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EXHIBITIONS | LARS KRUTAK
PHOTOGRAPHY & CURATION As the old saying goes, anthropologists do it in the field! And in order to properly document indigenous tattooing in all of its many forms photography is a must, especially when you create coffee table books. I am a largely self-taught shooter... well, my dad gave me some instruction when I was kid! And when there is no electricity or generators around, I always bring a mechanical camera in case I can't charge the batteries on my Nikon DSLR. To tell you the truth, most of the photos on this website are slides made with the sturdy Nikon Fm3A - it has never failed me whether in the jungle, swamp, or searing heat of the desert. I prefer natural light and I am always searching for unique angles to shoot the portraits I create. I am passionate about photography and I try to reach as many people as I can with my exhibitions, such as Shamanic Skin: The Art of Magical Tattooing which has traveled the world. Shamanic Skin has now visited London, Florence, Kuching,