Rebel Shop Geek Store

Subscribe

The World’s Most Secure Safe… For Watches!
The World’s Most Secure Safe… For Watches!

KICKSTARTER
J.A.E.S.A: Next Generation Artificial Intelligence
J.A.E.S.A - Next Generation Artificial Intelligence
KICKSTARTER
Looksery: Real-Time Face Transformation Filters
Looksery App
KICKSTARTER
Leaf Mount: Collapsible Stand For iPads, Samsungs, Kindle+
Leaf Mount
KICKSTARTER
ANTVR: All-In-One Universal Virtual Reality Kit
ANT Virtual Reality
LIFESTYLE | 3 Years Ago By Diana Adams

Photography: Intimate Drive-By Pictures Of People & Their Cars

Andrew Bush Driving Photographs
Advertisement

I write about photography a lot. I love it! Lately though, I’ve really been getting into a specific kind of photography. I don’t know what it’s called, but it’s where the pictures are spontaneous and unplanned. I like pictures of people who didn’t expect to be photographed on that day, and as a result, there is an honesty and genuinely intimate feeling to them.

One example of this is in the article I wrote yesterday entitled Photography: Squished Up Faces On The Tokyo Train. None of the people in those pictures are posed, and as sad as they are, they are still unique and artistic in a natural way. There is so much humanity and humility in those photographs.

These pictures below are similar, but there is an interesting twist. Not only did most of these people not know they were being photographed, these pictures were taken between 1989 and 1997. Can you imagine what it would be like to find one of these pictures now and realize for the first time that someone photographed you 22 years ago, and you never knew it? That would probably wig out some people, but I think it would be kinda neat.

Photographer Andrew Bush took these pictures while he drove around Los Angeles during that period of 8 years. The pictures were taken as he drove alongside these cars on the highway. His camera was mounted on the passenger window. He even published a book containing these photos called Drive. You can see more of this collection on his website. Each photograph on the site contains the exact time, date and location where it was taken. The detail he included to properly catalog these pictures is astounding. It’s a little bizarre how much you can tell about a person’s personality from seeing him or her in the driver’s seat of a car.

Drivers Intimate Driving Photographs

Drivers Motorists Driving Photographs

Drivers In Driving Photographs

Drivers In Driving Photographs

Drivers In Driving Photographs

Drivers In Driving Photographs

Drivers In Driving Photographs

Drivers In Driving Photographs

Drivers In Driving Photographs

Drivers In Driving Photographs

Via: [Brain Pickings] [Laughing Squid]

Author Avatar Image Representation

Author: Diana Adams

Diana has a passion for blogging and has written over 4,000 blog posts. You can usually find Diana working in her home office in Atlanta or sitting in the corner of a downtown Starbucks somewhere with her mobile devices in one hand and a Grande Caramel Macchiato in the other. She loves Star Wars, hot chicken wings, and nice people.

Leave A Comment

You Might Also Like...
Bit Rebels
World’s First Wi-Fi Kettle Lets You Boil Water From Your Smartphone
World’s First Wi-Fi Kettle Lets You Boil Water From Your Smartphone
SHARES
325
Breakthrough Biological Circuit Tech Can Be Wrapped Onto Anything
Breakthrough Biological Circuit Tech Can Be Wrapped Onto Anything
SHARES
356
Cesium 133 Is The World’s First Consumer Atomic Wristwatch
Cesium 133 Is The World’s First Consumer Atomic Wristwatch
SHARES
250
Dedicated Fan Creates Impressive Game Of Thrones LEGO Figurines
Dedicated Fan Creates Impressive Game Of Thrones LEGO Figurines
SHARES
227
Groundbreaking Virtual Robotics Allow Us Our Very Own Robot Avatar
Groundbreaking Virtual Robotics Allow Us Our Very Own Robot Avatar
SHARES
171
 
css.php