Now This Man Can Shoot Written by Eric Labastida One of the best daily life photographers working today. Enjoy! Share this:EmailTweetShare on TumblrLike this:Like Loading... Related 5 thoughts on “Now This Man Can Shoot” Yep, he can really shoot! I love the way he uses the light / shade to overexpose some of his subjects while leaving others exposed normally. I’d seen the ‘people in the mist’ photos before too but I didn’t realise that the mist came from fountains. I personally like his earlier b&w photography to his later colour work. Thanks Eric, great blog. Mike. LikeLike Reply Mike, I’m really happy you liked this post. Trent Parke’s work has been one of my favorites for a while now. I too prefer his earlier work to his current work, although, Christmas Bucket is pretty funny. By the way, if you are a collector of photo books as I am, if you ever see one of Parke’s books in the $100 range, leap on it. I think because of rarity, his books go for a premium. I would LOVE a copy of Dream Life, Just not for $2000 Every time I look at his early work I’m reminded how unbelievebly important light is in a photograph. LikeLike Reply Thanks, Eric. Finding a copy of Dream Life in your Christmas stocking would sure be something. I love Trent’s enthusiasm. I found your blog via Daniel Milnor’s Smogranch. As you probably read, he said you are a screw head: a term of endearment for-sure. You sure enjoyed Tijuana! Mike. LikeLike Reply Don’t trust anything that nut job says. He’s just jealous. LikeLike Reply That’s what I thought. LikeLike Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.