"From the Underworld"
Part of the series “Hidden Images”.
I never manipulate my images, digitally or otherwise.
Taking pictures of ordinary objects, deconstructing these objects through the point of view adopted, and consequently revealing images that are not related to the physical object itself, demonstrates how a different perspective can create new possibilities.
Biography: Carlos Jordao was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Having lived most of his life in Brazil, due to the characteristics of his previous work he had the opportunity to travel around the country, from large cities like Sao Paulo to remote villages in the Amazon rainforest. It was during this period that he developed his habit of walking the city streets observing the small details that were unique in each region, but constantly going unnoticed by many people. Walking the world collecting singular images of apparently ordinary subjects became a striking feature of his work as a photographer....