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Sight-_Seeing 2

2012

The photobook Sight-_Seeing 2 spatially arranges a heterogeneous set of collectively taken pictures of Tyrolean winter landscapes—halfway between tourism’s advertising images and contemporary photos.


      The cover of the book Sight-_Seeing 2.
tags
landscape photography, photobook, print, spatial montage, Tirol
role
graphic designer
responsibilities
archive search + selection, design concept, graphic design, layout, spatial montage
client
Wolfgang Scheppe Associates for Tirol Werbung
team
Andrea Buran, Jörg Koopmann, Wolfgang Scheppe

      A double page spread of the book Sight-_Seeing 2.

      A double page spread of the book Sight-_Seeing 2.

The ubiquity of the observer.

Also in this second edition the beginnings of the project was an incredibly large image archive, made up by pictures taken by the photographers Hans Herbig, Verena Kathrein, Jörg Koopmann, Regina Recht, Sebastian Schels, Alexander Ziegler and Richard Walch.


      A double page spread of the book Sight-_Seeing 2.

Unlike the previous set of pictures—which images had been characterized by strong visual contrasts that facilitated their combinations—the photos of this round were somehow visually levelled to varying degrees by the omnipresence of the snow.

Such a potential disadvantage was turned into a winning factor by voiding the margins between images, thus taking advantage of the inevitable differences between the various gradations of whiteness to subtly reveal the inner quality of each picture.


      A double page spread of the book Sight-_Seeing 2.

Absence/presence.


      A double page spread of the book Sight-_Seeing 2.

Couples


      A double page spread of the book Sight-_Seeing 2.

Vacuums.

The map of Tirol shows the paths followed by the photographers and the approximate locations of all shots included in the photobook.


      A double page spread of the book Sight-_Seeing 2.

      A double page spread of the book Sight-_Seeing 2.

      A double page spread of the book Sight-_Seeing 2.

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