On Standby

 

This project was initially concerned with photographing small lights around the home in order to explore the luminous quality of these seemingly insignificant objects.

 

The photographs seem to bring to life inanimate objects and make visible strange light effects which are hardly noticable with the naked eye.

 

‘An amazing £915 million is wasted in the UK every year by people not turning things off standby.’  Energy Saving Trust

 

2009

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