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Angelo Musco - possibly the greatest underwater art piece ?


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#1 Cal

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Posted 25 April 2012 - 11:43 PM

Hey Crew,

Angelo Musco's work is world renowned.

I stumbled on a behind the scenes video of how he made his underwater masterpiece

The video is here To get an idea of the size of the final piece, check out the second video on the blog.

Here's his website

Personally, this guy is easily one of my favorite artists

Thoughts?

Cal

Edited by Cal, 25 April 2012 - 11:46 PM.

http://www.calmero.com.au/ - Creative Underwater Photography

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Posted 26 April 2012 - 01:38 AM

I like the imagery although is not really what I like most. I understand is more of a mixed "art" with all the postprocessing involved etc... than specifically photography. What really impresses me are the resources, printing, mounting, craftmanship etc... (not much to do with art but with management).
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Posted 26 April 2012 - 07:53 AM

Shades of Hieronymus Bosch
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Posted 26 April 2012 - 05:57 PM

I love Bosch; his work is fascinating. Can stare at some of his pieces forever. Back in 77 I went to the Prada in Spain to see first hand. They wouldn't allow picture taking. Musco's work is a real craft that goes far beyond simple technical skill.
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Posted 26 April 2012 - 10:40 PM

200,000 bodies - and 2 years to create. Im in awe of both his vision and patience.