“Sometimes just the facts of the matter make it interesting.” – Lee Friedlander
Joshua Rosenthal started in the arts at a young age. Switching from pencil to camera at one point in his youth sparked something within.
While attending Brooks Institute of Photography he shot a great deal of editorial and sports. Setting up a company and starting to make sales it seemed that he was attaining Friedlander’s “Trees and Forests”. But happiness was not found there.
“It has never been my object to record my dreams, just the determination to realize them.” - Man Ray
It’s the nuance that interests him. The things that most people don’t understand. The subtlety of a Robert Frank composition or Nan Goldin’s intimacy of a moment. It is from this place that the human story evolves.
Welcome to the new journey.