Photography Magazine & Awards

Editorial • January 19, 2019

Wong Kar-Wai’s Color Obsession

During the 90’s, Hong Kong Second Wave film director Wong Kar-Wai gaining recognition from film critics after breakout hits like Chungking Express, Fallen Angels and In the Mood for Love which expressed the complexities of modern love in Hong Kong.


Luca Tombolini

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THEME: COLOR Deadline: 31 January 2019

© Deepak Singh Kathait

“Color! What a deep and mysterious language, the language of dreams.” – Paul Gauguin

Cool or warm, soft or vivid, how can subtle shades of colors affect mood and our perception of a scene?

This month, we invite all photographers driven by their artistic eye and passion for color to join the award and celebrate with us the beauty and diversity of color photography.

Be it in portrait, landscape, fashion, street, documentary, fine art or any other form of photography - classic or experimental:

We’re open to all genres and want to see YOUR colors!

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