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1a1999 - Slum Village/Dilla Photo Book

RUN #:1xb-72
Type:75 Page - Hand Printed - Black and White Softcover Book
Size:7 x 9.5 Inches
Release:October 12, 2016
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ABOUT THIS ART:
This 75 page hand printed book contains 36 exclusive professional photos of J Dilla and Slum Village whilst on tour in Amsterdam circa 1999. It’s a 7 x 9.5 Inches black and white beautifully printed artbook which was manufactured, edited and overseen by photographer Yamandu Roos. He manages to capture the youth and vitality of Dilla with childhood friends and fellow musicians.
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ABOUT Yamandu Roos:
In the years after I got my first camera I slowly developed a bigger interests for photography. This led to an extraordinary internship at the age of 17 with Mario Marotta at Diario El Pais in Montevideo. Marotta fed my curiosity and taught me about the magic in photography. In that same period, during high school,I met Femi Dawkins a Jamaican artist living and working in Amsterdam. He and his wife Anna showed me more about being an artist and stimulated me to further research..to trust my eye, and to go for it. Eventually this led to going to art school. I often through the meaning of photography try to observe, allowing only the inhuman eye to capture what the heart sees. Wherever I am people and their surroundings fall subject to this third eye. Different places and faces have the ability to transform day-to-day living in an environment into the fuel of my imagination. Inevitably friends, landscapes, objects and people from around the world, are captured in distinct life moments shaping the outcome of my images. At times I find detecting the intent of a visual display can become a greater task than registering the sound of a grand hello or an offensive goodbye.
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