Photography Meets Vintage Postcard

At first glance, Slovakian photographer Maria Svarbova’s photographs look like vintage postcards, or even old paintings. The pastel colors, highly posed figures, and cross-processed tones transport the viewer into a scene that appears in a sort of alternative universe. The stoic, stiff poses of the models are almost robotic, and the symmetry and cleanliness of the shots remind of scenes from Wes Anderson films.

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