The computer has altered the way we look at things and in these two separate series of photos, the main subject is represented first as a pixelated figure and then as a pictogram– placing virtual and cyber iconography into realistic environments.
Take a look.
His Pixxxel editorial (the above shots) is a statement on the popularity of porn on the internet. According to the the photographer; 28, 2598 people click on a pornographic site on the internet every second. 35% of downloads, over a billion and a half images and videos, are pornographic and in 2006, 12% of all websites (about 4.2 million URLs) were of pornographic content. That’s a lot of pornographic pixels!
His traditional work is absolutely stunning as well. Below is one of my favorite images from his personal Urban Legends series: