"Suprasensorial"

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"Suprasensorial"
May 15, 2012

There was an intriguing exhibition in “Hirshhorn” museum, in Washington DC, created by Cruz Diaz and called “Suprasensorial”.

There were different rooms, each with different color and light that was described as “Circumstance and Ambiguity of Colors”! A kind of sensorial experimentations of different light, color and space!...

IMHO, it was quite uncomfortable to the eyes and I honestly felt very sorry for the poor museum guards who have to spend their whole days under that aggressive colors and lights! But my own “experiment” was to see how this place would look in photo!

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Very different. Why did everyone have to wear overshoes?

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In reply to l_objectif, May 15, 2012

well photographed
you may have spared me a visit to see it
such intense colors could set off migraines, even in those not susceptible
loved seeing these
thanks Louis
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Cadder wrote:

Very different. Why did everyone have to wear overshoes?

Thanks for stopping by, Cadder!

Well, they probably wanted to keep the floor clean, without any spot or stain, as an integral part of the exhibition! First, I was not aware of that and was stopped by a guard who asked me to wear those overshoes. Actually, they were made of a very slippery material that was also quite dangerous!

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Artichoke wrote:

well photographed
you may have spared me a visit to see it
such intense colors could set off migraines, even in those not susceptible
loved seeing these
thanks Louis

My pleasure, dear Arthur and thanks for you visit!

You are totally right about the migraines! It was really a wierd feeling and I was happy when it was finished!

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Nice captures Louis.

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Amazing! Thx for sharing.

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super ...
super rendering.. you try to render the colors as you experienced them
thanks for sharing this experience..
I guess we miss being in the middle of them...
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Beautiful! Eat your heart out, Monochrom!

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In the sixties they used to take LSD for that...
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Wow, a white balance nightmare, enough to get a camera processor go crazy!

Your pictures work extremely well IMO, great job.

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Not much my piece of cake either, but I still kind of like especially the first one, and also the fourth. Well shot in any case.

Congrats for your result with the ´Busy Street´ challenge BTW!

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MilSooper wrote:

Nice captures Louis.

Thanks, Mil!

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ravinj wrote:

Amazing! Thx for sharing.

My pleasure; thanks for visiting!
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Maphou wrote:

super ...
super rendering.. you try to render the colors as you experienced them
thanks for sharing this experience..
I guess we miss being in the middle of them...
kind regards

Thanks very much, dear Emile. Actually, the only PP that I had to do (besides resizing) was sharpening the figures. Under those lights and colors, people became a little too soft!

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Beautiful! Eat your heart out, Monochrom!

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In the sixties they used to take LSD for that...
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This exhibition may be very nostalgic for some! ...
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Wow, a white balance nightmare, enough to get a camera processor go crazy!

Your pictures work extremely well IMO, great job.

Thanks very much, Olivier! I was very surprised to see how "Real" the colors became and they didn't need almost no PP!...

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JasperD wrote:

Not much my piece of cake either, but I still kind of like especially the first one, and also the fourth. Well shot in any case.

Thank you very much, Jasper! I am usually open to many styles, forms and shapes in art! Of course, there are some I like; some I don't! Even when I like; there are some I wouldn't have at home!

Congrats for your result with the ´Busy Street´ challenge BTW!

Very kind of you; thanks. I am glad you noticed; I was very surprised by the choice of the voters. There was another that I prefered, but I am very flattered for the result anyway! ....

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I'll have to check it out! Not sure about the exhibit itself, but it looks like a great opportunity for pictures! Very cool.

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