Christopher de Bethune: Sunshine | Portfolio

Trying to be there without being there.

What I like the most about wandering the streets, is that i sometime feel like a stray cat, both moving discreetly around with no precise destination, both being aware of our surroundings, both looking for different kind of food. The subject or the non-subject doesn't matter anymore.

It can come to me in different forms, from a lonely soul to an old house or an empty street with the right light, I'm just trying to squeeze any beauty from the layers of thoses big cities.

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Over the last years, a selected number of books published by 'dienacht Publishing' included a Special Collector's Edition with hand-picked Prints.

A list of photobooks that I discovered this year on the one side, and on the other side some books from my collection which are totally underrated.

Some will mark the city, some will get drunk, some will find love.

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These are portraits that I took of my girlfriend Emma.

The paint is falling off the walls; the old epochal cars are disassembled, and disoriented dogs are walking like ghosts through the dirty snow.

A 9 years journey which core is in Istanbul, a city where I feel at home, as if I had been there in another life. It's very important to me how the [...]