FIETSEN: DUTCH [V] RIDE A BICYCLE; CYCLE, [N] BICYCLES. These photographs were taken in Amsterdam, the Netherlands between 21 September and 25 September, 2005. I spent approximately an hour each day... More > photographing bicycle commuters from an apartment on Marnixstraat, and over the span of four and a half days I photographed more than 1600 bicycles.< Less
NEON BONEYARD, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA -- The Neon Boneyard is a 3-acre lot filled with non-restored historic signage from the city of Las Vegas. For Las Vegas, these signs embody the character and... More > personality of the city. Once flashy, bright, beacons of celebrity, designed to lure and entice, they are now fading and peeling under the desert sun, stacked in a locked, dirt-floored lot.
Although these signs were carefully and deliberately designed and crafted, I set out to capture in my photographs the unintentional evolution of that design.< Less
This monograph is a selection of photos from a session with Storm Large in July 2005.
My motivation for photographing Storm came from watching her perform onstage. Beyond her incredible vocal... More > talent, her musicality, and her obvious physical beauty, she is a passionate artist who visually exudes an enormous power and range of emotion. I was inspired to capture this emotion and passion photographically.
Storm delivered the same emotional energy and professionalism as a model that I had seen when she performed with her band. We developed a great rapport in the studio, speeding through some of the most productive sessions I’ve ever experienced as a photographer. Storm was creative, dynamic, and playful in front of the camera, and I was thrilled with our results.
For a preview of some of the images in this book, visit www.domela.com.< Less