10 p.m.”
2009
2 parts 77 x 62 cm/30 x 24 inches each

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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • at first glance some of the scenarios seem impossible – i find they are more rewarding the longer i look at them

    • completely agree.  the fun is in figuring how she managed the different settings in each photograph.

  • God damn.

  • thats absolutely amazing. really thanks Jeff.

  • Wow ! At first I couldn’t understand what was going on on these pictures, but you’re right, the more I look at them the more I get to understand the scenarios that are behind the poses and the expressions on the kid’s faces ! Love it !

  • the last 2 pictures gives me an idea about X Y !





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