REM

PhotographerFlorian Mueller
PrizeSilver in Nature / Trees
Entry Description

REM sleep (Rapid eye movement sleep) is a unique phase of mammalian sleep characterized by random movement of the eyes, low muscle tone throughout the body, and the propensity of the sleeper to dream vividly. These pictures represent a mixture of natural environment and dreamlike floating branches and tree trunks. I play with waht we are used to see and recognize and the feeling that "something is not right". When we dream ordinary situations but feel that something is different...

About Photographer

In times of an endless flood of images & greed for perfection I see the necessity to look into an entirely different direction: The images is not enough, it is the abstraction and the individual view oft he beholder, together they reach into and below the surface of customary patterns of conception. The imagination of the viewer supplements what's absent; what thematically is not dissolved receives an invisible layer through the observer. All about evocation of thoughts, associations, emotions