Here are some photographs I included in my final project this year. I was happy to receive constructive criticism during the final critique on Monday. I guess it's still a work in progress...
The following work is a visual expression of how I'm finding a place in my new, Israeli surroundings. It's about coping with an unfamiliar atmosphere, wanting to be seen but not to steal the glory from the landscape itself. I wished to be a humble ornament, decorating the scenes that enticed me into the sweltering heat to document them. But sometimes, I let the landscape envelop the entire canvas without interference.
As my quirky teacher commented, "This is Alice in (the) Holy-Land". Although not physically present in every photograph, each one shows my unique outlook on this place.
And in case you didn't catch the reference: