A long time ago there was a young boy whose friends at school had told him about a galaxy far, far away. The little boy told his father about that galaxy, too. So one day they went to the movies to find out all about it. The boy and his father both enjoyed the film as well as the galaxy. The father didn’t have too much time to dive into this new universe as he had to work a lot. But the boy sure did. And soon the characters, stories, heroes, and villains were a big part of his life.
Passion can be found in various fields and situations. Go to a concert, a classical one with a huge orchestra or a rock gig: if the musicians are passionate about their work you will be able to feel it.
Whenever a cook celebrates his craftsmanship to a certain level you will taste it.
And you don´t have to study arts to understand what drove a painter to create a masterpiece that really touches your heart.
Passion and Toyphotography
To me, Passion is and has always been not only an emotion but also a very special energy. A quick look at Wikipedia confirms that impression.
When asking fellow photographers why they photograph toys, so far most replied with “For the fun of it”.
While most everyone will probably be working on their idea of recognition or already be preparing their nostalgia I´ve got some great news for you: We, the StuckInPlastic crew, will be showing some of our artworks at this year´s edition of the Floating Bricks exhibition on the 17th and 18th of March!
I´m sure most everyone who participated in our little weekly challenge #SiPgoes52 asked themselves the same question: What is spirituality? So did I.
First I guessed the word was originally connected to a religious context. A look at Wikipedia’s ideas confirmed that:
“Traditionally, spirituality refers to a religious process of re-formation which aims to recover the original shape of man, oriented at the image of God as exemplified by the founders and sacred texts of the religions of the world.”
Another week is a wrap and I´m happy to say we´ve had one more week of great submissions to our photography challenge #SiPgoes52! There were even more entries than in previous weeks so let´s put our hands together for everyone who shared their idea of Emotion:
Fitness may be the word of the week in our fantastic #SiPgoes52 challenge and I´ll be the last to say that sports are no good. Still some time out in between exercises is good, too.
Time we knew how to spend well when our friends from HispaBrick magazine kindly asked us whether we wanted to contribute to their brand new issue with a little article. We´re specially happy to be on board as in 2018 their team are having their ten years anniversary!! Congratulations from all of us!!
Seriously? We’re already two weeks into 2018?? Awesome!
Awesome because it means that we’ve already arrived in our #SiPgoes52 challenge. The one where there’s a new word for everyone to explore every single week. All in all 52 words that you may think about. And last but not least: 52 words for you to visualize with your camera.